Herein lies the details for the details for the 2016 Adelaide Mini.
Dates and Times
Dates: 28-29 May, 2016
Times: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $15 per person for the weekend
Where: 1 South Rd, Thebarton - parking available opposite the venue.
Forum discussion: https://auschristmaslighting.com/th...sunday-29th-may-confirm-your-attendance.8655/
Streaming: NO plans to stream this year, but we will be recording where practical. Recorded videos will be uploaded to the AusChristmasLighting YouTube account http://www.youtube.com/user/AusChristmasLighting/
Sponsors & Supporters
AttendeesRefer to the mini's forum discussion topic. Registration is located at the top of the discussion topic. Use the comment field for notifying whether attending Sat/Sun/both days.
Day 1 Plan (Saturday)
Time Presenter Activity SATURDAY - 28th May 8:30 - 9:00 am DOORS OPEN: Time For Setup! 9:30 am Karob WELCOME: Housekeeping 9:40 am ALL MEET AND GREET: Introductions 10:00 am Karob Common Display Elements...which one(s)? [Watch Video] ALL Display Element discussion 10:30 am Coffee Break 10:45 am Fing & mellowcouple Singing Faces [Watch Video] i13 5v versus 12v pixels ... the difference ALL General Chat 12:00 pm LUNCH 1:00 pm smartalec Soldering with 'uncle alec' (Karob said it!) i13 Demonstration: Hacking store-bought lights ALL General Chat 2:15 pm ALL Group photo (if we haven't already done it) Coffee Break 2:30 pm darylc Panels (P10 etc) with daryl [Watch Video] Kitman Wireless Controller Box Temperature display [Watch Video] ALL General Chat Karob Door Prize Draw 4:00 pm ALL General Chat, Debrief and Class Dismissed
Day 1 Dinner (optional)
Time Activity SATURDAY - 28th May 5:00 pm onwards Dinner and drinks at the Hilton Hotel (at your expense): 264 South Rd, Hilton. Hotel website
Day 2 Plan (Sunday)
Time Presenter Activity SUNDAY - 29th May 9:00 am ALL DOORS OPEN: Informal Chat and Setup 9:30 am Karob INTRO: The Mini continues! 9:40 am smartalec SmartAlec Lights controller range elnino ESP8266 Wireless Pixel Controller [Watch Video] darylc Falcon Controller 10:30 am Coffee Break 10:45 am adski Vixen 3: How to set up and sequence a Mega Tree [Watch Video] ALL General Chat 12:00 pm LUNCH 1:00 pm Fing XLights: How to set up and sequence a Mega Tree [Watch Video] ALL General Chat 2:15 pm Coffee Break 2:30 pm ALL Trade Table and Open Discussions 3:45 pm KAROB Farewells and goodbyes 4:00 pm ALL That's All Folks
* Subject to change
Suggested topics from the discussion thread
- Komby wireless
- Virtual santa
- Basics refresher (types of controllers, types of lights, which controller for which light)
- Vixen 3 (continuing off from where last year's Mini got to)
- Designing elements on a budget
- SmartAlec Lights goodies (pi-pixel, enclosure temperature reading ... wirelessly)
- Enclosures ... and capturing their temperature to display wirelessly (the follow up to what was proven last year ... that enclosures do get warm)
- ESPixelStick / Arduino
- P6 Panels (what are they ... how they are similar/different to P10 panels in more ways than just pixel density)
Required Software, Plugins and Files
To streamline presentations a shared presentation computer may be provided. Please list the software you require so that it can be installed.