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Devoxx Playground

Discover new projects and program on IoT devices! Bring your laptop to program hardware and stay for as long as you want. Technical leads will be onsite to answer questions and assist you with your projects. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience new IoT technology with Java.

Located in the back of the exhibit hall on Wednesday and Thursday, Nov 12-13

On the list of technical leads and projects are:

Stephen Chin

  • Raspberry Pi with Java 8 – Raspberry kits available
  • Makeblock Robot
  • Lego Mindstorm Robot
  • Night hacking sessions

Michael Hoffer

  • 3D Modeling and printing. You can create your own model to print onsite.

Geert Bevin

  • LinnStrument – Arduino-based revolutionary expressive musical controller
  • Leap Motion Controller – Very precise and fast arm, hand and finger tracking
  • Thalmic Myo – Wireless gesture control armband
  • Muse Headband – Brain sensing headband
  • Touch Board – Touch and distance sensing platform

Aldebaran Robotics Team

  • NAO Robot

Johan Vos and Niklas Therming

  • Real cross-platform Java app on mobile devices

Angela Caicedo

  • Wearable sensors. Only on Wednesday from 1:30pm – 3:30pm


Come watch interviews with experts and community members that are live streamed to a global audience.  The schedule of talks and live stream are available at http://nighthacking.com/ and recordings are posted to the Parlays NightHacking channel.  You can be part of the audience by dropping by the Devoxx Playground in the back of the vendor hall and cheering on [or heckling] your favorite hackers!

IoT Shop

The Playground will also welcome an IoT shop, same like last year but now located in the playground area.

Contact Yolande Poirier if you want to add your project to the playground or for any questions

Videos: Java User Group (JUG) Basel NightHacking

NightHacking session at JUG Basel in Switzerland showing lambdas, devices, and more.

Video: NightHacking Worldwide Lambdas – 1. Presentation

Video: NightHacking Worldwide Lambdas – 1. Presentation

Video from the NightHacking Worldwide Event with Brian Goetz and Stuart Marks on the new Java 8 Lambdas API. This first video includes the introductory presentation by Brian Goetz