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Upcoming Events

Arduino Boot Camp

Arduino is an open-source electronic prototyping platform that allows users to build interactive electronic gadgets. This hands-on Arduino Bootcamp is for beginners! It will get you started working with Arduinos. We will take you through several projects to build your confidence in working with Arduino, the basic programming necessary to use them, as well as […]

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Past Events

Tech Stroll

Featuring Technology – All Over Town! This fun, family-friendly event will showcase the amazing technology at work and available in our community. You'll find interactive displays featuring everything from virtual reality, to robots, to Catapult Cornhole. At the Westminster Library you'll be able to experience virtual reality, play with robots, and build a new creation […]

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Encompass Distinction Speaker Series: Socially Conscious Ventures

Funlayo Alabi, Founder and CEO of Shea Radiance. The MAGIC community is invited to attend an exciting new speaker series hosted by the McDaniel College Encompass Distinction program. In order to do good, you must first do well. Funlayo Alabi, CEO of Shea Radiance will be joining us to share her experience as a socially conscious entrepreneur. […]

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Encompass Distinction Speaker Series: Entrepreneurial Mindset

The MAGIC community is invited to attend an exciting new speaker series hosted by the McDaniel College Encompass Distinction program. Serial entrepreneur, Shahab Kaviani will be joining us to share the secrets to starting a growing profitable companies. He has over a decade of experience starting, scaling, and exiting companies. Prior to Breezio, Shahab was co-founder […]

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Encompass Distinction Speaker Series: From Idea to App

The MAGIC community is invited to attend an exciting new speaker series hosted by the McDaniel College Encompass Distinction program. Have an idea for an innovative app or online platform? Jason Stambaugh, McDaniel’s Entrepreneur in Residence, will be leading an interactive panel discussion with successful tech entrepreneurs to tease out best-practices and practical advice for […]

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Capture the Flag Ethical Hacking Challenge

OVERVIEW Carroll County high school and college students are invited to compete in MAGIC's Capture the Flag Ethical Hacking Challenge! During this beginner-level hacking experience, teams are challenged to work their way through a series of 30 exercises to find hidden "flags". Teams check-in these flags to earn points. Top teams will be awarded prizes. […]

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TechHire Kickoff Celebration

Carroll County, Maryland is now a part of an elite group of communities committed to expanding the IT talent pipeline for in-demand jobs. Read all about Carroll's acceptance into the White House TechHire community. MAGIC is honored to play a role in this effort as a non-traditional training partner. The Carroll Tech Council is hosting a […]

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Carroll County Hackathon Workshop

This is your opportunity to find out how to build an app that could change the world or maybe just change Carroll County in a weekend. The Carroll County Hackathon experience begins with a half-day Hackathon Workshop. This workshop, led by industry experts, will teach you how to design, build, and pitch an app in […]

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Carroll County Hackathon Weekend

From idea to app in a weekend. Teams will gather on Friday, February 24th at 6pm to kick off Carroll County's first hackathon. The experience will culminate with demos and pitches on the afternoon of Sunday, Februrary 26th. Top teams will receive prizes and recognition for their accomplishments. The weekend will be tough, but incredibly rewarding. […]

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Demo Day

OVERVIEW Join us to help local tech companies win. On Wednesday, March 22nd we will be gathering at the Community Media Center to see local entrepreneurs demo their tech. These companies may be small, but they are making a big impact. You'll be amazed. No sales pitches. Just demos and some good old fashioned question and […]

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Capture the Flag: Ethical Hacking Cyber Security Competition

OVERVIEW Entry level cybersecurity competition using hacking tools to solve puzzles and earn points. The team with the most points when the bell rings wins! NO PRIOR EXPERIENCE NECESSARY All you need to compete is an interest in cool technology, passion for learning new skills, and a desire to prepare for a technology career. Register […]

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