Scratch2015programma-web has the program in detail. Attendees will get a printed copy on arrival.

August 11

  • 10:00-17:00 (Waag) Masterclass: Eric Rosenbaum – BeetleBlocks
    Eric Rosenbaum will do a masterclass on BeetleBlocks in co-operation with Waag Society. Eric already made fame in The Netherlands with a Music as material masterclass at Blikwisseling 2012.


August 12

  • 10:00-17:00 (Waag) Masterclass: Andrea Mayr – TurtleStitch
    In co-operation with Waag Society, Andrea Mayr of TurtleStitch and her programmer Michael Aschauer are  working on a masterclass.
  • 15:00-17:00 (OBA) A mix of coding workshops for Amsterdam kids by attendees and local initiatives
  • 16:00-17:30 (OBA) Seminar: Scaling creative communities through CoderDojo after school clubs
    Speakers: National Coalition for Digital Jobs, CoderDojo and Liberty Global
  • 17:00-21:00 (OBA) Opening party
    We will have a special plenary talk, performances by the participants of pre-conference master classes, and it’s your only chance to meet our sponsors and the policy makers.


August 13


August 14

  • 9:00-17:30 (Sciencepark) Conference including 9:00-10:00 Keynote session with Linda Liukas and Michelle Thorne
  • 18:00-23:00 (Waag) Un-conference
  • evening (City) Distributed social event Amsterdam Safari
    We can’t beat the Barcelona Walk with guide Frank Sabaté but will offer several Amsterdam safaris: small group wanderings ending up in places like Eye Film Museum,  Lloyd Hotel, and Pianola museum.


August 15

  • 9:00-15:00 (Zuiderkerk and Doelenzaal) Conference including 9:00-10:00 Keynote session with Audrey Watters and Eric Rosenbaum, the lunch is combined with the closing session where you can expect a sneak peak into the future by our Next Generation led by Scratch video update stars Ricarose Roque and Eric Schilling.
  • 15:00-18:00  After conference
    Attendees of Scratch2015AMS can visit Science Museum Nemo, a Renzo Peano building, for free. The Friday night Safari to Kattenkabinet (cat museum) is postponed to Saturday afternoon.


More Information

For more information on our venues, please visit our Venue-page.