SIDA meeting on 23 Aug 2014 (Sat), 2pm

Dear All,

Notice is hereby given that the next SIDA Meeting will be held on Saturday, 23 Aug 2014, from 2.00 pm Venue: Mr Tan’s Office.

The agenda items will be:
* Project MH370 (2 hr)
* Break (15 min)
* SI-AP Corporate (1 hr)
* Invention gossip (30 min)
Total Duration (~ 4 hrs)

Note:
* For Sida members who are interested to join in the meeting, please drop me a message at http://sida.org.sg/contact-us/


Meet the youngsters running their own companies

http://www.bbc.com/news/business-28129967

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  • Thomas Suarez … working on a patent-pending 3D printer which, he says, will work 10 times faster than the MakerBot model
  • He also has his own company, CarrotCorp, formed when he was 11 years old and making his first apps.
  • “A lot of kids my age want to learn, but there’s no place to go because the schools aren’t teaching programming,” Thomas says.

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