Win a $200 Gift Card for Creating Your Own Embedded Vision Project Using the PYNQ-Z2! (No Experience Required)
PYNQ-Z2 is a FPGA development board, intensively designed to support PYNQ, an open-source framework that enables embedded programmers to explore the possibilities of Xilinx ZYNQ SoCs without having to design programming logic circuits. Benefiting from programmable logic and advanced ARM processor in ZYNQ, designers can build up more powerful embedded systems with it.
Join us for a hands-on workshop with Adam Taylor, who will take you from Zero to Hero with using the PYNQ-Z2 board. Over the course of three sessions, you'll learn everything you need to know to get started and build an embedded vision application. No experience required. In-between sessions, blog about your learning experience to win badges, free swag, and enter to win a prize for completing your own embedded vision project.
Python is one of the most popular languages in the world, being used for embedded, host and cloud application development thanks to its ease of use. Programmable Logic provides the ability to implement very high performance algorithms, traditionally at the cost of complexity of design.
PYNQ fuses the productivity and ease of use of Python with the acceleration provided by Programmable Logic, without the need to be an digital design engineer. This series of three workshops is going to provide attendees with a comprehensive training on PYNQ -- beginning with an introduction to key concepts, techniques before advancing to creating custom applications.
What You'll Need to Participate:
This workshop combines 3 build-along workshops with Adam Taylor with "homework" assignments to do in between each session. This gives you a chance to apply what you learned during the workshop while preparing you the next session. Along the way you can earn badges for participation and a prize for the best finished project after the last session.
To complete this lab series, you will need the following Hardware:
- greater than or equal to 16 GB
You will also need an HDMI camera such as:
To be able to complete these three labs you will need the following software on your development machine:
Win a $200 Gift Card:
In-between sessions, blog about your learning experience to win badges, free swag, and a chance to win one of three $200 Gift Card for completing your own embedded vision project:
- Attend all 3 sessions with Adam Taylor!
- Blog about your PYNQ experience and earn PYNQ badges!
- Every time you earn a badge you have a chance to win free swag!
- Demonstrate what you've learned by completing an Embedded Vision Project!
- The three most creative and original projects win a $200 shopping card!
This session will build on the skills used in session 2 to create a PYNQ overlay which implements an application. This will application will focus on creating an embedded vision system which uses a HDMI camera to receive images before processing the image to extract information using OpenCV. a badge and qualify for a prize by accelerating the overlay to use additional OpenCV functions.
Blog about your experience using PYNQ-Z2 by showing us what you can do after watching the workshop. Win a Hero Badge for posting your PYNQ-Z2 experience by creating a blog anywhere on the community with the tag pynqhero!
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Session 1 - Getting Started with PYNQ
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Session 2 - Getting Up and Running with PYNQ
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Session 3 - Unlocking Your Inner PYNQ Hero
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When and Where
Start Time:Jun 2, 2020 11:00 AM CDT (America/Chicago)
End Time:Jun 2, 2020 12:30 PM CDT (America/Chicago)
Event Visibility & Attendance Policy:Open
- tariq.ahmad (Owner)