MiniZed SpeedWay Design Workshops™
20 Feb 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
pan-European, Multiple dates / locations
The MiniZed SpeedWay Design Workshops™ help engineers jump start the development of single-core Xilinx® Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC devices using the Avnet MiniZed™ Zynq SoC development board, a cost-optimized prototyping platform for embedded vision and industrial IoT systems.
These one-day instructional programs will train customers on the latest design flows using Xilinx’s Vivado® Design Suite through a mix of lecture and interactive labs.
For designers new to Xilinx SoC technology and tools, or those looking to brush up their skills, Avnet Silica will offer two introductory courses: Developing Zynq Hardware and Developing Zynq Software.
More experienced designers can choose from two advanced course offerings: Integrating sensors on MiniZed with Petalinux and A practical guide to getting started with Xilinx SDSoC™ development environment.
Developing Zynq software
In the Developing Zynq Software Speedway, you will be introduced to Xilinx SDK and shown how it offers everything necessary to make Zynq software design easy. This class will cover these capabilities, including BSP creation, built-in drivers, example C code, interrupts, debugging, flash programming, I2C interface between a TE Connectivity Pmod, and where to get more help.
Developing Zynq hardware
In the Developing Zynq Hardware Speedway, you will be introduced to the single ARM Cortex –A9 processor core as you explore its robust AXI peripheral set. Doing so you will utilize the Xilinx embedded systems tool set to design a Zynq AP SoC system, add Xilinx IP as well as custom IP, run software applications to test the IP, and finally debug your embedded system.
Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux
From within an Ubuntu OS running within a virtual machine, learn how to install PetaLinux 2017.1 and build embedded Linux targeting MiniZed. In the hands-on labs learn about Yocto and PetaLinux tools to import your own FPGA hardware design, integrate user space applications, and configure/customize PetaLinux. Use Xilinx SDK tools to develop/debug user applications and use example application code to capture data from a TE Connectivity HTU21D I2C sensor. Where service is available, an Internet of Things (IoT) application will be used to publish the sensor data periodically to the cloud using the MQTT protocol. Source code for the user applications are included with the hands-on labs for you to leverage as a launch point in your custom design.
A practical guide to getting started with Xilinx SDSoC
Using proven flows for SDSoC, the student will learn how to navigate SDSoC. Through hands-on labs, we will create a design for a provided platform and then also create a platform for the Avnet MiniZed. You will see how to accelerate an algorithm in the course lab. This experience should give you the background to assist you in developing custom platforms with custom algorithms, accelerated by SDSoC.
Dates, locations and registration
You can attend the MiniZed SpeedWay Design Workshops™ in different locations across Europe: Denmark, Eastern Europe, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Russia, Spain,Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom.
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Herlev||February 26, 2018||Registration closed|
|Them||February 28, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Herlev||February 27, 2018|
|Them||March 01, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Budapest, Hungary||February 27, 2018||Registration closed|
|Ljubljana, Slovenia||March 06, 2018|
|Warsaw, Poland||March 06, 2018|
|Brno, Czech Republic||March 13, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Budapest, Hungary||February 28, 2018|
|Ljubljana, Slovenia||March 07, 2018|
|Warsaw, Poland||March 07, 2018|
|Brno, Czech Republic||March 14, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||Budapest, Hungary||March 01, 2018|
|Ljubljana, Slovenia||March 08, 2018|
|Warsaw, Poland||March 08, 2018|
|Brno, Czech Republic||March 15, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Venissieux||March 06, 2018||Registration closed|
|Rennes||March 13, 2018|
|Toulouse||March 20, 2018|
|Massy||March 27, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Venissieux||March 07, 2018|
|Rennes||March 14, 2018|
|Toulouse||March 21, 2018|
|Massy||March 28, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Massy||April 10, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||Venissieux||March 08, 2018|
|Rennes||March 15, 2018|
|Toulouse||March 22, 2018|
|Massy||April 11, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Berlin||April 17, 2018||Register for:|
|Hannover||April 17, 2018|
|Überlingen||April 24, 2018|
|Bochum||April 24, 2018|
|Nuremberg||May 02, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Berlin||April 18, 2018|
|Hannover||April 18, 2018|
|Überlingen||April 25, 2018|
|Bochum||April 25, 2018|
|Nuremberg||May 03, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Berlin||June 06, 2018|
|Mannheim||September 19, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||Jena||September 18, 2018|
|Hannover||September 20, 2018|
|Karlsruhe||October 18, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Milan||February 21, 2018||Registration closed|
|Padua||March 22, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Milan||February 21, 2018|
|Bologna||March 20, 2018|
|Florence||March 21, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Milan||February 22, 2018|
|Florence||March 21, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||Bologna||March 20, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Trondheim||March 07, 2018||Registration closed|
|Developing Zynq Software||Trondheim||March 08, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Asker||April 11, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware & Software||Moscow||March 13, 2018||
|Rostov-on-Don||March 15, 2018|
|St. Peterburg||March 20, 2018|
|Novosibirsks||March 22, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||St.Petersburg||May 29, 2018|
|Novosibirsks||May 31, 2018|
|Moscow||June 05, 2018|
|Rostov-on-Don||June 07, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Madrid||March 06, 2018||
|Barcelona||February 26, 2018|
|Bilbao||March 20, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Madrid||March 07, 2018|
|Barcelona||February 27, 2018|
|Bilbao||March 21, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Madrid||March 13, 2018|
|Barcelona||March 14, 2018|
|Bilbao||March 15, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Stockholm||May 31, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Rothrist||April 10, 2018||
|Fribourg||April 18, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Fribourg||April 19, 2018|
|A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Xilinx SDSoC||Fribourg||April 24, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Hardware||Bolton||March 07, 2018||
|Maidenhead||March 20, 2018|
|Developing Zynq Software||Boltion||March 08, 2018|
|Maidenhead||March 21, 2018|
|Integrating sensors on MiniZed with PetaLinux||Maidenhead||March 22, 2018|
Prices & information
MiniZed board and TE Connectivity Pmod
- and 1 full-day workshop: 130,25 €
- or 2 full-day workshops: 155,70 €
- or 3 full-day workshops: 180,70 €
- or 4 full-day workshops: 201,70 €
Attendees must have a laptop, MiniZed board and TE Connectivity Pmod to participate in the workshop labs.
(*) In Russia the workshops are free of charge. MiniZed boards and TE Connectivity Pmods will be provided for the workshops.
How to register
In order to register, choose the number of sessions you want to attend next to the country/region where you want to participate in the workshops and click on the respective link. You will then be asked to select a date and location on the registration form. After submitting the form you will receive an email to confirm your email-adress. Afterwards, you will receive another email with further instructions to finalize the purchase.
Please be aware the capacity of the workshops is limited. Overbooked session might have to be rescheduled to accomodate a larger number of participants.
Supporting partners of the MiniZed board:
Matlab Expo 2018 Spain
We invite you to join us at MATLAB EXPO 2018 in Spain, an event highlighting the latest MATLAB and Simulink features, customer presentations, and networking opportunities.
Microchip System on Module Linux based training
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i.MX RT and MCUXpresso hands-on training
Avnet Silica and NXP invite you to join us for a one day hands-on workshop on the i.MX RT "crossover" processors and the MCUXpresso SDK in Lyon.