Robotfest

Robot Fest is an annual event for anyone interested in the creative use of technology. DC DUG is going to have a table at the event and we need your help to man (or woman) our presence! Help educate the next generation of drone builders while networking with cutting edge roboticists and makers. More info about the event can be found at http://www.robotfest.com/ .

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  • Arlen Raasch

    I had a great time yesterday talking with everyone, looking forward to the build party. Afterwards, I took another shot at understanding the manuals for the 1SQ mini quad and got it flying correctly with my radio.

    1 · April 28, 2013

  • Jose Luis Manners

    nice to see everyone yesterday. looking forward to the build next week.

    April 28, 2013

  • Terry Kilby

    Great time today. I think we really got a tons of positive info to a lot of people that probably never saw an aircraft like that.

    April 27, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Agree. It was a good event.

      April 27, 2013

  • Ken

    Anyone able to meet somewhere for coffee and conversation prior to

    1 · April 24, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Gustavo. Christopher and I here. He says to bring your APM and he'll help get it running.

      April 27, 2013

    • Gustavo Zastrow

      I'll bring my APM.
      BTW I'm in Starbucks now, let me know if you need something.

      April 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I spoke with one of the organizers of RobotFest and got a little info on the event:

    1. Parking is free and available at the facility.

    2. Power will be available at our display, which will be indoors in the main hall.

    3. Arrive early for setup. He plans to be there by 7:00 (ouch). He suggests 8:00 as it gets hectic.

    4. While there is no entrance fee for exhibitors, I noticed that the museum itself operates on donations. It has a suggested (not required) entrance fee of $8 for visitors. Speaking for myself, I'm sure any donation will be appreciated.

    5. The museum will have lunch available, but there are restaurants in the area (I tend to think with my stomach).

    I'm looking forward to the event.

    Thanks,
    Paul

    2 · April 26, 2013

    • Gustavo Zastrow

      Thanks for getting all the details!
      I'll try to be there before 9am

      April 26, 2013

  • Christopher Vo

    I will bring the new DC DUG banners and my quadcopters!

    1 · April 26, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I plan to set up my PC again to display APM2 running in simulation mode. I'll try to get there by 8.

      April 26, 2013

    • Gustavo Zastrow

      Cool! I also printed a few logos... we can try to lift it using the quadcopter, just like the last time!

      1 · April 26, 2013

  • Troy D. White

    Looking forward to meeting everyone tomorrow

    April 26, 2013

  • Scott Kramer

    Sounds like a great event.

    April 16, 2013

  • Jessica

    I'm still very new to learning about drones myself but happpy to help with anything I can during the event!

    March 20, 2013

  • Patrick James

    imarobot!

    March 19, 2013

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