August 2014 Monthly Meeting

If you want to order an ORMC club shirt to wear at the Orlando Maker Faire, please see Rick to place your order and please pre-pay for your order at today's meeting.

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This is our monthly meeting on the second Saturday of every month at the Melrose Center on the 2nd floor in the downtown Orlando Library!

We will have social time, a few presentations, and time for everyone to share their projects... So please bring anything you are working on!

 

Agenda:

0. Social - FPV videos

1. Introductions

2. Announcements, Planning, & Request for Ideas, Suggestions & Feedback, including:

  - Maker Faire: ORMC Club Booth Staffing, Business Cards, Stickers - Richard

  - Club Shirts for Maker Faire, Place Order Today - Rick

  - Maker Faire, Club Logo Sign - Jim

  - July "Tech Talk", built bot from parts - Kevin

  - DARPA Robotics Challenge - Robbie

  - September Meeting will be on 1st Saturday, 9/6, due to Maker Faire on 2nd Weekend - Kevin

  - What other activities (presentation topics, contests, etc.) should we do? - Everyone

3. Presentations:

  - Android Communications with Arduinos, Alex

  - How to "Run Your Presentation From A (Raspberry) Pi", Rob

  - Modular Work Cell, Electronic Game Developed with High School Students, Richard & Neil

  - OmniWheel Bot, Kevin

  - Mr. B, the Sassy Robot Baby, Kevin

4. Show & Tell - Bring your projects and show your work!

 

See you there!

Thanks,

Kevin


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  • Alexander H.

    I have learned so my things today! It's time to balance my budget and purchase a few things.

    Thanks to Kevin for discussing the radio controllers and Rob for showing off the capabilities (close to) Raspberry Pi.

    2 · August 9

    • LEETAYLOR

      Excellent presentation - good visuals - plain english - something anybody could digest.

      2 · August 10

    • Alexander H.

      I'm really happy you were able to digest the information. (Very nice Gif, by the way.) If you or anyone else would like to learn more about this any related subjects, let me know.

      1 · August 10

  • Rob R.

    Kevin,
    I'd like to demo my Raspberry Pi (clone) presentation device, that I used at OSCON, during show and tell.
    Rob

    1 · August 3

    • Kevin H.

      Thanks, Rob! That'll work great! What should be the title of your presentation?

      August 5

    • Rob R.

      "Run Your Presentation From A Pi"

      1 · August 5

  • Kevin H.

    Volunteers Needed! Please volunteer to give a presentation, by letting me know the topic you'd like to present on. Thanks!

    August 4

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