Introduction to the Robots

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DUE TO IMPENDING BIRTH - THIS SBU MIGHT (AT SHORT NOTICE) BECOME:

"Out of the lab and into our lives" presentation by Andra Keay, Managing Director of Silicon Valley Robotics

See a selection of videos of the latest research robots, (space robotics, soft robotics, microrobots, bioinspired robotics) and learn what technologies are actually leaving the lab and entering our lives in the latest robotic startups.

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Get an introduction to Robot Garden's stable of robots

In this safety and basic usage class (SBU) you'll get introduced to Robot Garden's collection of different robots available for member use including

• AR.Drone quadrotors (http://ardrone2.parrot.com/usa/)

• Turtlebots (http://www.turtlebot.com/)

• EZ-Robots (http://www.ez-robot.com/)

• LEGO Mindstorms (http://mindstorms.lego.com)

After being introduced to the robots, you can choose one of the platforms to get a checked out on so you can use it on your own.

The class is $10 for non-members or free for members. Join as a member (http://www.robotgarden.org/get-involved/membership/) and get a whole month of SBU classes for free!