Past Meetup

The Riverside Robot Expo and Star War Reads Day!

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Woodcrest Library

16625 Krameria Ave · Riverside, CA

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We will be TAKING OVER THE LIBRARY! http://tinyurl.com/robotexpo-ad

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The RIVERSIDE ROBOT EXPO and STAR WARS READS,

SATURDAY October 11th at 10 AM!

http://tinyurl.com/robotexpo-ad

Expo prizes are provided this year by Servo/ Nuts and Volts magazine, Orbotix, Robotis, and Robots-and-Androids.com.

And this year we are with the Inland Empire (light) Saber team for Star Wars Reads Day!

The Inland Empire Saber Team will be in Star Wars costumes, showing off their latest light saber technology!

MORE THAN 100 Robots will be exhibited!

Open to EVERYONE!

Free admission!

WITNESS: a live FIRST Robotics Competition!

WONDER at: Robot after robot after robot!

EXPERIENCE: HANDS-ON Robotics!

YOU WILL BE TOTALLY ENGAGED!

Just some of our exhibits this year:

- Life size R2D2 built by our very own Steve S!

- Albert Taylor will lecture on PARANORMAL INVESTIGATIONS (Don't say "ghost hunting please!")

- Terminator Robots: Two!

- Local FIRST Robotics teams and their robots will compete

- InMoov 3D PRINTED Robot hand by Kim

- Robot Art

- The Lost in Space Robot life-size replica by Sandy from the B9 Builders' Club

- Lecture on AI (Artificial Intelligence)

- JPL's John Write will lecture on Avoiding Tickets while Driving the Mars Rover!

- Demonstrations in robot building and microcontrollers

- Demonstrations in 3D printing

- A life-size C3PO Replica

- Sumobot Demonstrations by Greg

- The Lovely Singing Robot Betty9

- Line following demonstrations

- Demonstrations in artificial intelligence

- The DEVO robot tribute band : RoboDevo

- Matter replicator demos (3D printers)

- Animatronic talking skull

- Virtual telepresence robots

- HAL 9000 ("Open the pod bay doors, HAL")

- A Lt. Commander Data Life-size Robot Replica
- Santabot

- Singing Robo Elvis

- a STEAMPUNK R2D2

- Robot Soccer where YOU control the robot

- Mini Drone (quadcopter) Racing, where YOU control the DRONE

- Dalek

- Nao robots

- KeepOn dancing robots

AND COSPLAY! Please feel free to wear your Mr. Spock, Anakin, Dr. Who, Darth Vader, Terminator, Princess Leia, Steampunk, Klingon, Wookie, Dr. Smith, B9, Wall-E, etc. costumes.

AND MUCH, MUCH MORE! Please check back weekly for updates. Subject to change.

--Thomas