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Robot Day

The robots are coming to Derby city centre! Get hands-on with coding, watch robots compete in challenges, hear from experts about how robots improve our lives, watch robots in VR, and make robot crafts. This celebration of robots is a fantastic way for young people and their influential people in their lives to find out more about how engineering makes the world a better place. #RobotDay is open to people of all ages, there's something for everyone 3 years+

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Speakers

10:45 "A terrible robot is a good robot" Richard Sewell (all ages)
11:15 "Is it on autopilot", Matthew Nutt (IET Lecture, ages 14+)
12:00 "Making robots: how to get started", Nick McCloud (all ages)
12:45 "Electronic skin - now robots can feel like us!", Atif Syed (IET Lecture, ages 14+)
13:30 "Artificial intelligence & robotics: past, present & future", Hongmei He (IET Lecture, ages 14+, booking recommended: http://www.theiet.org/events/local/253506.cfm)
14:15 Panel discussion

Location

QUAD Market Place Derby DE1 3AS