Robots and machines : How will they change us?

General description

***Important notice: The date of this course is now different!!! New dates 19-26 April***

Nowadays it's clear that the help of machines is really useful for human. Computers, cars, digital devices make our lives better. Do you want to know how far science can go ? Discover how new technologies will change our daily behaviour. Get yourself surprized by innovations that make our body better ( electronic prosthesis, bioactive materials, ...) Of course this unforgettable week will also contain a great part of non-academic events. Do you want to taste the French culture (food, wine, French kiss !!!!), discover the beautiful city of Lyon and its surroundings, and get dizzy from parties and games? Just apply, come and enjoy Lyon!!!

Academic information

Content and topics:
The course will include lectures about Mechatronics, Intelligent Machines, Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Biomecanics, Bionics ...
Learning goals and objectives:
To show the participants how robots and machines could make our life easier and our body better, illustrated through contemporary approaches and futuristic examples.
Examination type:
Writen examination.

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Based on the motivation letter, interest in the topic

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Student hostel
Lunch at the students' cafeteria
Public transportation (metro, tramway, bus...)