Don't let the scorpio tweak you! - workshop on mobile robotics

General description

Are you prepared for upcoming spring? Are you ready to fight any approaching epidemic attack? Do you get shivers on your back when you hear newscast about possible bird flu? Do you think nothing can surprise you after media hype around Mad-Cows disease? Well... Think again! Here in Gliwice it's going to get more intense! This May you can witness an enormous outbreak of wild robo-scorpios! And guess what... we need you to help us to contain and fight this pandemic offensive!

But forget for a second what the newspapers will write about it and focus on your task! In order to take over the scorpios before they strike, you will learn about mobile robotics and its applications. With newly acquired knowledge, you will program and steer Didactic Mobile Robot "HEXOR II". Additionally we will show you robots, which became smarter than their constructors!

As a brave conqueror of fierce herd of scorpios, you obviously need some time to relax :) That's when crazy trips and even crazier parties come into equation! In order to make sure that you are full of barbarian passion every morning we prepared for you amazing atmosphere, BEST parties, great people and lots of Zubrowka!

So don't hesitate and apply now! Prepare your passion, get loaded with energy and come here to battle uncivilized scorpios!

Academic information

Content and topics:
Overview of mobile robotics and its applications. Assembling and programming Didactic Mobile Robots HEXOR II.
Learning goals and objectives:
To teach mobile robotics fundamental terms and definitions, logical control and positioning and some aspects of artificial intelligence and autonomy of mobile robots which are all implemented in high-tech devices.
Examination type:
Case study and presentation

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Motivation letter

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Student dormitory
Student canteen or catering
Provided by organisers