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NSF ATE Center of Excellence Hosts National Robotics Week in Tampa
FLATE the NSF Center of Excellence in Manufacturing located in Tampa is coordinating and hosting a region wide event to celebrate national robotics week in Tampa. The event which will be held April 11, 2013 from 3-6 p.m. at HCC in Brandon.
Propsed List of Activities Include:
Showcasing of electric cars built by members of Electrathon Tampa Bay
Demo of various robots/robotics software by regional robotics clubs that include BEST robotics, FLL, FTC and FRC teams from local schools and colleges
VEX Robot and LEGO Mindstorms NXT Mini-Challenges
Demo of industrial robotic arm and tour of HCC manufacturing lab
Info session on BEST Robotics, FIRST Robotics, and VEX Robotics
Drawing for a free week of FLATE’s summer robotics camp starting in June 2014
National Robotics Week recognizes robotics technology as a pillar of 21st century American innovation, highlights its growing importance in a wide variety of application areas, and emphasizes its ability to inspire technology education. The purpose of national robotics week is to: celebrate and position the United States as a leader in robotics technology development;
For more information or to participate visit www.fl-ate.org. You can also contact Dr. Marilyn Barger, executive director of FLATE at firstname.lastname@example.org, and Desh Bagley, outreach manager for FLATE at email@example.com.
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