It's oficial! Artica is sponsoring Lisbon Mini Maker Faire!
Once again we had the pleasure to participate on TedXKids @ CentralTejo with our Farruscos and a brand new workshop edition. Thanks Marta Gonzaga for inviting us once again
Mário Saleiro and Bruna Carmo presented us and Cesário Verde School with their innovative Learning System. This cute robots are true ice breakers for kids when it cames to learning.
About a year ago, in June 2013, we participated in Conferências saúdecuf with a poster which at the time we forgot to post about on our blog. The poster was regarding our tests involving robotic remote presence, which took place in Hospital Dona Estefânia. Envisioning to develop a platform that would offer hospitalised children a way to travel and engage with the world while staying at the hospital. The work was developed in partnership with Paulo Alvito of IDMind, Francisco Dias, André Moreira and Hospital Dona Estefânia. It uses magabot, our lowcost laptop on wheels robot.
Here is the poster in Portuguese:
Last wednesday we were invited by Prof. Luis Dias to take Farrusco and the Robotics Iniciation Workshop at Escola Profissional de Tondela.