Events, News - 30/05/2012

Piacenza, ISII Marconi, May 31st 2012: Opening of the ISII Marconi Robotics Laboratory.

Piacenza, ISII Marconi, May 31st 2012: Opening of the ISII Marconi Robotics Laboratory.
Piacenza, May 31st, Technical Institute "Marconi": Opening of the ISII Marconi Robotics Laboratory. It is supplied with a Kuka SIXX robotics arm and it is going to work as the center of a "star" of Technical Institutes which will use the real robotics arm as the testbed for their programmaing in simulation. (Read More)
Lectures, News - 29/05/2012

Roma, June 1st: a challeging project on Educational robotics by the School "Marco Polo"

Roma, June 1st: a challeging project on Educational robotics by the School "Marco Polo"
Since three years the primary school Marco Polo in Roma is carrying out a very original and challenging project on Educational robotics. They started this project with kids of the first year of primary schooling, trying to keep it for the next five years, same kids, same class. This way, they aim at to monitoring and evaluating the prohect's results over a significant time span. (Read More)
Events, News - 24/05/2012

The FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) now also in Italy!

The FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) now also in Italy!
Now! FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) also in Italy (schoolyear 2012-2013)! The Rovereto Civic Museum is the National Referent. The School of Robotics is the organizer and location for the Italian North West area's contests. (Read More)
Events - 21/05/2012

Lucca (Tuscany Region), May 22nd. "RoboHelp", Robotics for kids with special needs

Lucca (Tuscany Region), May 22nd. "RoboHelp", Robotics for kids with special needs
The RoboHelp project is designed to support children with learning disabilities. In the frame of this project, carried out by Lucca middle schools, a special event took place on May 22nd. The "Custer De Nobili" school hosted a show performance where kids and robots took part. (Read More)
Classes for Students, Projects - 17/05/2012

Barletta, May 2012. Educational Robotics at "R. Musti" School

Barletta, May 2012. Educational Robotics at "R. Musti" School
A very lively project of Educational robotics started some days ago at the R. Musti school in Barletta (the Puglia Region). More than 20 kids are involved, of 11 years of age are learning how to design, buld and programm small robotics kits. School of Robotics runs the activities as the project's scientifici partner. (Read More)
Lectures, News - 15/05/2012

Turin, International Book Fair, May 12th: Roboetics hosted by Defense Ministry Pavillion

Turin, International Book Fair, May 12th: Roboetics hosted by Defense Ministry Pavillion
Roboethics was one of the topic discussed at the conference presenting the Disarmadillo project, at the Turin International Book Fair. The Defense Ministry Pavillion hosted the conference, where School of Robotics Fiorella Operto was invited to talk about robotics&ethics. (Read More)
Classes for Students - 11/05/2012

Udine Bearzi School: Kick-off, "Build your ROV marine robot" project

Udine Bearzi School: Kick-off, "Build your ROV marine robot" project
The Bearzi School is already well known in the Italian Udine area for its interest and commitment to Educational robotics. Now, theye are starting a new challenge: Building a marine robot and testing it in real environment. School of Robotics is leading this project, in collaboration with teachers and students. (Read More)
Courses for Teachers - 11/05/2012

Civita Castellana (Viterbo), May 11 e June 1st: Teachers Training course on Arduino and Educational Robotics

Civita Castellana (Viterbo), May 11 e June 1st: Teachers Training course on Arduino and Educational Robotics
The Civita Castellana Midossi School hosts a two days Training Course for Teacher on Arduino and Educational robotics. School of Robotics is carrying out this interesting experience, in preparation of the Midossi robotics projects for next school year. (Read More)
Lectures - 10/05/2012

Pisa, May 12th: Robotics and Design at Japan Days

Pisa, May 12th: Robotics and Design at Japan Days
Niccolò Casiddu (Genoa University's School of Design) and School of Robotics' Emanuele Micheli invited at Japan Days for a talk on their projects on robots for disabled people. (Read More)
Classes for Students, News - 02/05/2012

Genoa, June and July 2012: Kids Summer Camp.. with robots

Genoa, June and July 2012: Kids Summer Camp.. with robots
Love robotics? Spend your 2012 Summer with YESS and School of Robotics. Young robotics fans can learn the basics and get the chance to assemble robots ranging in complexity from entry level kits to more advanced projects (Arduino, Lego NXT). Robotics at YESS summer camps helps filling an essential educational gap that continues to exist in many of our schools. (Read More)