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Robot Day Derby 2019

Robot Day is a celebration of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) that explores all things robotic. It is aimed at everyone from toddlers to academics.

There are many workshops, technical talks, events, presentations and exhibitions throughout the day designed to inspire and educate all ages. There will be family crafts, a range of static and moving exhibits and inspirational talks from world leaders in the field of robotics.

The organisers reserve the right to change the activities and speakers without prior notice.

The event is FREE, visitors can just drop in on the day.

 

Robot Day Technical Talks

These talks, while hosted at Robot Day, also run independently. If you are interested please follow the link below to book your place:

 

10.30-11.05 The past and the future of space robots - Dr Ed Chester

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/cb38e2

 

11:30-12:05 Levelling Up: What skills do I need for a career in Automation/Robotics - Helen McGloin 

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/980d9b

 

12:30-13:05 Guided by Bees: Biologically-Inspired Navigation and Control - Fadl Isa 

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/40b4b4

 

13:30-14:05 Will robots take my job? - Dr. Atif Syed

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/75339d

 

14:30-15:05 Collaborative Robots - working together to get the job done - Dr. Andy Powell

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/7d8150

Time

06 Jul 2019

10:00am - 4:00pm

Calendar
Add to Calendar 07/06/2019 10:00 07/06/2019 16:00 Robot Day Derby 2019 Robot Day is a celebration of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) that explores all things robotic. It is aimed at everyone from toddlers to academics. Join us at QUAD for a wide range of STEAM participatory activities, exhibitions and talks. Visitors can build their own robot, get hands-on with coding, hear from experts about how robots improve people’s lives and experience virtual reality. There will be family crafts, a range of static and moving exhibits and inspirational talks from world leaders in the field of robotics. The event is FREE, visitors can just drop in on the day. Some technical talks can be booked in advance to avoid disappointment: Cathedral Quarter, Market Place, Derby DE1 3AS, UK

Organiser

East Midlands Local Network

Registration Information

The event is FREE, visitors can just drop in on the day.

(Please register for individual technical talks and workshops to avoid disappointment)

Reasons to attend

  • Discover how robots are changing our world
  • Find out about education programmes 
  • May contribute to Continual Professonal Development (CPD)

Location

QUAD Derby

Market Place, Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS
United Kingdom

https://www.derbyquad.co.uk/

Programme

The Robot Day begins at 10:00 and ends at 16:00.

There are many workshops, technical talks, events and exhibitions throughout the day designed to inspire and educate all ages. 

The event is FREE, visitors can just drop in on the day.

Some of the talks can be booked in advance to avoid disappointment:

 

10.30-11.05 The past and the future of space robots - Dr Ed Chester

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/cb38e2

 

11:30-12:05 Levelling Up: What skills do I need for a career in Automation/Robotics - Helen McGloin 

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/980d9b

 

12:30-13:05 Guided by Bees: Biologically-Inspired Navigation and Control - Fadl Isa 

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/40b4b4

 

13:30-14:05 Will robots take my job? - Dr. Atif Syed

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/75339d

 

14:30-15:05 Collaborative Robots - working together to get the job done - Dr. Andy Powell

Register here: https://localevents.theiet.org/7d8150

 

(Additional technical talks to be announced, please check back)