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Robot Day 2018

Saturday 17 March 2018

Robot Day 2018


10am-4pm. FREE, drop in.
Suitable for all ages.

QUAD welcomes Robot Day with the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) to celebrate British Science Week.

Join us for a wide range of robot-themed STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) activities and exhibitions.

Get hands-on with coding, watch robots compete in a range of challenges, and join in with our family craft activities and VR experiences.

Robot Day is FREE to attend, with drop-in activities throughout the day. Why not join us for the following STEM talks and lectures? 

Booking is strongly recommended for the IET Lectures (suitable for adults/late-teens), STEM talks are not bookable in advance (for age 7+):


10:45    "A terrible robot is a good robot" Richard Sewell (STEM talk) - for age 7+
11:15    "Robots in the Sky: automation on board a modern commercial jet aircraft", Matthew Nutt (IET Lecture) Click here to book a place
12:00    "Making robots: how to get started", Nick McCloud (STEM talk) - for age 7+
12:45    "Electronic Skin - now robots can feel like us!", Atif Syed (IET Lecture) Click here to book a place
13:30    "Artificial Intelligence & Robotics: Past, Present and Future", Hongmei He (IET Lecture) Click here to book a place
14:15    Panel Discussion
14:40     IET Robot Triathlon prize presentations