Intro to NXT Robot Programming for FIRST Lego League (FLL) Workshop

CRN: 
30003
Course Dates: 
August 10 & 17, 2013
Times: 
9a.m. - 3p.m.
Instructor(s): 
Neil Rosenberg
Course Catalogs: 
2013 Summer

Fee: $25/person
Material Fee: None.  Attendees must bring pre-built NXT Flex-Bot Robot based on provided plans plus USB cable and batteries -- no fewer than 1 robot per two participants. For more information please contact Neil at 828-484-4444 or email: contact@rocwnc.org

THIS WORKSHOP IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; OLLI MEMBERSHIP IS NOT REQUIRED TO ENROLL

Get in on the robot action the FIRST Lego League way!  This workshop is specially designed for students aged 9 to 14 plus their mentors and coaches who want a quick hands-on introduction to programming the Lego NXT robots in preparation for the 2013 FLL Robot Competition.  One adult required to attend and work with each student! No prior experience required.

Sponsored jointly by OLLI Asheville and the Robotics Opportunities Committee of Western NC.

Neil Rosenberg (Neil@vectorr.com) is a robotics engineer and educator, graduate of MIT and Stanford. Neil is responsible for several unique robotics-based vehicles, and has particular interest in machines that think for themselves. He also has a knack for making technology understandable by non-technical persons. For more information about this and other exciting STEM opportunities for youth please visithttp://www.rocwnc.org