Senior Solutions 2012 Robotics Challenge
|Time||09:30 - 15:00|
|City||Bristol, United Kingdom|
|Event Type||Challenge / competition|
|Organisation/s name||Wessex SETpoint|
|Event's address/ location||Hewlett Packard
|Description:||In the 2012 SENIOR SOLUTIONSSM Challenge, over 200,000 children ages 9 to16 from more than 60 countries will explore the topic of ageing and how it may affect a person’s ability to maintain his or her lifestyle – solving issues like getting around, keeping in touch, or staying fit.
Teams will research obstacles and then suggest ways to improve the quality of life for the seniors affected. Teams will also build, test, and program an autonomous robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS® robot to solve a set of missions on an obstacle course.
|Target Audience||Primary Schools (age 9-11)
Secondary Schools (age 11-16)
|Contact||The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
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