Open Make @ The Tech – Meet-the-Makers: Robots

Meet-the-Makers as they talk about their passions for making, followed by a Q&A session. The talks will bring together a Maker who works with kids in robotics, a Young Maker doing something innovative with robotics, and a professional Maker from the robotics industry. You’ll get insight into many levels of robot making!

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Makers who work with kids in robotics and from robotics industry:
Karl Wendt from Kahn Academy and the Maker Faire @ The Tech gallery
Sharon Marzouk from Willow Garage’s PR2 Program at the Tech
Andra Keay from Robot Garden, Robot Launchpad, and Silicon Valley Robotics
Aaron Carrano from Intuitive Surgical

Young Makers:
Joey Hunt, Maximum Distortion VEX Robotics team
Jeremy Lee, Quixilver FIRST Robotics team from Leland High School
Suzannah Osekowsky, Electrical Co-Captian, Space Cookies FIRST Robotics team from NASA & Girl Scouts

Maker Moderator:
Rick Schertle
MAKE Author, Co-regional Coordinator, MAKE’s Young Maker
Program, Middle School Teacher

About The Tech Museum of Innovation
The Tech is a hands-on technology and science museum for people of all ages and backgrounds. The museum—located in the Capital of Silicon Valley —is a non-profit, experiential learning resource established to engage people in exploring and experiencing applied technologies affecting their lives. Through programs such as The Tech Challenge presented by Cisco, our annual team-design competition for youth, and internationally renowned programs such as The Tech Awards presented by Applied Materials, The Tech endeavors to inspire the innovator in everyone.

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