EIT Robotics Lab Open Day

501 Gloucester Street Taradale, Napier

It's your turn to explore the world of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI)!

Join us for a chance to explore the technology in our newly-expanded Robotics and AI Development Lab. Robots, Virtual Reality (VR) and machine-learning activities for all ages.

Under 13s require a parent to accompany them.

Two opportunities are available:
9am-1pm - Aimed at Intermediate and High School students over 13 years of age to spend a morning exploring the Lab.

There are 4 activities on offer - try them all!

- Programme the Omron Cobot - pick and deliver different items with the robotic arm
- The world of Virtual Reality - programme a robot in the VR Lego world
- Intelligent Racing Cars - teach a mini racing car to drive the miniature track
- The Internet of Things (IoT) - learn to create a simple algorithm to drive electronics and IOT

4:30-6:30pm - Aimed at families and younger students to explore the lab.
Bring your parents/whānau and interact with our robotic racing cars; see if you can programme our robotic arm to serve you some lollies; and play with our mini robots.

Register at EIT School of Computing.

Take a look around...


Mon 12th Jul 2021, 9:00am

Mon 12th Jul 2021, 4:30pm


Eastern Institute of Technology, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

501 Gloucester Street Taradale, Napier