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QUT - Robotronica - Full 2017 Program

Robotronica Full 2017 Program

9am – 4pm

AgBot II All day Family
Andy the Health NAO Robot All day Family
Artbots All day Family
Award winning robotic arms 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 3pm, 3.30pm – 5pm Family
Bremen Music Bot All day Family
Catch Your Breath All day Family
Chair Walker All day Family
Code-A-Bot All day Family
Crate Expectations All day Family
Design A Bot All day Family
Destination: Robots – 1987 All day Family
Echo All day 15+
Electric Puppet All day Family
Plastic Waste Elimination Challenge 9am, 9.30am, 10am, 10.30am, 11am, 11.30am, 12pm, 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm, 3pm, 3.30pm (20 minutes) 6+ (Bookings required)
Machination All day 13+
Mako Robotic-arm Assisted Surgery All day Family
Mr Partybot 1977 All day Family
Pop-up Library Tinker Table 9am – 4pm Ages 8 – 16 and their families
QUT Aerial Robotics All day Family
QUT's Marine Bots All day Family
Robotic Arm Demonstration All day Family
Scenic All day Family
ScuttleBot Mayhem All day Family
Space Flight All day (5 – 10 minutes) 9+
Sphero Obstacle Course All day Family
Super Box World All day Family
Tank Commander VR All day 10+
The AR Sandpit and The Queensland Globe All day Family
The Hospital of the Future All day Family
The Redback Garrison 501st Legion All day Family
Motorsports of the Future All day Family
Robotronica Hive All day Family
Virtually discover QUT in 360 All day Family
Who Are These Robots? All day Family
Why future still needs us: AI and humanity All day 13+

9am +

Cars of the Future 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm 11+ (Bookings required)
Social robot study with Pepper 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm Family
The Travelling Garden of Life 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (30 minutes) Family (Bookings required)
ME/YOU/US + AI 9am – 1pm Family

9.30am +

Self-Driving Cars – Making an Ethical Choice 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm (10 – 15 minutes) Family
Robogals 9.30am, 12pm, 2pm (110 minutes) 10+ (Bookings required)
1:1 9.30am, 11am (25 minutes) 10+

10am +

2017 Australian Robowars Championship 10am – 3.40pm Family (Bookings required)
Hungry Birds 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (45 minutes) 10+ (Bookings required)
Robot Play Zone 10am – 3pm Ages 4 – 10 and their families
Robot Sumo 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (45 minutes) Family
Prosthetic Leg Challenge 10am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm (60 minutes) 8+ (Bookings required)
Robot storytime 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm (30 minutes) Family
Rise of the Robots, Rise of the Useless Class 10 – 11am (Bookings required)
Old Ways, New: Tech 10.15 – 11.15am (Bookings required)

11am +

TECHTALKS 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm (30 minutes) Family (Bookings required)
Central Analytical Research Facility (CARF) tours 11am – 2pm (15 minutes) Family (Bookings required)
Droid Racing Showcase 9am – 3pm Family
Robots that Need to Mislead: Biologically-inspired Machine Deception 11.30am – 12.40pm (1 hour + 10 minute Q & A) (Bookings required)
Biotech: Technology, The Body, and Health Futures 11.45am – 12.45pm (Bookings required)


RoboCop: Robots, Ethics, and Law Enforcement 1.15 – 2.15pm (Bookings required)
The Agency of Human-Robotic Lunatics 2pm and 3.30pm (Bookings required)
AI vs Human Ingenuity 2.45 – 3.45pm (Bookings required)
Robots, Ethics, and Intimacy: the need for scientific research 2.45 – 3.45pm (1 hour + 10 minute Q & A) 15+ (Bookings required)
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