Silicon Valley Smart Tech and Computing Camp (STCC)



Learning, Innovation and Leadership

Beginning Robotics

Why robotics is important?

Today, more and more robots (as automated machines) have used by different industry to take over the duties of dangerous and mundane jobs from humans for better productivity. Now more innovative robots are developed to provide safe and reliable services to people and our society. Hence, understanding the development and implementation of robots become important for young generation.

What you will learn?

This course covers basic concepts of robotics, and provides students a great learning experience and chance to design and build simple robots for specific activities and scenarios. In addition, the course also introduces the basic programming as well as problem solving strategies. Students will work as a team to learn how to use selected robot-based programming software and language to build a simple robot.

What will students take home?

The best part of all? They'll get to hands-on experience by working with a robot and a selected framework. Students will design and implement specific scenarios/activities and, and take home a built robot.

Registration Information

• Location: San Jose State University at the Heart of Silicon Valley
•Address: One Washington Square, San Jose, California, USA
•Contact: smartcamp@gmail.com
•Program director: jerry.gao@sjsu.edu
•Accommodation: SJSU Student Dormitory, International Housing or Local Hotel