GRASP National Robotics Week Open House

GRASP Lab K-16 Student Open House- April 12th, 2013

In celebration of National Robotics Week the GRASP Lab will host an open house on Friday, April 12th. Attendees will have a chance to explore GRASP facilities, view robot demonstrations and speak with robotics researchers. GRASP graduate students will be showing off robots that fly, perform surgery, play soccer, high-five, walk on two legs and climb poles. The event is free and open to K-16 groups.

Registration is required and space is limited.

''' Update (4/8/13)-We have reached capacity for this event and the wait list is now closed.


9:00-9:20 Registration-Group A

9:40-10:00 Registration-Group B

Location: Levine Lobby

9:20-11:40 Lab Rotations- Group A

10:00-12:20 Lab Rotations- Group B

Groups will rotate through different demonstrations showcasing current robotics projects at GRASP.

  • Amazing Flying Quadrotors
  • UPennalizers Soccer Playing Robots
  • Meet GRASPY the 5ft tall Humanoid Robot
  • Robots that run and bounce in the Kod Lab
  • A da Vinci Surgical Robot

11:40-12:10 Pizza Lunch- Group A

12:20-12:50 Pizza Lunch- Group B

Attendees will have a chance to mingle with GRASP researchers during lunch.

12:10-12:30 Closing Presentation- Group A

12:50-1:10 Closing Presentation- Group B

Location: Wu and Chen Auditorium