Roamer Research Expertise at the Forefront of Educational Robotics
Dr Stephanie Holmquist, US proponent and distributor of Roamer will be a panel member at an important Robotics Symposium on the 1st May at Brown’s University in the USA. Roamer designer, Dave Catlin will present a paper on educational robotic research and its impact in the classroom and a poster on mathematical modelling with Roamer in Switzerland on 21st May.
Dr Stephanie Holmquist believes her doctoral work on Roamer is part of the reason she has been invited to be a panel member at the Humanities and Societal Implications of Robotics Symposium (SIRoS). This part of the Humanity Centered Robotics Initiative For details follow the link: http://hcri.brown.edu/hcri-events/siros-workshop/
The 6th International Conference on Robotics in Education will be held at Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland, May 20-22, 2015. Valiant’s CEO Dave Catlin has had a paper accepted “Using Educational Robotics Research to Transform the Classroom”. Co-authors of the paper are Andrew Andrew Csizmadia from Newman University UK; Prof James OMeara from National Louis University, USA and Sarah Younie from De Montfort University UK. Dave will present a poster, “Educational Robots and Mathematical Modelling” co-authored with Maths teacher Edward Otieno from Kingsdale Foundation School in London. You can find conference details at http://rie2015.org/