The Robotics SIG( Special Interest Group) was created by CPCUG in July
2004 and is hosted by both Anthrotronics & CUA.
CPCUG is CPCUG, the Capital PC User
Group, Inc. CUA is The Catholic University of America
AnthroTronics is a Robotics Company
in Silver Spring, MD
The three main goals of the Robotics SIG are:
To learn what is current in this exciting field.
To learn how to build and program robots.
Learning more about robots & entering robotics competitions will
raise student motivation to get into math and science. They'll
gain insight into technical choices in college and careers.
VEX and Planning, Sat, Oct 4, 2008, the 51st anniversary of Sputnick I.
Contact: Janet Lathan is listed just above under contacts
Arriving after 10 AM? Call Janet upon arrival; Cell phone listed above.
9:00 AM Refreshments/Greetings
9:30 AM Information/Workshop: RESEARCH ON VEX.
The VEX robotics kit is a leading platforms for youth
competitions and for prototyping
11:30AM Planning Meeting: Potomac Robotics League.
Bring your own brown bag lunch; drinks provided.
Location is downtown Silver Spring, near the Red Line Metro.
Complete Directions. Both Metro and driving are covered.