Coding Pi Science Day

Are you a science or technology teacher, or a student between 12 and 18 years old with a strong interest in science ?

The CERN Micro Club (in partnership with Google Education and EU Code Week) is organising an exceptional educational event around three scientific kits based upon the Raspberry Pi mini-computer:

  • The "Poppy Ergo Jr" Robotic Arm, invented by the Flowers project team at Inria Bordeaux Sud-Ouest Research Center, ENSTA Paris Tech (French Institut national de recherche en informatique et en automatique).
  • The "Muon Hunter" Cosmic Ray Detector kit, designed as a partnership between Mr Mihaly Vadai and members of the CERN Micro Club.
  • The Programmable Wifi car "GianoPi", invented in partnership with the campus La Chataigneraie, for the Ecole Internationale de Genève.

On friday 7 october (from 18h to 20h) :

A free conference open to all (limited to an audience of 100 participants), during which you will be able to meet the kit inventors and learn more about their work.

Mandatory registration: see official site.

On saturday 8 october (from 9h to 17h) :

A workshop day during which you will assemble and program as part of a team one of the three kits.

Conditions :

  • Priority to Science and technology teachers and students (between 12 and 18 years old).
  • Open only to groups of 2 to 4 persons (one responsible adult per team minimum, or a teacher per school group minimum).
  • Compulsory purchase of a scientific kit (between 180 and 290 EUROS or between 195 CHF and 320 CHF) per team.
  • Mandatory registration: see see official site

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