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Technik-Workshop-Putzroboter-Workshop-VHS-Unterschleissheim

CLEANING ROBOT WORKSHOP
FOR YOUNG TINKERERS

22nd April 2023 – VHS Garching

In the workshop, a Cleaning Robot is assembled within 6 work steps and moved independently with the help of an integrated DC motor. The Cleaning Robot consists of a brush and a self-built attachment by the tinkerer Bastian Dolde from Dolde Engineering. Once the batteries are inserted, the electric circuit is closed and the little machines immediately start moving.

Who can participate? Children from the age of 7. Registration is required for the workshop.

Registration and more Information: VHS Nord

When: 22nd April, 2023, 10:00 – 12:00 am

Where: Volkshochschule Garching

LEGO-Mindstorms-VHS-Workshop

Lego Mindstorms Workshop –
Robot programming

20th May 2023 – VHS Garching

After a short demonstration, the workshop coaches will introduce the participants to the development environment of a robot based on a kit of the Lego Mindstorms EV3-System, using a graphical user interface to program the robot itself. The participants will work together with models and laptops brought along by our LEGO Coaches.

Prerequisite:  Familiarity with the PC, programming knowledge not required.

Who can participate? Young people from 10-15 years. Registration is required for the workshop.

Registration and more Information: VHS Nord

When: 20th May, 2023, 10:00 – 12:30 am

Where: Volkshochschule Garching

News and Press Clippings

6. Smart Green Island Makeathon on Gran Canaria

Januar 
2023 
 – Gran Canaria 

After a two-year break, the 6th SMART GREEN ISLAND MAKEATHON takes place from March 1st to 4th, 2023. This year’s innovation festival on Gran Canaria focusses on training future engineers to become innovative and creative specialists and bringing them into direct contact with companies...  Read more

LEGO Mindstorms workshop inspires kids

November 
2022 
 – TCW Nördlingen 

20 curious children attended the LEGO Mindstorms workshop on November 9th, 2022 at the Technologie Zentrum Westbayern. As part of the robotics elective at the two secondary schools, Maria Stern Nördlingen and Maria Ward Wallerstein, the LEGO coaches from our foundation introduced the pupils to modern technology in robot construction and robot programming... Read more

Google Cloud Factory built in Fischertechnik

Juli 
2022 
 – Elektronikpraxis 

The trade magazine Elektronikpraxis Online has reported on the latest demonstrator from the ITQ GmbH. Based on Fischertechnik, the Google Cloud Demonstrator illustrates the latest Google Cloud solution Manufacturing Data Engine and Connect. The mini factory was first shown at the Hannover Messe...  Read more

NO MORE TALKING –
LET'S TAKE ACTION!

Although climate change and environmental protection are discussed, talked about and protested about in many places, the responsibilities are mostly just shifted back and forth.

To counter this perceived self-paralysis, we launched the “SMART GREEN ISLAND” project at the end of 2016 to drive sustainable projects forward.

Solar Golf Car

Plastix

Students work on solutions against plastic pollution of the oceans.

Make­athon 2020

At the innovation festival “SMART GREEN ISLAND MAKEATHON” students meet international companies to jointly solve sustainable Industry Challenges.

... and much more

More Information about our sustainable Technology Projects can be found here.