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Build a robot, draw a robot, code a robot with your friends. There are no rules other then to share the excitement of robotics with your friends, family, or community. Share with us how you will be celebrating!
NAO became a star in the world of education. Find out why NAO became a preferred STEM educational tool in over 300 schools in the US!
Meet Aldebaran team at the Children's Museum of the Upstate on Friday, April 3d, learn the basics of software and create NAO behaviors by combining vision, motion and audio.
The workshops are available at 11 AM and 1PM. Please register here: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07earv5z6ceb575b83&llr=4vr9yycab
NAO Workshop website
The Children's Museum of the Upstate
300 College street
More than a festival, iMAGINE Upstate fueled by ScanSource is your all access pass to drones, battling robots, racecars, 3d printing, hovercrafts and more! You decide your future – start at the iMAGINE Upstate Festival.
Admission is Free!
The Main Street Experience
Interactive Experiences from Our Partners
Main Street will be lined with tents showcasing the latest and greatest technology. Learn about what is happening in the Upstate from local organizations, non-profits and educators.
Stages and Shows
Robotics Demo at Bosch INNOVATE Stage
Gunter Theatre - 11:00am, 12:00pm & 1:00pm
Take the journey from FIRST Lego League to FIRST Robotics battling LIVE on the Bosch INNOVATE Stage! Robotics teams from acrossthe Upstate are bringing out their battling robots to the iMAGINE Upstate Festival for a little friendly competition!
Roper Mountain Science Center Show GE Power & Water ENGAGE Stage
TD Stage - 11:00am, 12:00pm & 1:00pm
Join Roper Mountain Science Center at the GE Power & Water ENGAGE Stage for an interactive EXTREME science experience! From chemical reactions, to explosions, we’ll make simple science look like magic, then explain how it all works. The finale’ is a full size bed of real nails. Just wait and see what we’ll do with it!
The iMAGINE Challenge: An Interactive Gameshow at iMAGINE Upstate LAUNCH Stage
Gunter Theatre - 3:00pm, 4:00pm & 5:00pm
Bring your A game to the iMAGINE Challenge – an interactive live game show made for Upstate trivia masterminds of all ages. Don’t miss your chance to win tech prizes and throwdown your knowledge!
Brooks Brothers Workforce of the Future Fashion Show at Fluor CREATE Stage
TD Stage - 3:00pm, 4:00pm & 5:00pm
Walk into the future with Fluor and iMAGINE Upstate with the Workforce of the Future Fashion Show. CREATED by Brookes Brothers, the Workforce of the Future Fashion Show is your inside look at the latest trends and a sneak peak of what the next generation of Upstate movers and innovators will be wearing.
AJ Whittenburg Hovercraft Experience at Greenville Technical College LEARN Stage
Wyche Pavilion - All Day (10:00am - 6:00pm)
Hover over to the Greenville Tech LEARN Stage to build your own hovercraft with the help of AJ Whittenburg Elementary School! After you LEARN the science behind building hovercrafts, experience what it’s like to take one on a drive!
Children's Museum of the Upstate Experience at Michelin MAKE Stage
Village Green - All Day (10:00am - 6:00pm)
Drop by the Michelin MAKE Stage with The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. We are turning Village Green into the Imagination Playground filled with oversized building blocks and hands-on activities.
Parking is available at a variety of lots throughout the downtown Greenville. For more information about parking, download the area parking garage maps here.
Pets, coolers, bicycles, inline skates or skateboards are not permitted within the festival. This is a smoke-free and alcohol-free event.
Cost of Attendance:
Thanks to our awesome partners, the iMAGINE Upstate Festival is free to attend and participate in all day long. Food concessions will available for purchase during the day along with restaurants throughout downtown Greenville.
iMAGINE Upstate Festival website
318 S. Main St
iMAGINE Upstate vision is to promote cultural and economic development with a celebration to showcase STEM, innovation, creative and entrepreneurial activity in Upstate South Carolina.
The iMAGINE Upstate Festival is your all access pass to drones, battling robots, race cars, 3d printing, hovercrafts and more!
Aldebaran will demonstrate the coolest humanoid robot NAO during the day. Don't miss the chance to interact with NAO and see why it became the preferred educational tool in more than 70 countries!
NAO at Imagine Upstate Festival website
Join us this year during robotics week as our Jr. Kindergarten and Kindergarten students discover Robots. They will spend time researching and developing a plan for a robot before building and programming a robot of their very own. From Collaboration to Creativity, students will use all of their 21st Century and STEAM skills, while participating in this project!
Monday: Robotics Research
Tuesday: Brainstorming Session
Wednesday: Creating a Visual
Thursday: Building a Robot
Friday: Robotics Programming
The Goddard Challenge website
The Goddard School
8 Five Forks Plaza Court
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