Cambridge Science Festival

Cambridge Science Festival is an annual, 10-day event celebrating science, technology, engineering, art, and math in Cambridge and New England.

The 2017 festival will take place from April 14 – 23, 2017.


padir-tAs part of the 2016 festival, Taskin Padir, an associate professor in Electrical & Computer Engineering at Northeastern University, in partnership with Aldebaran Robotics, Inc., hosted a free workshop, GRAPE, at Northeastern.

GRAPE: Grandchildren/Grandparent Robot Assistant Programming Extravaganza
A new exciting robot programming party for grandchildren (8-12 year old) and grandparents. We provide the robots and tools, you bring your creativity, curiosity, and grandparent. Learn robot programming, identify a problem, and create a solution during this interactive activity.

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