Tag Archives: robotics

Sponsorship Opportunities at the World Educational Robotics European Open 2019

Sheffield's young robotics teams are gearing up to win qualification for this year's World Educational Robot Contest.

Last year a successful crowdfunding effort and the support of a host of corporate sponsors, including us at Sheffield Digital on behalf of the local tech and digital community, managed to send two teams to the World Educational Robot (WER) Contest in China – this year the ambition is to send FOUR! Qualification process Once

Episode 30: Red McKay on robotics, retail and Sheffield as a great place for business

We chat to CEO of Bossa Nova Robotics about the company's move to Sheffield and its game-changing technology.

Download the mp3 file Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe to the RSS feed From transport links and house prices to general quality of life, Red talked about why Bossa Nova chose to have its first Europe office in Sheffield. He also covered his own story and how he grew up in the city before establishing a

Sponsor Sheffield’s young robotics teams

UTC Olympic Legacy Park has successful robotics teams that need vital sponsorship to help them compete on a national and (potentially) world stage.

Robotics at the UTC The facilities and teaching out at the UTC Olympic Legacy Park are brilliant and giving Sheffield students a fantastic opportunity to work and learn with robotics. Fielding many active robotics teams, the UTC has had most success competing in VEX Robotics. Apart from putting their skills to the test, these competitions

Episode 23: From Sheffield to Shanghai with the UK’s first World Educational Robot Contest finalists

We talk to this talented team of Sheffield children about their incredible journey so far – and they haven’t even left the UK yet!

 Download the mp3 file Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe to the RSS feed The WEP has been a global competition since 2013, and these Sheffield kids are the first to represent the UK in the world finals, and it’s amazing to hear them talk to so passionately about their work and the competition. Winning their