image for Festival item typeRobot Zone - Bradford Science Festival at The Broadway Bradford

Festival, Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jul 2018, free entry

Bradford Science Festival

Bradford Science Festival

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0844 856 3797

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Hall Ings,
Bradford,
BD1 1JR

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Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jul Robot Zone - Bradford Science Festival

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Discover the exciting world of robotics—find out how we control robots through engineering and coding, then meet some special robot guests!

ROBOTS LIVE
Experience the amazing spectacle that is robot combat! Featuring favourite robots from the BBC’s Robot Wars, Robots Live is packed with entertainment, including a battle arena and live engineering zone.

Robot displays will be available throughout the day, and 45-minute Robots Live shows will take place at 11.30 and 15.30.

MEET NAO
When: Saturday 21 July only

Come and see a fun demonstration from NAO, the world’s most popular humanoid robot, and find out how he can be used to aid education in primary schools.

MIND CONTROL SCALEXTRIC
What happens when you control a Scalextric car with your mind? Find out when you play your favourite racing game using only your thoughts!

ROBOTIC ENGINEERING SHOWS
When: 45-minute shows at 12.30 and 14.30

The University of Central Lancashire’s Matt Dickerson will host exciting shows about the links between robots, science and engineering. Discover how to build a robot and how scientific research can bring superpowers to life!

AUDIO ASSAULT BUGGY
The Audio Assault Buggy is loaded with strange and wonderful sonic weaponry. Try the Nose Test, make slinky laser-blasts, and experiment with acoustic objects.

LEEDS UNIVERSITY ROBOT DEMOS
An all-robot band, an arm that can play computer games, and robots moving around the human body using magnets... Explore weird and wonderful examples of robotic research from Leeds University.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jul 2018 11:00 to 17:00

Prices

Free entry

Location

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Map reference: SE 164329  Lat: 53.79257 Long: -1.75151

By Train: There are two train stations within an easy walking distance of The Broadway Bradford. Bradford Forster Square is approximately 5 minutes walk and is located in Forster Square Bradford BD1 4HY and Bradford Interchange, approximately a 10 minutes walk located on Bridge Street Bradford BD1 1TU.

By Car: For driving directions, put our postcode BD1 1HA into your Satellite Navigation (Sat Nav), or into a route planner on the web at RAC Route Planner or the AA Route Finder.