Our mission is to inspire and excite interest and involvement in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) by using the motivational effects of Robotics.
FIRST Global Team Ireland
We are looking for a team of 14 to 18 years olds to represent Ireland in the inaugural FIRST Global Robotics contest for in Washington DC.
THERE ARE NO CHARGES FOR PARTICIPATION.
Applications now open!
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STEAM Laboratories was founded by Entrepreneur, inventor, engineer, scientist and, world renowned robotics guru, Peter Redmond. His career spans the fields of both real science and the science fiction of TV and movies and has been a major influence in robotics in Ireland. He has created award winning robots, patented avionics aircraft systems including the Guinness World Record setting Rubik’s cube solving robot RuBot II and the SESCA educational robotics platform. Peter lectured 3D vision, Augmented Reality and project management at Trinity College Dublin. He has delivered over 300 public lectures and workshops in robotics and has been a keynote speaker at conferences and TV/Radio shows worldwide. He holds patents in fields of computer vision, aeronautics and robotics. Peter has consulted on or created amazing special effects and props for movies and TV such as Vikings, Reign of Fire, King Arthur, Top Gear, Robot Wars, Scrapheap Challenge, Little Grey Fergie and many more. He has been a guest on TV shows such as Discovery Channel's Daily Planet, BBC Breakfast, Richard and Judy, the Late Late show, Morning Ireland, BBC Click and many more international TV and radio shows.