TIME: 17.7.2019, 15.00 – 17.00

PLACE: Crazy Town Pori, Rautatienpuistokatu 7


Robotics experts join their forces in conversation of the impacts of Robotics to Society, Business and Education.

Speakers include:
– Yu Hu, Makeblock
– Vahur Orrin, RoboTex Finland
– Peter Vesterbacka, Edunation
– Markus Suula, Dyme Solutions
– Pirita Ihamäki, Gamecoast
– Essi Vanha-Viitakoski, Robocoast

Event is organized jointly by Robotex, Robocoast and Gamecoast.

Robotex is a big international event in several different countries that gathers robotics enthuasists of all ages from different places in the world. It showcases the latest innovation; it represents a space to learn the skills and reflect on the importance of robotics; and it offers diverse competitions to test your skills, no matter if you are a beginner or an expert. The first RoboTex Finland will be held in Pori 11.-12.10.2019.

Robocoast, a centre of excellence based on open innovation, consists of over a hundred companies as well as international RDI networks and programs. Robocoast operates in close collaboration with Satakunta-based universities and educational institutions.

Gamecoast is the Satakunta gamification network, a smart specialization project, unites gamification, artificial intelligence and modern technologies (AR, VR) as a nationwide significant entity. The aim is to make Gamecoast network the largest in the Nordic countries, with industrial cooperation and its involvement in the Robocoast network and Digital Innovation Hub.

This event is part of a series of events held at Crazy Town Pori during the busiest event week of the year in Pori. Check out other activity here.