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European Robotics Week 2012 – robots for everyone

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The European Robotics Week offers one week of various robotics related activities across Europe for the general public, highlighting growing importance of robotics in a wide variety of application areas.
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Date: 
From 26/11/2012 to 02/12/2012
Venue: 
all across Europe

Over 80 organisations (businesses, universities, research centres) participate in 165 robotics-related activities for the general public, like school visits with lectures on robotics, guided tours for pupils, open labs, exhibitions, challenges and robots in action in public squares. Find an event near you here.

Aimed at the general public, the European Robotics Week focuses on inspiring Europeans of all ages to pursue careers in robotics-related subjects, or to learn about how robots affect society, both now and in the future.

Participating organisations also present their robotics activities online via either pre-recorded videos or live-streaming webcams. Find out more on the robotics labs website.

The events' coordinator is the European Robotics Association - EUnited Robotics.

For more information check the European Robotics Week website.