ARDUINO DAY 2020
A WORLDWIDE ARDUINO 15TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Arduino day is a worldwide celebration to commemorate the 15°’ birthday of Arduino. The program is directly organized by the community that brings together, like-minded individuals to share their experiences and to learn more about the open-source platform. Arduino day 2020 — Sri Lanka is organized by the THINGERBITS company. We have successfully organized this event for the past 3 years. This year Arduino day 2020 – Sri Lanka will address about STEM education, technology, business development and innovation. The overall goal of the event is to stimulate the interest of students in STEAM professions and to create an opportunity for students to have access to relevant knowledge needed to develop a career in technology. Around 200 participants and more than 15 innovators will join on the event day to achieve the main goal of the Arduino day 2020.
The school Robotics Competition will be held prior to the main event. Students can participate in the competition as a group or individually. The winners will engage in a detailed practical workshop where they will learn computer programming-based curriculum including building robots and simple hand-on science and engineering projects. ‘
ARDUINO DAY ROBOTICS COMPETITION
Robotica is the robotic competition organized by the Arduino Community in Srilanka as a parallel event of the Arduino Day 2020. Robotica’s mission is to generate excitement among young people for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM), develop creativity and problem solving skills, and prepare them to excel in higher education and technological career.