Raffle for the Autonomous Fighting Robots Design Challenge
Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EDT)
Enter the raffle for a chance to win a golden ticket to Artisan's Asylum:
- a one month membership to Artisan's Asylum with 24/7 access
- three tool training classes of your choice (recent listing + descriptions)
The material prizes have a total estimated cost of $400.
Attendance at the Autonomous Fighting Robots Design Challenge is not necessary to enter the raffle. The winning raffle will be announced at the event and via email.
All proceeds go to support Artisan's Asylum, a charitable 501(c)(3) with the mission to support and promote the teaching, learning, and practicing of craft of all varieties.
Grand Finale of the Cambridge Science Festival:
Autonomous Fighting Robots Design Challenge
Assemble at the Grand Finale of the Cambridge Science Festival to witness the culmination of two weeks of design and fabrication by eight teams of sentient robotic warriors bravely battling each other behind a barricade of bulletproof glass. See a video from last year's event here!
Given a golden ticket to Artisan's Asylum, one of the world's largest maker spaces, contestants will have access to various and sundry tools, components, and engineering mentors from MathWorks, Autodesk, and the maker community at Artisan's Asylum to fully customize their ferocious creations and wage battle to win prizes from all of the sponsors.
The event is free and open to the public without tickets. However, the venue only holds 500 people, so entrance will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
Time: Sunday the 27th of April from 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Location: The Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub, downstairs.
When & Where
Artisan's Asylum, Inc.
Artisan's Asylum is a community fabrication and makerspace near Union Square, Somerville MA, that is dedicated to making creativity a way of life. It does this by maintaining a community workshop, training its members in the use of all of its professional-grade equipment, and hosting events promoting the learning and practicing of craft and creative expression.