The University of Edinburgh Embedded and Robotics Society (EaRS) is a society aimed at helping students get into the fields of embedded development and robotics and bringing together a community interested in these fields. We put on workshops, talks and hackathons that are all free to attend.
You can see our past events below, and for anything else have a look at our links.
IoT Challenge 2018
EaRS is proud to run the IoT challenge this year in collaboration with the University of Edinburgh ISG and School of Informatics.[ Hackathons ] Wed 21 February 2018
Marty the Robot Workshop (ROS intro)
Teach Marty the Robot to kick a ball! This workshop should give you an introduction to ROS and some computer vision concepts.[ Workshops ] Mon 05 February 2018
Arduino Robotic Car Workshop
An introduction to building something that actually moves! Use Arduino to control a car.[ Workshops ] Mon 30 October 2017
Build your own Snake Game with the BBC micro:bit!
Our first programming workshop! Build the game of Snake on the micro:bit using the accelerometer.[ Workshops ] Mon 09 October 2017
A re-run of our introductory electronics workshop for semester 1 2017.[ Workshops ] Mon 25 September 2017
Build your own Robotic Arm!
EaRS's main Welcome Week event 2017![ Workshops ] Fri 15 September 2017
Electronics Workshop - Part 1
A beginner friendly electronics workshop (our first event!)[ Workshops ] Mon 17 April 2017