Abu Dhabi Welcomes WorldSkills 2017 Competition

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Abu Dhabi Welcomes WorldSkills 2017 Competition

This year, for the first time, the WorldSkills competition will be held in the Middle East! WorldSkills 2017 is happening in Abu Dhabi, the capital the United Arab Emirates. The ADNEC (Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre) will house the event that boasts over 1,300 competitors and nearly an equal number of international experts. Delegates from 77 member countries will participate … Read More

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Teach Mobile Robotics with fischertechnik

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Teach Mobile Robotics with fischertechnik

An emerging sector in manufacturing and engineering technology is mobile robotics.  A mobile robot is defined as an automatic machine that is capable of locomotion. Not fixed to one location, these robots move around their environments. By comparison, industrial robots are mostly stationary. As you can imagine there are many applications for mobile robotics. Industries such as medicine, manufacturing, agriculture, … Read More

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Countdown to WorldSkills 2017 in Abu Dhabi

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Countdown to WorldSkills 2017 in Abu Dhabi

There are less than 100 days before the WorldSkills 2017 global vocational skills competition begins in Abu Dhabi! Teams from around the globe are busy making preparations for the 44th WorldSkills Competition in October. This event boasts over 1,300 participants from 77 countries. Showcasing the value of skills is the main objective of this event that is being organized by ACTVET, the … Read More

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2017 WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Sponsor

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, STEM Education

2017 WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Sponsor

Teams from around the globe are preparing themselves for the 44th WorldSkills Competition in October. This event will take place at ADNEC in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With over 1,300 participants from 77 countries, this event is sure to showcase the value of skills. There will be 51 different skill competitions representing six skill sectors. We … Read More

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Studica Assists Competitors at WorldSkills 2015

kristielCompetitions & Contests, WorldSkills Robotics

Day two of preparations for the WorldSkills 2015 competition in São Paulo, Brazil is ongoing. Students were not allowed in the robotics arena today, however many of them spent yesterday evening working on their robot designs until 8:30 p.m. (UTC). More than 23 experts from different countries were charged with setting up the evaluation space where robots will be competing in Mobile … Read More

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Preparations for WorldSkills 2015 Underway

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Today is “Familiarization” Day at WorldSkills 2015 in Brazil. Competitors will be attending preparation meetings and visiting their workplaces for orientation. For the first time ever in its 65 year history, the WorldSkills competition will be held in Latin America.  There is sure to be excitement with over 1,000 competitors from 59 different countries competing. This the largest vocational education and skills competition in … Read More

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WorldSkills Celebrates Competitors at World Youth Skills Day

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

The 2015 WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil is just days away! In preparation for the largest vocational education and skills competition in the world, participants are fine tuning their work. Competitors in each country have been chosen to compete based on their hard work and demonstrated mastery of their skill. The WorldSkills organization spent these final weeks celebrating the dedication … Read More

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WorldSkills Robotics Starter Kit

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The countdown begins! This April marks four months until the 2015 WorldSkills Competition in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Known as the Olympics of trade skills, the 43rd biennial competition will host participants from over 50 countries and regions around the world. We were proud to announce our official sponsorship and supplier status of the WorldSkills Competition, earlier this year. Following the … Read More

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