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Join Us for AcaDay: Enhancing Education with NAO and Pepper

Welcome to AcaDay, a specialized event exclusively tailored for the NAO and Pepper community.

26 sept 2023

Welcome to AcaDay, a specialized event exclusively tailored for the NAO and Pepper community, with a particular focus on advancing education, especially in primary and secondary schools. 

Date: October 5, 2023

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie in Paris, France 

AcaDay offers you a unique opportunity to: 

Explore the Role of Robotics in Learning: Gain insights into how robotics can positively impact the educational landscape through informative keynotes and presentations. 

 Interactive Demonstrations: Immerse yourself in the world of NAO and Pepper with hands-on demonstrations carefully designed for educational purposes. 

 Engage with Experts: Connect with educators, partners, and experienced NAO and Pepper users to understand the potential these robots hold in educational settings. 

Celebrate International Teachers' Day: Join us in recognizing the invaluable contributions of educators who shape the future of our society. Additionally, be prepared for several engaging surprises throughout the day! 

What to Anticipate: 

 Insightful Testimonials: Hear thought-provoking testimonials about the utilization of NAO and Pepper in classrooms, supporting STEAM learning, and participating in various social projects. 

 Cutting-Edge Tools and Solutions: Discover the latest tools and solutions offered by United Robotics Group and our esteemed partners, designed to enhance the educational experience and provide valuable support to teachers. 

Networking and Knowledge Sharing: Engage in meaningful conversations with fellow educators, exchange ideas, and collectively address the common challenges faced when integrating robots into educational environments. 

Demonstration Area: Immerse yourself in the world of NAO and Pepper at our demonstration area, featuring: 

  • Blockly Programming: Learn how to program NAO with Blockly. 
  • AskNAO Tablet Application: Explore NAO's role in specialized education. 
  • Elias Language Learning with NAO: Experience language learning with Pepper's assistance. 

Pepper Chat GPT: Interact with Pepper using voice commands, touch sensors, or hand gestures. 

Pepper Virtual Reality: Gain insight into Pepper's perspective through virtual reality. 

Patient Rehabilitation with NAO: Witness NAO's role in patient rehabilitation. 

Jupyter Notebook for NAO: Deep dive into NAO's features through Jupyter Notebook. 

NAO Maze: Create intricate paths for NAO with ArUco markers. 

Roundtable Discussions (9:30 AM - 10:45 AM): 

  • Fostering Science and Mathematics Interest Among Young Europeans by Sophie Sakka, Director of GRAPHES Researchers Laboratory in Paris. 
  • Integrating Robotics in Schools: Enhancing Educational Practices by Thorsten Leimbach and Brigit Koch Sickman. 
  • NAO as a Mediation Tool by Gioavani Nulli and Beatrice Motti. 

Secure your spot today by completing the registration form and obtaining your ticket. We invite you to be a part of this educational journey at AcaDay. We look forward to your participation. 

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