August 3, 2015

Workshop on Smartphone Based Robot Programming @ Engineering Summer Camp for the Elite 2015

16 elite secondary school students attended a workshop on "Smartphone Based Robot Programming" conducted by Dr. Chun-Kit Chui of the Department of Computer Science for the Engineering Summer Camp for the Elite 2015 organized by the Faculty of Engineering from July 20-24 at HKU.

At the workshop, participants worked in pairs and learned how to design, build and program their own robots for entering to a competition held on the last day of the camp. The winning robot of this year was from the hands of Henry Mayhew and Aaron Ng. Each of them received a Certificate of Achievement and a prize from the Dean of Engineering at the closing ceremony of the camp.

Special thanks to the following specialists and helpers for providing on-site support on a voluntary basis at the workshop.

Specialists:
Dr. Chim Tat Wing (Instructor, HKU-CS Dept)
Dr. Vincent Lau (Research Director, ASTRI)
Mr. Steven Tang (STEAM Education Specialist, METAS HK Ltd)
Mr. Tony Chim (Chief Executive Officer, Kotech Education Ltd.)
Mr. Jimmy Hui (Training Specialist, Coding 101)
Mr. Ricky Tong (Founder, Runotter)

Helpers:
Miss Jolly Cheng
Miss Erica Ho
Miss Xing Lam
Mr. Arpit Brij Gupta
Mr. Wong Tsz Shing
Mr. Chiu King Yuen, Anthony
Mr. Chor Chung Leung
Mr. Tsui Ming Him, Melvin