Based upon guidance provided by the University System of Georgia, all Georgia Tech sponsored events through June 30, including athletics competitions, are cancelled, postponed or will move to a virtual format.

Friday, August 16 2019
11:00am - 6:00pm
Various Campus Locations
For more information:

Zackory Erickson
RoboGrads Vice President for Robotics Ph.D. Program

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New Robotics Students Welcome and Orientation

On August 16, the Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines (IRIM) and RoboGrads will host a welcome and orientation for new Robotics Ph.D. students. The event will include the opportunity to learn about valuable program information and social events. 

At 11:00 a.m., Seth Hutchinson, executive director of IRIM, and Nader Sadegh, director of the Robotics Ph.D. Program, will provide an introduction to all things robotics at Georiga Tech.

From 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., the RoboGrads will present an overview of the student organization and answer questions. 

The event concludes with a picnic in the Activity Room at Tenth & Home Building A. 

Schedule for August 16 in the Marcus Nanotechnology Building, Rooms 1116-1118

11:00 a.m.     IRIM Introduction—Seth Hutchinson

11:30 a.m.     Robotics Program Overview—Nader Sadegh

12:00 p.m.     Lunch Break with RoboGrads Members

1:00 p.m.       RoboGrads Presentation and Q&A

2:00 p.m.       Free Time

4:00 p.m.       Picnic in the Activity Room at Tenth & Home Building A (THA), Activity Room.

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