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Lawrence Tech robotics competitors Christopher Kawatsu (holding the umbrella at left), Jonathan Ruszala, Dan McGee and Ryan Matthews confer on last minute adjustments to vuLTUre2 at the Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition held at Oakland University. In the background are Professor CJ Chung, Dean Hsiao-Ping Moore of the College of Arts and Sciences, and Jenna Diamond.  Photo: Lawrence Tech

LTU Fifth Of 47 Schools In Robotics Competition

Lawrence Technological University’s robot, vuLTUre2, finished fifth in the Auto-Nav Challenge, the main event at the 20th annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition held at Oakland University June 8-11.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2012

Lansing ITEC photo

Lansing Nonprofit Offering Tech Summer Camps

The Lansing tech nonprofit ITEC is inspiring local youth to become the next great engineers, programmers and movie makers through fun and interactive technology summer camps. Kids will build and bring to life Lego robots, plan, film and edit their own movies, and design and play their own video games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

The Macomb-OU INCubator at Velocity Center in Sterling Heights.

New Defense, Tech Biz Incubator Opens In Sterling Heights

A new business incubator in Sterling Heights is ready for tech-based startups to move in.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012

Kuka Robotics' New Home In Shelby Township

Kuka Rolling Out New Line Of Shelf Mount Robots

Automation becomes easy with the North American introduction of the KR Quantec K Shelf-mounted robots at NPE, a robotics trade show in Orlando, Fla. April 2-5.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2012

The University of Michigan's North Campus Research Complex, the huge former Pfizer research lab in northeast Ann Arbor.

Michigan Robotics Day Promotes Michigan As Industry Hub

This event is open to anyone who wants to learn about the advances made by Michigan’s robotics technology sector with a strong emphasis on companies who would like to do business in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012

An earlier FIRST Robotics competition at Wayne State University

FIRST Robotics Back At Wayne State To Inspire Young Engineers

Alex Traster, a first-year biomedical engineering student at Wayne State University, credits much of his educational aspirations to his involvement in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2012

Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

Lawrence Tech Summer Camps Provide Path To Degree And Beyond

This summer, Lawrence Technological University will hold more than 20 enrichment camps to introduce high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to topics that could lead to a college major or a career.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2012

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Orion Twp. Robotics Tech Firm On Hiring Binge

Orion Township-based Applied Manufacturing Technologies, a supplier of factory automation design, engineering and process consulting services, Thursday announced its “Robotic Renaissance” Hiring Initiative to support continuing robotics industry growth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2011

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Delmia’s ‘Robot Whisperers’ Debut Online

Adding a little fun into the manufacturing mix, The Auburn Hills-based Delmia business unit of France’s Dassault Systemes has launched an on-demand e-series called “The Robot Whisperers.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2011

WWJ Photo/Matt Roush

Conference: Michigan’s Robotics Future Bright

Robotics offers a major opportunity to rebuild Michigan’s manufacturing infrastructure, according to speakers at the Michigan Robotics Day celebration in Ann Arbor Tuesday.

04/12/2011

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