National Robotics Week
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
Guests can interact with a number of robots including PARO, the furry baby seal therapy robot, and Sphero, the speedy robotic ball guests can control with an app. Demonstrations from university, after-school and hobbyist robotics teams will also take place. Robots designed by Chicago-area student and amateur teams will be on display, and guests can watch a live robotics competition. Other activities include make-your-own robot antenna, discover your robot name, and more.
Event Cost: Free with admission
Price Category: $
Event times: April 8-9 and 14-15. Check website for schedule.