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LocoSummer Modern Robotics Camp Series

Center City Camps

  • Modern Robotics Summer Camp

    Modern Robotics Camp
    Center City

    June 25th - June 29th, 2018

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    Our signature summer camp is back to teach you real-world coding and Robotics! Program the sound, motion and lights of the LocoXtreme robot with Python.
    Ages 10-13

  • Drone Science and Robotics at Summer Camp

    Drone Science Camp
    Center City

    July 16th - July 20th, 2018

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    Uncover the secrets of modern-day magic of drones. Students will learn the mechanics, construction, physics, sensors, and coding of autonomous flight.
    Ages 10-13

  • AP Computer Science and Robotics Prep Camp

    Modern Robotics + Drone Science
    Center City

    July 9th - July 13th, 2018

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    Go for a deep dive into the power of software behind robotics and program real robots and drones in Python.
    Ages 13+

  • Modern Robotics Summer Camp

    Modern Robotics Pioneer Camp (Half-Day)
    Center City

    July 9th - July 13th, 2018 and
    July 30th - August 3rd, 2018

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    Experience the magic of modern robotics in this 5-day exploration of the lights, motion, sounds of robots, personalities of buddy bots and kid-friendly drones.
    Ages 5-6

  • Drone Science and Robotics at Summer Camp

    Modern Robotics Explorer Camp (Half-Day)
    Center City

    July 9th - July 13th, 2018 and
    July 30th - August 3rd, 2018

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    Experience the magic of modern robotics in this 5-day exploration of the lights, motion, sounds of robots, personalities of buddy bots and kid-friendly drones.
    Ages 7-9

Main Line Camps

  • Modern Robotics Summer Camp

    Modern Robotics + Drone Science Camp

    Main Line

    June 18th - June 22nd, 2018

    at the Baldwin School

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    Our signature summer camp is back again to teach you real-world coding and Robotics! Explore the power of software in bringing the LocoXtreme ground robot and LocoDrone to life with Python.
    Ages 10-13

  • AP Computer Science and Robotics Prep Camp

    Modern Robotics + Drone Science Camp

    Main Line

    July 30th - August 3rd, 2018

    at the Baldwin School

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    Code the lights, motion and sound of the LocoXtreme robot and LocoDrone with Python. A fun and interactive introduction to Computer Science!
    Ages 13+

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"We created LocoSummer to be a place where kids can experience a real-world technological ecosystem and the excitement of bringing robots to life with the application of computational concepts, coding, physics, statistics and robotics. Here, kids discover their own creativity that will ultimately empower them to achieve anything they want in life."

Dr. Pramod Abichandani
LocoRobo Founder and University Professor

Who We Are

We empower students for a bright future in modern technology.

  • LocoRobo Innovations is a Philadelphia-based robotics company founded by Professor Pramod Abichandani (Ph.D. in Robotics). LocoRobo is the creator of the LocoXtreme robot and LocoRobo Academy - a world of knowledge and interactive tools for developing skills in critical thinking, Robotics, coding, sensors, 3D design, physics, statistics, green energy and more!

  • We created LocoSummer to bring modern technology out of the labs and into the hands of curious kids to show them the endless possibilities that modern technology can create.

    LocoSummer instructors are top-notch engineers and industry professionals. We teach kids critical thinking and real-world coding, while having fun!

Meet the LocoSummer Team

Lisa - STEM Educator
Dr. Pramod Abichandani
LocoRobo Founder and University Professor
Lisa - STEM Educator
Lisa
LocoSummer Organizer
Kyle - Robotics Educator
Kyle
Robotics Engineer and Teacher
Matt - Robotics Educator
Matthew
Robotics Engineer and Teacher
Ali - Child Specialist
Ali
Child Specialist
Michael Pustie - STEM Educator
Michael
Teacher
West Deptford Public Schools District
  • “The LocoRobo robotics camp has been amazing for my daughter’s confidence and understanding in mathematics and robotics! She looks forward to going to camp each day and is so excited to learn something new! Thank you LocoRobo!”

    Alexandra

    Philadelphia parent

Questions about LocoSummer?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) or fill out our contact form.

FAQ

Frequently asked questions

  • What will students need?

    A laptop for programming and curious attitude. Breakfast and snacks are included. Students can bring their own lunch or arrange to purchase through LocoSummer. More information about buying lunch will be available once you register.

    Should students know robotics or coding?

    Little-to-no prior experience in robotics and programming is required. Any student who is driven to learn is welcome! Students with a background knowledge of robotics will also be able to expand their skills. Students will be instructed by university professors and high school teachers who are enthusiastic about helping kids learn.

    What is your cancellation policy?

    Refund requests can be made prior to a week before the summer camp sessions starts and registration costs will be refunded at 50%. No refunds will be issued less than one week prior of start date. You may transfer your registration to another person at no cost. Please contact LocoRobo for any cancellation and transfer requests.

  • Are there family and multi-camp discounts?

    Yes. There is a 10% off discount for two camps or more per family. This can be applied to two children attending the same camp or 1 child attending both camps. Please contact LocoRobo for a code to use during the registration process.

    Is there any financial aid available?

    Our scholarship application process is closed and scholarships have been awarded. Payment plans are available with final payments being due by the first day of camp Please contact LocoRobo for details.

    What if I need to drop my child off early or pick them up late?

    Your child can be dropped 1 hr earlier than camp starts and picked up 1 hr after camp ends for no additional charge. If you need additional time on either end, please contact LocoRobo to make arrangements and there will be an additional charge.

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