Nov 7 – 9, 2022
Prague, Czech Republic
Europe/Prague timezone

Hands-on workshop of Mini Pupper, the miniature, legged, Ubuntu&ROS robot

Nov 8, 2022, 11:30 AM
1h 30m
Palmovka 2 (Hilton Prague)

Palmovka 2

Hilton Prague

Workshop Devices


Eric Orso
Xingming Gan


Mini Pupper is the Ubuntu, ROS, open-source robot dog platform that supports ROS SLAM, Navigation, and OpenCV AI features with Lidar, camera sensors at a low-cost price. It’ll make robotics easier for schools, homeschool families, enthusiasts, and beyond. In this workshop, you can not only play Mini Pupper but also know how we design it.
This is a hands-on workshop. Bring your laptop and let’s enjoy the ROS robot together. You will enjoy at least the below things(maybe update ),
5 - 10 mins: Mini Pupper story - as a company - sharing the benefits and challenges of companies that work with open source
Aim: participants to learn that they can also run a business based on open source
5 - 10 mins: Mini Pupper story - the robot- including the background, main features and the future of the robots.
Aim: participants to learn about the robot
60mins: Hand-on support for the audiences.
30mins: Basics about Mini Pupper simulation
Aim: to help participants start exploring about Mini Pupper in a simulation environment
10 mins; Q&A
Normally people will ask questions throughout the workshop, so we don't need to have a dedicated time for questions

Session author bios

Afreez is the Founder and Mini Pupper Product Manager at MangDang. He is a robotics enthusiast, especially the quadruped robot. He focuses on mechanical design, human machine interface and software architecture. He helps the team to launch Mini Pupper, the valuable and useful quadruped robot platform to market. In his spare time, he loves to travel with his family.

Social Media @LeggedRobot
Level of Difficulty Beginner

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