EDUROVs 
MACARONESIA

The EDUROVs Macaronesia initiative is an activity included in the pilot project of Blue Economy within the framework of RIS3_NET

Construction and Operation of Remotely Operated Underwater Vehicles (ROV’S) Workshop for High School Education students of the Macaronesia.

General Objectives

  • To promote the interest on science and technology using robotics and underwater research
  • To encourage teamwork, respecting values and boosting creativity
  • To build taking into account a technological need for marine use, respecting the environment and using materials of everyday use

Specific Objectives

  • To train teachers on competences and contents
  • To organise, develop and give the workshop for construction of ROV’S in Educational Centres of Madeira and to expand to the rest of the Macaronesia.
  • To participate in the XVIII Annual Event (Gran Canaria 2020): Demonstration event where the Educational Centres that participate in the initiative operate their ROVS

PLANNING AND SCHEDULING

PHASE 0
Project launch in the Educational Centres of Azores and Madeira.
1
PHASE 1
Training period for teachers and development of teaching contents.
2
PHASE 2
Organisation and development of workshops in Educational Centres.
3
PHASE 3
Organisation and development of the demonstrative contest
4

2019 Registrations