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Rwandan students finish MIT-run robotics classes

By | 2019-01-10T16:17:40+00:00 January 10th, 2019|News, Students|

The East African

(from Jan. 2018, but posted Jan. 2019)

Top performing science students from various secondary schools in Rwanda have completed their participation in a camp where they were taught how to apply robotics in agriculture.

Irrigation, sowing, seed multiplication and preparation of land for planting are seen as areas where robotics could be applied.

BK Tech House, a technology subsidiary of the Bank of Kigali Group, organised the boot camp where selected students were taught robotics by mentors from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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