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microFLL MONDRAGON – INNOBASQUE can be followed via streaming

Jan 17, 2019
This Saturday, 19 January, the first edition of the micro-FLL MONDRAGON –INNOBASQUE will take place on the Iturripe Campus of the Higher Polytechnic School of Mondragon Unibertsitatea. It consists of an educational experience that aims to encourage interest in scientific and technological vocations and skills among schoolchildren in the Basque Country.

The tournament is promoted by Mondragon Corporation, Innovasque, the Scientia Foundation and the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa and organised by the ULMA Group, Ikerlan, Mondragon Unibertsitatea and Ausolan, and its estimated that 320 students will be participating.

In this first edition, which can be followed via streaming through the TUlankide website, 20 teams from educational centres in Araba, Biscay and Gipuzkoa will participate, including 5 teams from Arizmendi Ikastola (Eskoriatza and Arrasate), three from Mariaren Lagundia (Bergara), two from Axular (Donostia), El Regato (Barakaldo), Urkide (Gasteiz) and Jesús María (Bilbao), as well as one from Trueba (Bilbao) , Egibide (Gasteiz), Elburgo (Araba) and Zuazola (Oñati).

The participating teams will show us how to live for a year in space, offering original alternatives for the success of said colonisation. Conversely, robot games will allow the attendants to have fun with the inventions of the little geniuses. Raúl García, President of the ULMA Group, will give the prize to the winners of this edition.