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You probably know all about the Arduino open-source electronics prototyping platform already. Maybe you've used one before or perhaps you're just interested in getting your hands on one to see just how innovative you can be. Now's your chance!

Register for the Arduino Workshop and you could soon be exploring the powerful capabilities of Arduino, with a Thales expert on hand to show you the ropes, and the chance to win some great prizes including a fitbit altaHR and the opportunity to visit a Thales Research Centre in one of the participating regions.

This year, 10 countries are taking part in our global competition: the UK, USA, Netherlands, France, Portugal, Canada, Middle East, China (Mainland and Hong Kong), Australia and Singapore, with the global winner being announced in May 2018 - so stay tuned

Click here to find out more about Project Arduino in France.

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Stage 1 - The Workshop

Here our Thales Engineers will show you what you need to know to get started.

You'll then assemble a team (maximum of 4 people) and be given your very own Arduino challenge kit to take home and start your project.

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Stage 2 -
Your Project

Build a Thales-inspired project using an Arduino

Don’t forget to create your promotional video to wow the public and our judges, as this will be important for stage 4.

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Stage 3 -
Preliminary Judging

Showcase your project in front of other teams from your campus

Campus winners will receive online vouchers and be entered into the country competition stage for the chance to win the big prize!

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Stage 4 -
Public voting online

The country winner videos will be posted online

Using your promotional video as an advert for your design, the public will decide who wins. The top 3 projects will then go through to the final stage. Those who vote will also be put into a prize draw to win a smart watch.

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Stage 5 -
Final Judging

A neutral jury panel will decide on the Global Project Arduino winner from the top 3 finalists!

If this sounds like it's for you, get started now.

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Select your country

Events

TBC

Coming shortly

To be decided

Middle East - Entry Closed

TBC

Knights Academy

Date to be decided

UK - Entry Closed

TBC

Coming shortly

To be decided

Australia - Entry Closed

4Oct

St Wilfrids School

Project Arduino Workshop

UK - Entry Closed

6Oct

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Project Arduino Workshop

Hong Kong - Entry Closed

9Oct

University of Hong Kong

Project Arduino Workshop

Hong Kong - Entry Closed

10Oct

National University of Singapore

Project Arduino Workshop

Singapore - Entry Closed

10Oct

Ryerson University

Project Arduino Workshop

Canada - Entry Closed

10Oct

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Project Arduino Workshop

Hong Kong - Entry Closed

13Oct

Singapore University of Technology Design

Project Arduino Workshop

Singapore

13Oct

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Project Arduino Workshop

Hong Kong - Entry Closed

18Oct

Instituto Superior Técnico

Project Arduino Workshop

Portugal - Entry Closed

18Oct

University of Florida

Project Arduino Workshop

USA - Entry Closed

18Oct

California State University, Fullerton

Project Arduino Workshop

USA - Entry Closed

23Oct

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

23Oct

Civil Aviation University of China

Project Arduino Workshop

China Mainland

24Oct

Beihang university

Project Arduino Workshop

China Mainland

25Oct

University of California, Irvine

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

26Oct

Nanjing University of Science and Technology

Project Arduino Workshop

China Mainland

27Oct

Tongji University

Project Arduino Workshop

China Mainland

30Oct

San Jose State University

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

2Nov

California Institute of Technology

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

6Nov

University of California, Santa Cruz

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

8Nov

University of Central Florida

Project Arduino Workshop

USA

29Nov

In-house day at Thales Hengelo

Project Arduino Workshop

The Netherlands