In-depth and application-oriented training

We love learning!

We love creating cool stuff, while learning.

That’s why, we built an avenue to promote application-oriented and in-depth learning of embedded electronics, internet of things, robotics, and wireless communications.

STUDENTS

PROFESSIONALS

HOBBYISTS

MAKERS

DEVELOPERS

SCIENTISTS

TINKERERS

PLAINLY CURIOUS SOULS

Welcome to Discovery Weekends.

Discovery Weekends are full-day intensive workshops designed to provide an engaging, focused, and fun learning experience to both beginner and experienced participants.

FEATURES

In-depth but wide in breadth

Fast forward your learning. Trust our trainers' 10 years of real-world industry experience

Hands-on and Practical

Learning by doing. Comprehensive programming activities to boost your creativity and skills.

Application-oriented

No non-sense. Theories must make sense in real-world applications.

Collaboration-driven

Pair-learning setup. Have fun with other participants and access our community-based resources.

Online Documentation and Support

We don't just part ways after. We give access to our Knowledge Base and suggest projects to play with.

Food and Refreshments

A must to fuel your energy all day... and make you happy.

TRAINING TRACK 1: IOT - HARDWARE AND FIRMWARE

Explore development platforms and connectivity options, learn to build hardware and program firmware, understand technologies suitable to specific applications, and apply them to your projects.

Watch out for Discovery Weekend workshops:

Development Platforms

Arduino Development

Embedded Linux Development:
Raspberry Pi or BeagleBone Black

RTOS: TI Ultra-Low Power MCU Development

Connectivity

WiFi, Bluetooth Low Energy, NFC/RFID applications

Low-Power WAN: LORAWAN applications

3G/4G Cellular and GPS applications

Design and Development

PCB Design and Assembly

Power Management

Industrial Design & 3D Printing

C Firmware Development Series

RTOS Firmware Development Series

Embedded Linux Firmware Development Series

We are crafting more Training Tracks

with strategic partners for 2018:

– IoT: Hardware and Firmware

– IoT: Analytics and Machine Learning

– Robotics and Automation

Discovery Weekends are now available in
Davao City and across Visayas and Mindanao

To request for workshops in your school, city, or province, connect with us now.

SUMMER ROBOTICS WORKSHOP

robotics

Tinker with electronics, learn to code, and build your robot car!

Open for kids and kids of heart, 8 to 17 years old

BATCH 1: April 23 to 26, 2018 (9-11 AM)

BATCH 2: April 30 to May 3, 2018 (9-11 AM)

BATCH 3: May 7 to 10, 2018 (9-11 AM)

BATCH 4: May 14 to 17, 2018 (9-11 AM)

CreateLabz Training Room
Door 7, EC Business Center, C.M. Recto Ave., Davao City (beside Avida Towers, fronting PNB / Aveflor Inn)

What's Included?

4-day (2-hours/day) friendly entry-level robotics workshop

+

Use of robot module/kit for workshop exercises

+

Certificate

REGISTRATION FEE

PhP 800 (8 hrs)

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ What is Robotics? Where is it used? Why learn about it?

♦ Introduction to Alphabot robot car building kit (click for more details)

♦ Entry-level electronics and mechanical concepts for your robot car

♦ Basic programming concepts

♦ Using mBlock and/or Arduino to program your robot

♦ Play: Forward, backward, and turning motion

♦ Play: Obstacle avoidance routine

♦ Play: Line tracking routine

♦ Play: Exercises with lights and sound

♦ Play: Remotely control your robot

♦ Play: Other robot routines

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

REMINDERS

1. Pre-registration is needed to reserve your slot. 50% downpayment (400 PhP) OR full payment (800 PhP) is required to confirm your registration.

2. 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (Monday to Thursday)

4. Free drinks to hydrate you. Please bring your own snacks if you wish.

5. Bring your pencil/pen and notebook.

6. Modules, kits, and materials for workshop use will be provided.

7. Please be on time so we can finish more activities.

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "Register" BELOW to reserve your slot!

Summer Robotics Workshop

 800.00
 800.00

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Arduino Development

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

May 5, 2018

Xavier University - College of Engineering Bldg.
73 Corrales Ave, Cagayan de Oro, 9000 Misamis Oriental

What's Included?

1 day comprehensive workshop

+

1 day lunch & snacks

+

Workshop Kit & Certificate

+

Use of workshop modules for hands-on activities

REGULAR

PhP 1,690

STUDENT

PhP 1,100

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ Introduction to Arduino Development Platform (Hardware and IDE Software)

♦ Basic Analog and Digital Electronics Theories

♦ Arduino Input/Output: Analog and Digital Pins

♦ C Programming Concepts

♦ Polling-based and Interrupts-based development

♦ Digital Communication Protocols

♦ Play: Breadboard and Jumper Wires

♦ Play: LEDs and resistors

♦ Play: LED Matrix Display or LCD Display or 7-Segment Display

♦ Play: Sensors (Temperature & Humidity, Gesture, Ultrasonic Distance)

♦ Play: Relay, Motors and drivers (servo, DC motor)

♦ Play: Wireless and RF (RFID)

♦ Play: Internet connectivity (Wifi)

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

HEADS-UP

1. 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Saturday)

2. Minimum skills requirement: basic programming knowledge

4. Bring your own Arduino Uno board if you already have.

5. If you don't have one yet, you can purchase an Arduino Uno (compatible) board onsite for PhP 440 only.

6. Please be on time so we can finish more activities.

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "REGISTER" below to reserve your slot!

DISCOVERY WEEKEND 14

raspberry-pi

Embedded Computing with Raspberry Pi and Python

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

May 6, 2018

Xavier University - College of Engineering Bldg.
73 Corrales Ave, Cagayan de Oro, 9000 Misamis Oriental

What's Included?

1 day comprehensive workshop

+

1 day lunch & snacks

+

Workshop Kit & Certificate

+

Use of workshop modules for hands-on activities

REGULAR

PhP 1,890

STUDENT

PhP 1,390

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ The Raspberry Pi (RPi) computer Overview

♦ Raspberry Pi accessories

♦ Getting started with Python

♦ Basic Electronic Circuits theory

♦ Using GPIO

♦ Special function pins

♦ Play: LED blinking with RPi

♦ Play: Interfacing sensors and actuators with RPi

♦ Play: Using web services to Extend RPi

♦ Play: Taking pictures with Pi Cam

HEADS-UP

1. 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (Sunday)

2. Minimum skills requirement: basic programming knowledge

4. (Required) BRING YOUR OWN or BUY ON-SITE DURING THE WORKSHOP:

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "REGISTER" below to reserve your slot!

SUMMER ROBOTICS WORKSHOP (32 HOURS)

robotics

Tinker with electronics, learn to code with Arduino, and build your robot!

Open for kids and kids of heart, 8 to 17 years old

BATCH 1: May 15 ~18, 2018 (1-5PM) & May 21~24, 2018 (1-5PM)

BATCH 2: May 28 ~31, 2018 (1-5PM) & June 4~7, 2018 (1-5PM)

CreateLabz Training Room
Door 7, EC Business Center, C.M. Recto Ave., Davao City (beside Avida Towers, fronting PNB / Aveflor Inn)

What's Included?

8-day (4-hours/day) friendly entry-level robotics workshop

+

Use of robot module and Arduino kits for workshop exercises

+

Certificate

REGISTRATION FEE

PhP 3,200 (32hrs)

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ What is Robotics? Where is it used? Why learn about it?

♦ Introduction to Alphabot robot car building kit (click for more details)

♦ Entry-level electronics and mechanical concepts for robotics

♦ Basic programming using Arduino IDE

♦ Using mBlock and/or Arduino to program your robot

♦ Play: Forward, backward, and turning motion

♦ Play: Obstacle Avoidance and Line Tracking

♦ Play: Exercises with lights and sound

♦ Play: Remotely control your robot

♦ Arduino Input and Output Control

♦ Digital and Analog Read/Write

♦ Serial Monitor

♦ Play: Breadboard, Jumper Wires, LEDs, buzzers

♦ Play: Sensors and Displays

♦ Play: Motors and Drivers

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

REMINDERS

1. Pre-registration is needed to reserve your slot. 50% downpayment (1,600 PhP) OR full payment (3,200 PhP) is required to confirm your registration.

2. 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Monday to Thursday)

4. Free drinks to hydrate you. Please bring your own snacks if you wish.

5. Bring your pencil/pen and notebook.

6. Modules, kits, and materials for workshop use will be provided.

7. Please be on time so we can finish more activities.

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "REGISTER" below to reserve your slot!

Summer Robotics Workshop (32 Hrs)

 3,200.00
 3,200.00

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STORE

Access our stock of a wide range of development boards, modules, sensors, actuators, kits and components!

We are dedicated to offering only high-quality, tested, and affordable products to get you started with your projects in no time.

KNOWLEDGE BASE AND COMMUNITY

Explore our Knowledge Base: a repository of tutorials, video logs, software and hardware documentation, and many more, to guide your learning and project development.

Ask questions, contribute and share ideas in our community forums. Our community is ready to help, and you might as well be able to help somebody. Digital 'Bayanihan' at its finest!

PARTNERS

We believe that transforming to a world-class innovative culture using learning as a tool, can only be achieved collectively with the combined efforts of same-minded people. That’s why we have great regard to close-knit collaborations and partnerships: subject-matter experts, maker and developer communities, tech and startup groups, academic and research institutions, industry and professional organizations, national and local government units, investors and VCs, businesses and manufacturers.

If you share in what we believe and would like to take part in our events, connect with us now