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 practical in-depth learning of embedded electronics, robotics, internet of things, and wireless communications.

STUDENTS

PROFESSIONALS

HOBBYISTS

MAKERS

DEVELOPERS

SCIENTISTS

TINKERERS

PLAINLY CURIOUS SOULS

Welcome to DISCOVERY WORKSHOPS

Discovery Weekends. Expert-led workshops on a Saturday or Sunday designed for a variety of audience (student, professional, hobbyist, etc.) with beginner to intermediate skill level. Good if you are:

Discovery Campus. Expert-led workshops scheduled upon request from schools and learning institutions. Workshops are held onsite at school campuses whether it be high school, college, or university. Good for:

Discovery Pro. Expert-led workshops scheduled upon request from companies, startup businesses, or IT/engineering teams seeking to setup or enhance their internal Research & Development teams' embedded systems development capability.

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: 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 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

Discovery Workshops now available across Visayas and Mindanao

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

DISCOVERY WEEKEND 16

Arduino_Development

Arduino Development

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

June 29, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM ~ 5:00PM)

RED CROSS Davao Chapter Building
3rd Floor, Aboitiz Hall, Roxas Ave., Davao City, PH

What's Included?

1 day expert-led, hands-on, and comprehensive workshop

+

FREE: Arduino Starter Kit (updated and complete version)

+

FREE: 4-hour access coupon to CreateLabz Makerspace

+

Completion Certificate

REGULAR

PhP 2,399

STUDENT

PhP 2,099

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

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

♦ Basic Analog and Digital Electronics Concepts

♦ Arduino Input/Output: Analog and Digital Pins

♦ C/C++ Programming Concepts

♦ Polling-based and Interrupts-based development

♦ Special pin functions

♦ Play: Breadboard and Jumper Wires

♦ Play: Basic (LEDs, resistors, potentiometer, buzzer)

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

♦ Play: Sensor (Temperature & Humidity, Joystick)

♦ Play: Actuator (Relay, Servomotor or Stepper Motor)

♦ Play: Wireless (RFID reader/tag, IR remote control or Bluetooth)

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

WHAT'S IN THE KIT
(Organizer Box included)

UNO-R3-KIT-Upgraded-version-for-Arduino-Starter-Kit-RFID-Learn-Suite-Stepper-Motor-ULN2003-Free

HEADS-UP

1. 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Saturday)

2. This workshop is designed for beginner to intermediate level users of Arduino.

4. For students, bring your current school ID.

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

6. Be ready for a fun and excitingly COOL weekend 😀

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "REGISTER" above to reserve your slot!

DISCOVERY WEEKEND CARAVAN

Arduino_Development

Arduino Development

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

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CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (DW18)

July 6, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

MY SPACE Co-working Space
Door 5 The Hillside Hub, Porfirio Chavez St, Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City, PH

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GENERAL SANTOS CITY (DW20)

August 17, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

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BUTUAN CITY (DW22)

September 14, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

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CEBU CITY (DW24)

October 5, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

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ILOILO CITY (DW26)

November 9, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

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TACLOBAN CITY (DW28)

December 7, 2019 (Saturday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

What's Included?

1 day expert-led, hands-on, and comprehensive workshop

+

FREE: Arduino Starter Kit (updated and complete version)

+

FREE: 4-hour access coupon to CreateLabz Makerspace

+

Completion Certificate

REGULAR

PhP 2,399

STUDENT

PhP 2,099

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

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

♦ Basic Analog and Digital Electronics Concepts

♦ Arduino Input/Output: Analog and Digital Pins

♦ C/C++ Programming Concepts

♦ Polling-based and Interrupts-based development

♦ Special pin functions

♦ Play: Breadboard and Jumper Wires

♦ Play: Basic (LEDs, resistors, potentiometer, buzzer)

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

♦ Play: Sensor (Temperature & Humidity, Joystick)

♦ Play: Actuator (Relay, Servomotor or Stepper Motor)

♦ Play: Wireless (RFID reader/tag, IR remote control or Bluetooth)

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

WHAT'S IN THE KIT
(Organizer Box included)

UNO-R3-KIT-Upgraded-version-for-Arduino-Starter-Kit-RFID-Learn-Suite-Stepper-Motor-ULN2003-Free

HEADS-UP

1. 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Saturday)

2. This workshop is designed for beginner to intermediate level users of Arduino.

4. For students, bring your current school ID.

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

6. Be ready for a fun and excitingly COOL weekend 😀

Click "REGISTER" above to reserve your slot and select your schedule/location.

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

DISCOVERY WEEKEND 17

raspberry-pi

Embedded Computing with Raspberry Pi and Python

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

June 30, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

HOMITORI Function Room
Bangoy St. corner Santa Ana Ave., Davao City, PH

What's Included?

1 day expert-led, hands-on, and comprehensive workshop

+

FREE: Raspberry Pi Zero W Starter Kit

+

FREE: 4-hour access coupon to CreateLabz Makerspace

+

Use of materials/modules for workshop activities

+

Completion Certificate

REGULAR

PhP 3,599

STUDENT

PhP 3,299

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ The Raspberry Pi (RPi) computer Overview

♦ Raspberry Pi accessories

♦ Setting up the Software

♦ Getting started with Linux and Python

♦ Basic Electronic Circuits concepts

♦ Using GPIO on RPi

♦ Special function pins (UART, SPI, I2C)

♦ Play: LED blinking with RPi

♦ Play: Interfacing sensors and actuators with RPi

♦ Play: Using web services and APIs to Extend RPi

♦ Play: Taking pictures & videos with Pi Cam

WHAT'S IN THE KIT

RPi_ZeroW_Kit

HEADS-UP

1. 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Sunday)

2. This workshop is designed for beginner to intermediate level users of RPi/Linux/Python. Basic general programming knowledge would be helpful.

4. For students, bring your current school ID.

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

6. Be ready for a fun and excitingly COOL weekend 😀

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "REGISTER" above to reserve your slot!

DISCOVERY WEEKEND CARAVAN

raspberry-pi

Embedded Computing with Raspberry Pi and Python

'IoT: Hardware and Firmware' Track

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CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (DW19)

July 7, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

MY SPACE Co-working Space
Door 5 The Hillside Hub, Porfirio Chavez St, Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City, PH

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GENERAL SANTOS CITY (DW21)

August 18, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

__________________________________________________

BUTUAN CITY (DW23)

September 15, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

__________________________________________________

CEBU CITY (DW25)

October 6, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

__________________________________________________

ILOILO CITY (DW27)

November 10, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

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TACLOBAN CITY (DW29)

December 8, 2019 (Sunday, 8:30AM~5:00PM)

To be announced

What's Included?

1 day expert-led, hands-on, and comprehensive workshop

+

FREE: Raspberry Pi Zero W Starter Kit

+

FREE: 4-hour access coupon to CreateLabz Makerspace

+

Use of materials/modules for workshop activities

+

Completion Certificate

REGULAR

PhP 3,599

STUDENT

PhP 3,299

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

♦ The Raspberry Pi (RPi) computer Overview

♦ Raspberry Pi accessories

♦ Setting up the Software

♦ Getting started with Linux and Python

♦ Basic Electronic Circuits concepts

♦ Using GPIO on RPi

♦ Special function pins (UART, SPI, I2C)

♦ Play: LED blinking with RPi

♦ Play: Interfacing sensors and actuators with RPi

♦ Play: Using web services and APIs to Extend RPi

♦ Play: Taking pictures & videos with Pi Cam

WHAT'S IN THE KIT

RPi_ZeroW_Kit

HEADS-UP

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

2. This workshop is designed for beginner to intermediate level users of RPi/Linux/Python. Basic general programming knowledge would be helpful.

4. For students, bring your current school ID.

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

6. Be ready for a fun and excitingly COOL weekend 😀

Click "REGISTER" above to reserve your slot and select your schedule/location.

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

SUMMER ROBOTICS WORKSHOP 2019

robotics, robot car, robot arm

Assemble your robot + Tinker with electronics + Learn programming = FUNTASTIC SUMMER

KIDS BOOT CAMP: Open for kids 8 to 13 years old

TEENS BOOT CAMP: Open for teens 13 to 17 years old

KIDS BATCH 1: {CLOSED}

KIDS BATCH 2: {CLOSED}

KIDS BATCH 3: {CLOSED}

KIDS BATCH 4: {CLOSED}

KIDS BATCH 5: {CLOSED}

KIDS BATCH 6: May 29~30, 2019 (8AM-12NN)

TEENS BATCH 1: {CLOSED}

TEENS BATCH 2: {CLOSED}

TEENS BATCH 3: {CLOSED}

TEENS BATCH 4: {CLOSED}

TEENS BATCH 5: {CLOSED}

TEENS BATCH 6: May 29~30, 2019 (1PM-5PM)

HOMITORI Function Room
Bangoy St. corner Santa Ana Ave., Davao City, PH

What's Included?

2-day (4-hours/day) expert-led & fun entry-level workshop

+

Use of robot car & robot arm modules for workshop exercises

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Certificate

REGISTRATION FEE

PhP 950 (8 hrs)

WORKSHOP OVERVIEW *

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

♦ Introduction to smart robot car building kit

♦ Introduction to robotic arm manipulator kit

♦ Entry-level electronics/mechanical concepts for robot car and robot arm

♦ Sequences, Flow Chart, and Basic programming concepts

♦ Using mBlock and/or Arduino to program the 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: Pick and Place routines

♦ Play: Multiple dimension robotic arm movements

* Workshop outline may change without further notice.

REMINDERS

1. Pre-registration is needed to reserve and confirm your workshop slot.

2. 4 hours per day, for 2 days

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

5. Bring your pencil/pen and notebook.

6. Robot car & robot arm modules, as well as other materials/components will be provided for workshop use.

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

HURRY! Limited Slots Only

Click "Register" BELOW to reserve your slot!

PREVIOUS EVENTS

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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 Davao's Embedded Community on Facebook. This 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