Embedded System Engineer, Oluwatobi Oyinlola made a visit to Tai Solarin University of Education, TASUED (his alma mater) on Thursday, May 24, 2018 for the GateSummit2018 organized by OnlineHub Nigeria to impact students in self-reliance opportunities. Oyinlola who was one of the panelists that discussed technology also used the occasion to give to the university a sophisticated development kit that can be used to create and control robotic movements.
He presented the Up2 to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Arigbabu who received it with so much appreciation.
Oyinlola explained how the device works saying:
The Up2 (Squared) from Intel is currently the world’s fastest x86 maker board based on Intel Apollo lake platform and it is one of he best maker board, perfect for rapid prototyping.
The Up2 Grove IoT Development Kit builds a bridge between your hubby and your future career and it gives you access to make the building faster.
You can learn how to build Robotics ARM, access Control using Facial Recognition as the basis of a control system for granting physical access. The application detects and registers the image of a person’s face into a database
Environment Monitor: To measure air quality and pollutant levels in the surroundings and lots of other interesting innovation.
It might interest you to know that Oluwatobi Oyinlola, the Telecoms graduate of TASUED is the only Intel Ambassador from Africa. He discussed some of his innovations and the way forward to contribute to economic development via technology at the GateSummit2018.