It is finally time to announce the winner of the Firefly drone contest! The jury and the public have decided together that the overall winner is Mart Keizer, congratulations Mart! Thank you all for participating and we hope to see you at our future events!
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It is already time to announce our third and final weekly winner! This week, TU/e student Shashank Shetty has won with his trajectory shown in the video below. Congratulations! Unfortunately it is no longer possible to participate in the contest, but you can still go to app.fireflyeindhoven.nl to create your own show!
It is already time to announce our second weekly winner! This week, the third year Software Science student Mart Keizer has won with his trajectory shown in the video below. Congratulations! To become the next weekly winner, go to app.fireflyeindhoven.nl and participate. Don’t forget to hit the ‘submit show’ button once you have saved your
It is time to announce our first weekly winner! With the trajectory shown in the video, 1st year Industrial Design student Harm Booy has won in the first week. Congratulations! To become the next weekly winner, go to app.fireflyeindhoven.nl and participate. Don’t forget to hit the ‘submit show’ button once you have saved your show,
Last week we managed to fly the drone with our new positioning system for the first time. Previously, we had been using an ultra-wide band system, but our new optitrack system is much more accurate (sub millimeter precision!) and faster (120 Hz). This will enable us to fly the drone shows designed with our app
We are happy to announce that we are organizing a droneshow contest at the TU/e from the 13th of May till the 2nd of June! We already put posters up all over the TU/e so be sure to check them out. Of course we will also keep you updated on this website as well as
On the 24th of January 2019, Firefly attended the Robotics Symposium at the University of Technology in Eindhoven. There was an interesting program of different speakers, including professors from the university but also the head of robotics from Google Deepmind, who addressed all aspects of robotics. Not only the technical robotics field was relevant here
Today an article about our team has appeared on the website of Cursor! Cursor is the news platform of the TU/e where you can find weekly news updates on what is happening on and around the University of Technology in Eindhoven. They have written a great article about our team, what we have been up
We have been working hard on a new show design. We have created three different concepts and made some sketches and animations for them. If you are interested, have a look at them below!
Last Thursday we attended the Entrepreneural Experience Event (E3) organized by TMC. It was a great opportunity to show people participating in high tech industries in their every day life what we are creating with the Firefly team. We had some interesting conversations with employees from TMC, entrepreneurs and technical students while networking downstairs.