A non-refundable reservation fee applies for all tours. Transportation from the Huntington Place to the tour location and back is provided.
Date: Sunday, October 1, 2023
Fee: US$ 30.00
Opened in 2021, the Ford Robotics building is the home of Michigan Robotics. The 134,000-square-foot, four-story complex houses classrooms, offices, a cafe, and a startup-style open collaboration area and tailored lab space for a variety of robotic technologies. A few highlights include:
Michigan Robotics emphasizes making real robots. Many roboticists specialize in simulations, but implementing a real machine in the real world poses real challenges. These new spaces enable Michigan roboticists to take full advantage of their hands-on orientation in research and teaching, as they work to build machines that better society.
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Date: Thursday, October 5, 2023
Fee: US$ 50.00
The Ford Rouge Factory Tour shows the long history of innovation and ingenuity at the Ford Motor Company and how it continues to the present. You will get an inside look at the making of America’s most iconic truck, the Ford F-150, and immerse yourself in modern manufacturing’s most progressive concepts. During the tour, you will also experience the awe-inspiring scale of a real factory floor as you rev up your inner engineer. Celebrating the engineering ingenuity behind the production of the all-new aluminum body Ford F-150 truck, you will also receive a multisensory Manufacturing Innovation film experience that comes complete with vibrating seats, gusts of wind, 3D projection mapping, and winking robots.