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E025: Ginny Foster on creating Patents and Becoming a Robotics Champion

Ep. 25

Ginny Foster now has 6 Patents to their name, she has over 10 years expereince in electrical engineering and her specialism is Robotics. We talk about determination, languages, and what it means to have a Growth Mindset in tech and engineering fields. We also discuss normalising our knowledge when it is above and beyond the norm.

  

Topics:

  • Growth Mindset and Resilience
  • Being a Digital Immigrant in a land of Digital Natives
  • Escaping Social Anxiety
  • Pausing creative activities
  • Getting started with Calculus
  • Formula for learning
  • Learning in a comfort zone
  • Patentability - New, Useful and Non-Obvious
  • Industrial Operations
  • Becoming a Robotics Champion
  • Collaborative and Industrial Robots
  • Saving time and improving quality
  • Machine Vision and Algorythims
  • Robotics and normalising skills
  • Women do amazing things
  • Children don't have the same limitations
  • Robotics education in Spanish

 

Book & References

Mindset by Carol Dweck: https://www.mindsetworks.com/about-us/default

Sara Davies - We Can All Make It: https://www.amazon.co.uk/We-Can-All-Make-Story/dp/B09JGQB64T/

 

 

Episode recorded at the end of Summer 2022 - Ginny has since this recording, successfully launched a robotics podcast in Spanish

 

Ginny: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ginnyfoster/

 

Lou: https://www.instagram.com/lou.temlett/

https://www.linkedin.com/in/louisetemlett/

 

LOUTECH - find out more: https://www.loutech.co.uk/

 

MUSIC CREDIT:

ARTIST: Maleki Ram | ALBUM: The Ghost at the End of the World | TRACK: The Rush

https://music.apple.com/gb/album/the-rush/1098113666?i=1098113677

 

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