to the Engineering Technology for Ocean Exploration (Biomimicry Design) Seminar
Monday the 8th of January 2018
from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, the 10th Savannah Science Seminar
Presentation will be on "How to Build a Radio Operated
underwater Vehicle (ROV)". Your presentor, Events and Volunteer Coordinator Jody Patterson,
along with SSS Board Members and program facilitators Lydia Moore, Gerry Heebner, Lisa Kavanaugh and Jim Goodlett will be at the host site, Savannah
Christian Preparatory School in the Library.
Among a vast array of information you will be getting,
the following is a brief outline to the presentation:
Reef Marine Sanctuary
· Using underwater remote cameras
to observe natural phenomena
· Design and retrieval capabilities
of robotic camera systems
· Biomimicry in Engineering Design and Engineering Design Visioning
Jody Patterson is the Events and Volunteer Coordinator for Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and has supported the site since 2009 through administrative, operations, public outreach, volunteer engagement and education initiatives. She pursues an interest in wilderness conservation and habitat protection through science interpretation, promoting sustainable practices, encouraging enviornmental stewardship and exploration of our ocean planet. She is a certified PADI Rescue Diver, NAI Interpretive Guide and a marine technology instructor. Her prior professional experiences include almost two decades of accounting and fund administration for private industry resulting in a strong business background and work ethic. A native of Greenville, South Carolina, she enjoys living in the lowcountry these days on a salt marsh barrier island in Georgia where she practices permaculture gardening with her husband, two children, dogs, cats, chickens and honeybees.
The following are directions for getting to the Seminar:
From the Downtown.
1. Travel east on I-16, exit the Chatham Parkway
2. At the top of the ramp, turn left or north, and
take your first left into the Savannah Christian
Prepatory School campus.
3. Go approximentally 1,000 feet
and stop at the Middle School building on your
left as shown in the map below.
4. Proceed to the library where
the session will be held.