Empowering our future innovators

Through playful and creative methodologies, we have successfully led 290 + workshops and projects & reached more than 12,400 youth across Quebec

Learning Themes

The workshops we offer cover 4 main topics and are designed for youth between the ages of 7 -16.

CIRCUITS AND
ELECTRICITY

CONNECTED
OBJECTS

ARTIFICIAL
INTELLIGENCE

PLAYFUL
ROBOTICS

We learn by creating.

Workshop for kids aged 7-14

All workshops can be conducted online or in-person. We also offer training for educators to teach the workshops themselves.

Wally

CONNECTED OBJECTS AND PROGRAMMING

The Wally and the Great Storm kit presents the basics of using Morse code to send secret messages. Wally introduces participants to programming basics in a simple, fun, and tangible way by linking real and virtual worlds.

Age

8-10+

Duration

90 mins

Kit included

Yes

Participants

20 +

Rolax

CIRCUITS AND ELECTRICITY

Rolax makes it possible to create a small and simple circuit as well as a connected ready-to-wear garment! The workshop introduces electronic prototyping basics to send messages using the luminous codes of their wristband to their friends.

Age

9-12

Duration

45-60 mins

Kit included

Yes

Participants

20 +

Tinka

Circuits and electricity

The Tinka Kit allows young people to explore their artistic creativity by modeling and connecting cardboard creatures that emit light or electric “pop-up” cards!

Age

7-12

Duration

45-60 mins

Kit included

Yes

Participants

20 +

Gonzo

Playful Robotics

The Gonzo and the Scribbling Robots workshop encourages exploring different artistic methods of creation that can be exploited with robotics, using simple electronic circuits.

Age

9-12

Duration

75-90 mins

Kit included

Yes

Participants

20 +

These workshops are designed to help participants build their problem-solving skills while stimulating a curiosity about science and technology.

Al workshops for Youth and Teens

Hands-on workshops designed for youth and teens on 6 different topics related to artificial intelligence.

Workshops for youth aged 9-17

All workshops are conducted online or in-person. We also offer training for educators to teach the workshops themselves.

AI History

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

From its early beginnings to the pioneering work of researcher and mathematician Alan Turing, this workshop introduces participants to AI’s fascinating history, culminating in a discussion of its contemporary uses by innovators like the non-profit Mila in Montreal.

Age

9-17

Duration

75 mins

AI & Visual Art

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

This workshop presents the creative potential through human/machine collaboration in the field of visual arts. By exploring and creating machine learning tools, youth can use artificial intelligence to create visual works to better understand AI’s creative potential.

Age

9-17

Duration

60-75 mins

AI Ethics

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

A dynamic initiation into the world of AI ethics, punctuated by logic games designed to decode a scenario related to ethics in subgroups!

Age

9-17

Duration

60-75 mins

AI & Poetry

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

This workshop spreads knowledge on how artificial intelligence  can decode emotions through word processing, poem generation, and tools for analyzing the tonalities of writting. Youth will also have the  chance to do a poetic co creation with AI!

Age

9-17

Duration

60-75 mins

AI & Sound Art

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

This workshop allows young people to:
– Familiarize themselves with sound design and analysis tools.
– Explore how artificial intelligence can enhance their musical creation process.
– Generate textures and sound atmospheres using machine learning and automation tools.

Age

9-17

Duration

60-75 mins

AI & Facial detection

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

The Artificial Intelligence and Facial Detection workshop invites participants to create their own video filter that adapts to the movement of faces on the screen by developing a simple and easy-to-approach application.

Age

9-17

Duration

60-75 mins

Artificial intelligence is on the rise, and everyone’s curious to know more about it. The real question is how might we use technology to better innovate and create.

Our AI workshops are specific designed to give young people an introduction to basic programming. We believe they can create something meaningful.

Our footprint

23

Cities

10

Regions

184

Projects

GenieLab has proudly conducted workshops across Quebec and beyond, continuing to empower our future innovators along the way!