Senthil Kugan



Mr. Senthil Kugan is a Tech-Entrepreneur and a visionary with endless passion for education and innovative technology solutions for learning. His unwavering commitment to improve the classroom and shaping the path in which students learn in the future has set new benchmarks in the industry. He has been instrumental in pioneering many pathbreaking initiatives such as Integrated STEM Labs, Innovation Labs, Fab Labs, Makerspaces, etc. and prestigious competitions such as the Robotics Olympiad, 3D Printing Olympiad, First Lego League, etc. He has presented at many prestigious events and conducted several technical workshops in STEM, Robotics, Coding, etc. EdNex is his brainchild, founded with the vision of bringing futuristic experiential learning solutions to the new generation of learners and educators. 


Innovation Stage

27 February 2020 | 13:30 - 14:30 | English | Framework to deliver an integrated STEM Model in Schools

STEMNet Schools is an EdNex initiative for creating an innovative and sustainable school-led network to strengthen the teaching of design & technology and engineering to enable schools to adopt a STEM-based experiential learning methodology. The carefully designed and integrated curriculum helps build future technology skills while providing a well-defined framework for schools that includes: - STEM Ecosystem Operations and Management Procedures (SOPs) - Professional Development and Certification for STEM facilitators - Curriculum mapped activity-based lesson plans meeting standards - Teaching and Learning Resources - Classroom Management Resources - Quality Audit Procedures to ensure the sustenance of activity-based learning at your school. 

Innovation Stage

27 February 2020 | 14:30 - 15:00 | Bring Your Own Robot Concept for Schools

Bring your own robot is a unique concept that is aimed at putting a robot in every child’s hands. With every child working on an individual robot, you can enable your students to develop core skills such as design thinking and an innovative mindset by teaching them how to work and interface a simple educational robot with open source technologies such as Arduino and Raspberry Pi, while developing programming skills in C++, Python, Blockly, etc. With mBot, an all-in-one robotics solution for robotics learning, designed speci¬cally for STEM education., students get hands-on experience about graphical programming, electronics, robotics. {byor} also comes with a well-designed and structured curriculum with full portal access to various resources, guides and project content to help students learn independently apart from classroom learning.