Of course the action, and the robots, at RoboGames are fantastic, but for us the most important factor is always the people. This year at RoboGames 2008 we had the opportunity to interview several unique robot builders and get some insight into their background and motivation.
Early on during the event, we met Mark Galt and got the chance to hear how he originally got involved with robotics, and his Mechanical Woman artbot design.
First, let's take a look at the Mechanical Woman. which took home the Gold Metal in the Kinetic Artbots category:
And, here's Mark in person: