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Startup Week: Robotics, Toys, Star Wars and Scale, Sphero's Story

An audacious -- and amazing -- vision to change STEM education as we know it. A lottery-ticket-like partnership with Disney. The Sphero robotic connected toys have become internationally famous. It all started with Adam Wilson and his cofounders. 

Hear how Adam's experiences and milestones toward scale. Enjoy a fireside chat moderated by Silicon Prairie OG Danny Schrieber. Prepare to get your mind blown. 

News about Sphero, Adam and BB8: Wired MagazineBloomberg / Biz JournalVentureBeatThe New Yorker.

More about Sphero: 
Sphero began the connected play revolution in 2010 by creating something unlike anything - and they never stopped. We fuse robotic and digital technology into immersive entertainment experiences that ignite imagination and defy expectation. Optimized by data and powered by fun, these ever-evolving experiences are changing the way the world thinks about play.

They have successfully raised more than $79M in funding and are based in Boulder.