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An 8 Year Olds Journey from Home to Largest Makerfest in the World | Saarang Sumesh | TEDxMITS
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"I am a maker." These are the words of Saarang Sumesh, a seven year old innovator from Kerala, India. Saarang started making complex models like internal combustion engine when he was just three years old and was the Youngest exhibitor at the largest Maker Faire in the world at Silicon Valley, USA. Watch this talk to get to know his amazing story.

A young innovator from Kochi, kerala. Saarang started making complex models like internal combustion engine when he was three years old. His imagination and interest found new limits with the latest LEGO robotic kit he got at the age of 4. He made numerous Robots like Humanoid, Walk Stick for Blind, Cleaning Robot, Robotic Hand etc with the new Kit. At the age of 7 after getting introduced to electronics and Arduino, Saarang started building complex projects like Electronic Clock and Smart Seat Belts etc. At this young age he attended various tech fest, Maker Week End at Cusat, Techfoss at TocH, MakerFest at Ahmadabad (makerfest.com), LEGO league at Coimbatore. Recently Saarang exhibited at the largest Maker Faire in the world at Silicon Valley, USA (makerfaire.com), where he was the Youngest attendee.

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