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Robot builder. A.I. programmer and speaker. Author. Father of one girl, and many, many robots! and 1. Founder and current president of the Riverside Robotics Society. The RRS is a club with over 500 online members and over 50 local members offering classes, contests, and lectures in robotics. 2. Founder of the Riverside Robot Expo Event 3. Riverside Robot Expo event coordinator for six years 4. Writer for the number one robotics magazine Servo Magazine 5. Member and past club officer of the Robotics Society of Southern California 6. Member of the Tech Room robotics club in San Bernardino 7. Robotics teacher and lecturer for over 9 years (private lessons) 8. Founder of, a web site and eBay store 9. Creator of the life-like humanoid robot, an “Alexa” avatar, called Robot Betty9 10. Ex-employee of Nolan Bushnell’s Androbot robotics company 11. Provider of animatronic software and hardware for the film industry 12. A.I. lecture for Claremont Lincoln University, Claremont, CA 13. CEO Space graduate 14. Programmer for American Honda 15. A.I. “chatbot” programmer 16. Alexa (Amazon Echo) programmer 17. 5000 Facebook followers and friends, Thomas (AKA “Riv Artoo”) 18. Founder of the California Institute of Robotics, an institution offering seminars and lectures in robotics and artificial intelligence. Past speaking engagements include: Claremont Lincoln University, Riverside Robotics Society, Robotics Society of Southern California, Riverside Robot Expo, OC Mini Maker Faire, Star Wars Reads Day, and the Boy Scouts of America.


  • 2012-04-20 - Joined Synthiam
  • 2012-04-20 - Joined First Discussion
  • 2012-04-20 - Created First New Discussion
  • 2012-10-28 - Posted First Project Showcase
  • 2012-11-20 - Created First EZ-Cloud App
  • 2014-10-09 - Connected EZ-Builder to EZ-Cloud
  • 2017-12-11 - Shared First Video
  • 2017-12-11 - Shared First Photo
  • 2018-03-28 - Used Bing Speech Recognition
  • 2018-03-28 - Used Cognitive Text Sentiment Service
  • 2018-03-28 - Used Cognitive Face Service
  • 2018-03-28 - Used Cognitive Vision Service
  • 2018-03-30 - Used Cognitive Emotion Service

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