ITAM’s Engineering Students win a prize in the “Innovatón”

Oficina de Comunicación
Miércoles 15 de noviembre de 2017

Congratulations to ITAM’s engineering students winners of the first annual Innovatón! 

Innovatón is a marathon consisting of 72 hours in which the students who study industrial design, engineering, mechatronics, and occupational therapy collaborate on the creation of technological resources to improve the quality of life of boys and girls with disabilities. ITAM’s team of engineers won a prize in the Innovation category with their Dispositivo M.A.C. which helps children use their wheelchair to accomplish daily activities easily, for example, going to sleep or washing themselves.

This team is made up of:

Diego Fernando Cifuentes Jiménez, Mechatronics  Engineering student

Felipe Arturo Lopez Bonilla, Mechatronics Engineering student

Isabel Díaz Miranda, Mechatronics Engineering student

Luis Javier Díaz Ochoa, Mechatronics and Telecommunications student

Marco Isaac Marín Granados, Computer Engineering and Telecommunications student

Mariana Raquel Hernández Rocha, Mechatronics Engineering student

Rodrigo Salazar Zugasti, Mechatronics Engineering student

Victoria Medina García, Mechatronics and Industrial Engineering student

Dr. Andre Possani Espinosa, Head of the Telecommunications and Mechatronics Engineering Programs