What is Zumi?

A friendly, self-driving car kit that makes learning about artificial intelligence (AI) accessible for both kids and adults.

Learn About Artificial Intelligence Topics

Whether you use Amazon Alexa, own a Tesla, play mobile games, or use Google Maps, artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere. Like coding, soon knowing about AI will make you better at your job no matter what kind of work you do. Knowing how to use it will be an integral skill in tomorrow’s workplace. Zümi will help make something that’s normally complicated into something approachable.

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Learn About AI by Training Zumi to Drive Autonomously

Zumi can learn! Learn about how artificial intelligence (AI) works by training Zümi to navigate an environment. The more she learns the environment, the better she becomes at navigating.u

She's Friendly and Approachable

AI can be an abstract and complicated subject, but Zumi is here to help. Help her learn more about the world she lives in so she can navigate more, and you’ll also learn skills that will soon become an integral skillset for the future.

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Step-by-Step Tutorials & Curriculum

We know AI is a complex topic, so we will have step-by-step tutorials and a full education standards-aligned curriculum that walks you through what AI is, how it works, and how it can be used to solve real-world issues.

It's What's Inside That Counts

Zumi won’t break the bank! We’ve used open-source technologies in order to make Zumi affordable so that everyone can play. It’s small investment to become an AI wizard of the future.

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Who's behind Zumi?

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Hansol Hong

CEO

Wesley Hsu

VP, UX and Design

Arnold Suarez

Robotics Engineer

Kristen Koeblin

Director of Education

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Leila Firestone

Software Engineer

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Software Engineer

We raised $150K on Kickstarter! We've sent out Zumi to our Kickstarter backers, and we're currently getting early feedback. You can get a soft-launch Zumi now.

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