Quiet launch of Protei as a commercial prototype
Last time we sent you an update, it was to share with you some amazing adventures we had sailing around the world to meet the Protei community and immerse... Read more
Protei sailing around the world for 4 months
You have not heard from us for a long time, in large part because Cesar Harada and Gabriella Levine have been at sea for the last 4 months. We have... Read more
End of summer 2012 progress report
We're coming back to you with a bag of big news about Protei and the progress of the Protei team.
Protei at Techshop San Francisco, Summer 2012. Mad scientist look... Read more
20120524 Ars Electronica, DEAF and Stanford Survey
I hope this update finds you healthy and happy. Summer is coming, and a lot is happening for Protei.
Protei just won the ARS Electronica "Hybrid... Read more
20120322 : Protei_008 and getting closer to a Protei 1m for backers
Long time without updates, my apologies. We've been working hard developing Protei legal infrastructure in the UK and in the USA, and most importantly getting closer to "Protei... Read more
With Naomi Klein and recruiting a project manager assistant
Christmas is approaching and we are not forgetting you :) We may contact some of you soon to deliver you christmas surprises / rewards :)
I just wanted... Read more
Protei in Ireland, Spain, Japan, in the media.
You have not heard form us in a while - but we have not forgotten you at all! The opposite! We have been working very hard and recovering... Read more
Protei World Premiere, Handbook !
Ladies and Gentlemen,
Please welcome Fiona Crabbie, our naval Architect.
Protei World Premiere
We have launched Protei_006. Thanks to your help.
September 2nd 2011, Protei_006 was unveiled to the... Read more
Protei Handbook draft
Happy friday dear backers!
We have it! We've been restless working on the draftof our handbook, the publication that goes along our latest prototype, Protei_006. This 100 pages book,... Read more
Protei fully equipped test!
Yes! finally we tested Protei with all electronics on board! How exciting this was - the work of the whole team, in one place, on the water.
The Protei batman wants
Here we are, we have now a draft preview of how Protei_006 will look like. And it has a serious... Batman touch! What a surprise! For us too!
Getting... Read more
All the pieces, now assembling
We have now all the parts. We are putting them together.
This was last friday, 3 days ago.
Now, the skin is done.
The motors and the electronics... Read more
Protei to the water!
Hello, 3 weeks without updates - where were we last time? Again, so much has happened. As we do it every time, we are proudly introducing our team member. Ladies... Read more
1/3 of the summer is gone, 2/3 left to make it happen
Introducing Gabriella Levine
Updates from the Protei team in Rotterdam! Many good things happened in the last 10 days. Let me start this update by introducing the fantabulous Gabriella Levine... Read more
Starting to prototype new ideas!
Hello dear Backers,
Sorry for the slight delay, we've been so busy building stuff, it is getting overly exciting!
After a first week of installing the space, a week of... Read more
We are ready!
We've been around for almost 2 weeks in Rotterdam at the V2_ now, and we got our space set up, keys for everybody, internet connexion, a fridge for our lunches,... Read more
Meet Qiuyang Zhou - Protei Core Team, Head of Engineering
This week, let us introduce to you the wonderful Qiuyang Zhou from the University of South Denmark! Qiuyang is Protei Head of Engineering and makes sure each of us is... Read more
Protei in the New Scientist
I heard through a friend of mine that Protei is in the New Scientist new issue!
Well done V2_ Piem Wirtz for giving this interview, I am so proud when... Read more
First Protei core engineering meeting at V2_!
I'm extremely excited to announce that yesterday, for the first time, the whole Protei core team of engineers has been sitting around the same table - yes, same space-time! I... Read more
Protei research is moving fast forward
Hello dear backers and friends of Protei, Yes, we are still alive, very much so! So much is happening, it is hard to keep you updated! Happy weekend to all! Don't forget... Read more
Protei in Norway, Oil Museum Stavanger
First of all, THANK YOU !
Protei is fully backed and we are now in a very beautiful space of excitement and organizing ourselves to ship your rewards. Protei has 331 backers... Read more
5 hours left to back Protei
Strangest sensation. 5 hours left to back Protei. We have been working on this for many months - and we are going to be working on this for many more months... Read more
Protei is backed !!!
THANK YOU SO MUCH TO ALL THE BACKERS AND SUPPORTERS !!! WE JUST DID IT !!!
We are just a few hours to the deadline and we are delighted... Read more
Protei 5.1 sailing by Rotterdam bridge and $20'000+ backed!
A week ago, we floated Protei 5.1 in Rotterdam by the famous bridge !!! That was quite an experience !
We gave a nickname to this yet undocumented version :... Read more
100 Backers! Assembling team and getting ready for final Kickstarter Sprint!
We just pass the 100 backers and can't thank you enough for your support!!! Yes, you are making Protei project possible, Thank you so much!!!
We are... Read more
20110302 Protei reached $1000
Dear Protei backers,
thanks to your generosity we have collected about $1000 in a bit more than a day. THANK YOU VERY MUCH !!! This is very exciting.
Please share... Read more