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HPE Capital Qualifier - Aerial Drone Competition

North Carolina

25-Feb-2024 Add to Calendar
Aerial Drone Competition
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Event Region
North Carolina
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
18-Dec-2023 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
12-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
Payment Deadline
12-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Allgemeine information

Welcome to the HPE Capital Qualifier in Durham, North Carolina! 

  • Please make sure to have all of your consent forms uploaded before competing at the event.
  • Safety glasses will be required. 
  •  Digital copies of the Competition Logbook need to be uploaded on Robot Events by 5pm on Feb. 20, 2024 to be considered for judging. 
  • Remember to bring drones, controllers, batteries, laptops, extension cords/power strips, etc. 
  • This event is located in the Southeast Region
  • Teams who are from the Southeast Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the Southeast Regional Championship
  • To read more about the qualifying criteria, visit the REC Library: Qualifying Criteria.
  • Only registered teams and mentors should be in the pit area during the event, while spectators should remain in the gym to watch the competition. 
  • Only team members, official volunteers, and referees should be on the competition floor.

Primary Contact
Prakash Gaonkar
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 919 760 5818
Event Day Phone: 919 760 5818

Secondary Contact
Mrudula Vaidya
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 919 760 5819
Event Day Phone: 919 760 5819

Good luck to all the teams!  


Southeast Update 11.3.203

  • This event is located in the Southeast Region which includes:  Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. 

  • Teams who are from the Southeast Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the Southeast Regional Championship - in Jackson, Mississippi  at the Mississippi Coliseum on April 12-13, 2024.

  • The award(s) that qualify for an invitation to the above regional championship will be found on the awards tab by December 1, 2024.   Additional invitations may be issued by January 12th based on the number of teams and events in the region.  

  • To read more about the qualifying criteria, visit the REC Library: Qualifying Criteria.

Please note: If you are a team from outside this region, you may attend the event and will be eligible to earn awards and post scores to the global skills rankings, but you are not eligible to earn invitations to regional championships from this event.


Klassenstufe: All

Herausforderung der roboterfähigkeiten: Ja

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Event Dates & Locations

Datum: 25-Feb-2024

Hewlett Packard Enterprise
1015 Swabia Court
Durham, North Carolina 27703
United States


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Agenda - Subject to Change 

Doors Open/ Teams Check In and Inspections Begin


Piloting Skills Matches Begin

8:15 - 9:30am

Flight Team Meeting


Teamwork Matches Begin


Autonomous Flight Skills Begin



12:00 - 12:30pm

Resume Teamwork and Autonomous Skills Matches       


End Matches (Teamwork and Skills)


Alliance and Final Matches

2:00 - 3:00pm



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Richtlinie für not-/schlechtwettersituationen

In the event of emergency or bad weather we will notify by email.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event in the case of weather emergency like snow storm at event location, then 50% of registration fees will be refunded. 

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend for there own reasons:  no refunds will be available.