Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Girl Powered Workshop Presented by Google New York City

Fecha
1-Oct-2022 - 2-Oct-2022
Código de evento
RE-WORKSHOP-22-9465
Programa
Workshops & Camps
Tipo de evento
Workshop
Event Format
In-Person
Capacidad
110
Plazas disponibles
8
Event Region
New York
Standard Registration Opens
1-Sep-2022 17:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
28-Sep-2022 03:01 EDT
Precio
FREE
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Información general

Girl Powered Workshop Presented by Google

Google will be sponsoring a two-day workshop for girls in grades 6-12 who are interested in learning about the VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) program. 

The Girl Powered Workshop is a collaboration between the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation and Google. In the VEX Robotics Competition, teams of students are tasked with designing and building a robot to play against other teams in a game-based engineering challenge. This two-day workshop will be held at the Google Campus in New York City.

This is open to any girl in grades 6-12 who is a beginner or has very limited experience with robotics and would like to learn more about designing and building robots. We will have several trained volunteers there to assist each participant. 

Registration Instructions

To ensure you register properly for this event, please follow these directions:

  1. Adult representatives create a free account on RobotEvents. 
  2. Once the Robot Events account has been created, select the "Register" button on the Workshop website to register the student.  Adults can register multiple individuals under their own account. 
  3. Once registered, the adult representative will receive an email containing additional information and waiver forms.

Please contact Ryan Utzman (ryan_utzman@roboticseducation.org) if you have registration questions. 

A confirmation email will be sent to the email address provided during the registration process.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, please contact Ryan Utzman (ryan_utzman@roboticseducation.org).

Meals

Breakfast and lunch will be provided for students.  Students may bring their own food or snacks if they have specific dietary restrictions.  

More Information

For more information about the VEX Robotics program or starting VEX teams in your organization, please visit the REC Foundation website.

Age / Grade Level:
Middle School Students
High School Students

Event Dates & Locations

Fecha: 1-Oct-2022 - 2-Oct-2022

Lugar / ubicación:
85 11th Avenue
85 11th Avenue
New York, New York 10011
United States

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Agenda

PLEASE NOTE: Due to maximum capacity regulations and fire code, we are not able to accommodate parents or guests in this space and/or have parking available for a long period of time

Saturday, October 1st

8:00 - 9:00am          Registration, Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00am        Opening Remarks.

10:00 - 12:30pm      Robot Build Session

12:30 - 1:30pm        Lunch

1:30 - 4:45pm          Robot Build Session & GP Activities

4:45 - 5:00pm          Clean-up & Closing Remarks

Sunday, October 2nd

8:00 - 9:00am          Check-in, Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00am        Opening Remarks

10:00 - 12:30pm      2022/23 Spin Up Competition Overview & GP Activities

12:30 - 1:30pm        Lunch

1:30 - 4:45pm          Spin Up Competition Matches

4:45 - 5:00pm          Closing Remarks & Clean-Up

Voluntario

Volunteers are welcome!  If you have experience with the VEX Robotics Competition program and would like to volunteer at this event, please contact the local REC Foundation organizer, Dan Troy.

Dan Troy

610-246-4073

Dan_Troy@roboticseducation.org

Política de emergencia/mal tiempo

In the event of inclement weather, please check the General Information section on the event page. Any updates due to inclement weather will be posted at least 24 hours prior to the event.

Politica de reembolso

This event is free.

Health and Safety Policies

Wearing masks is mandatory. Proof of vaccination is required and will be verified upon entry.


Date: 1-Oct-2022 - 2-Oct-2022
85 11th Avenue
85 11th Avenue
New York, New York 10011
United States

Información de viaje

Drop Off and Pick Up

  • To ensure the safety and security of all attendees, please plan to drop off and pick up your child inside the event center.