Event Code: RE-VEXU-21-4428
Program: VEX U
Type of Event: Tournament
Event Format: In-Person
Capacity: 48 / Spots Open: 3
Event Region: Texas
Price: $295.00This event is closed to registration because:
Date: 06/25/2021 - 06/26/2021
Grade Level: College
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: In-Person judging
Additional Contact Information:
GENERAL INQUIRES For general information and inquiries, please contact our support staff via email. FINANCIAL INQUIRIES For information regarding payment for the VEX Robotics World Championship, please contact email@example.com. Robotics Education & Competition Foundation Accounting
1519 I-30 West
Greenville, TX 75402
Phone Number: (214) 771-0975
Fax Number: (214) 481-6335
Join us for the VEX U Championship brought to you by the REC Foundation! This event will be open to VEX U teams from all over the world to participate.
This event will occur in person at IFI’s headquarters in Greenville Texas. There teams will compete in an in-person tournament and skills challenge matches. Teams will also have the opportunity to submit their notebooks and complete judged interviews for awards.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL TIMES FOR THIS EVENT ARE IN CST
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. – Check-in/Inspection Open
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. – Tech Support for VAIC (Ask an Engineer)
1:00pm - 5:00 p.m.– Skills Challenges Open
3:00pm - 5:00 p.m. – Practice Matches
5:30 p.m. – Event Closes
8:00 a.m. – Reinspection (as needed)
8:30 a.m. – Opening Ceremony/Remarks
9:00 a.m. – Begin Qualification Matches
12:00 p.m. – Lunch
1:00 p.m. – Resume Qualification Matches
4:00 p.m. – Quarterfinals and Semifinals
5:00 p.m. – Event Finals and Awards
6:00 p.m. – Event Closes
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS OF ALL SKILL LEVELS - Volunteer at the VEX U Championship hosted bt the REC Foundatioon and help make this event the best experience ever for all who are participating! Many volunteer roles do not require previous experience, and we provide online training resources to prepare you for any position. Join our volunteer team, get inspired, and have fun!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Teams will be notified, via email, if any event occurs that would jeopardize the Competition!
Registration cancellations must be received by May 31, 2021, in order to receive a full refund. All cancellations must be emailed to email@example.com with the team number and the contact information for the team. Teams that cancel on June 1, 2021, or after will not receive a refund for their registration fee.
Note: These measures are subject to change in response to the health and safety requirements for all attendees:
1. All attendees are required to wear proper face masks over their nose and mouth at all times inside the facility.
2. Teams will be limited to 6 participants each. This includes everyone from a team that is entering the buidling. If additional team members wish to attend as volunteers, they may do so - please see the volunteer tab. There is no guarantee that all volunteer applicants may be accepted.
3. All attendees are expected at minimum to follow CDC guidelines for social distancing.
Please look into the following hotels provided that are wthin a close proximty to Innovation First.
Teams are responsible for making their own travel arrangments from the airport to their hotel.
VISA AND INVITATION LETTER REQUESTS
The REC Foundation is happy to provide visa and invitation letters to teams. In order to process visa and invitation letters, please have the team's primary contact fill out this form.
Please have the following information available:
Visa and invitation letters submitted after [Date], will be processed as soon as possible, but may take up to three weeks.
Please Note: The REC Foundation will not produce a separate letter for each team member. Instead, the foundation will produce a letter for the entire team and attach the list of team members and mentors.
Click Here for driving Directions to the Innovation First International Building.
Please utilize the LARGE parking area that is located on the right side of the building and leaving all FRONT parking for Handicaped Parking.
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