Event Code: RE-RAD-19-1392
Program: REC Foundation Aerial Drones Competition
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 18 / Spots Open: 5
Event Region: RAD
Max Registrations per Organization: 4
Price: $50.00This event is closed to registration because:
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No
The National Center for Autonomous Technology, NCAT, creates a public understanding of Autonomous Technology (AT) and supports the development of educational programs and a highly skilled technical workforce with a focus on Professional Development, STEM Engagement, Service Learning, and a hub for educational and research resources. NCAT is proud to launch the first Aerial Drone Competition in Minnesota. This competition will be hosted at the River’s Edge Convention Center in St Cloud in parallel with the VEX Robotics Minnesota State Championship.
Please note that for safety purposes, drones are only allowed to fly in the RAD competition field behind safety netting, while under the supervision of the NCAT team. Any team in violation of this rule will have their drones confiscated and immediately be disqualified from the event. Team are not permitted to fly non-competition drones anywhere on the River’s Edge Convention Center building grounds.
Tenative Agenda. Check back one week before the event for a finalized agenda.
30 January 2020
3:00 PM to 8 :00 PM competition field is available for practice (all teams are welcome to visit the field and ask any questions as well as practice flying) located in HAWS Room C
31 January 2020
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM competition field is available for practice (all teams are welcome to visit the field and ask any questions as well as practice flying) located in HAWS Room C
2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Team check-in at the Competition Field located in HAWS Room C (All teams must be checked in by 4:30 PM to compete!
5:30 PM Team Rules Briefing
6:00 PM Event Starts
9:00 PM Event Ends
To volunteer for this event contact Thomas Biller at firstname.lastname@example.org
In the event of inclimate weather the title of this event will read "Cancelled NCAT RAD Tournament" Watch Robotevents if a weather situation developes.
No refunds will be given for this event.
Each team member must fill out this document for video and press releasesNorthland Personal Release Document
Team 5300Z from WIN-E-MAC SECONDARY also received the Ace Award.