CTEEA Manchester VEX IQ Competition

02/29/2020
CTEEA Manchester VEX IQ Competition

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-0315

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 30 / Spots Open: 50%+

Registration Deadline: Mon, Feb 17, 2020 10:12 AM EST

Price: $50.00

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Awards
Award Qualifies for
Design Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

VEX via

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Waitlist

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Team List

The team list for this event is not currently available. Please check back four weeks prior to the event date.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form (English)

Participant Release Form

 

Participant Release Form Spainish

Participant Release Form Spainish

 

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

 

Criteria for registered VEX IQ Challenge teams (Elementary and Middle School) to qualify for participation in championship events.

VIQC Qualifying Criteria

 

A description of this year's STEM Research Project

STEM Research Project Topic (2019-2020)

 

A description of this year's STEM Research Project  Rubric.

STEM Research Project Topic Rubric (2019-2020)

 

VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description.

VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description

 

VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist.

VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist

 

STEM Research

This season the STEM Research Project is presented as a 4-minute video plus 15 seconds of credits that the team records and uploads to SchoolTube, YouTube, or a similar online video platform. A link to the video must be submitted to the Event Partner no later than ONE WEEK BEFORE the tournament date. Follow these steps:

  1. Please refer to the **STEM Research Project and Presentation** document from the REC Foundation. The document can be found in the VEX IQ Challenge Team Resources area at https://www.roboticseducation.org
  2. Record the STEM Presentation as a video following the instructions in the STEM Research Project and Presentation document.
  3. Upload the video to one of the online video resources following the instructions in the STEM Research Project and Presentation document.
  4. Have the coach or another adult email the link to the video, including the team number and contact information for the coach, to the Event Partner no later than ONE WEEK BEFORE the tournament date:

    Gregory Kane <gkane@aol.com>

  5. Teams WILL NOT be interviewed by judges at the event, unless the event qualifies teams directly to VEX Worlds. Please refer to the STEM Research Project and Presentation document for details.
  6. Only ONE submission allowed per team. If two or more video links are sent to the Event Partner, only the first link received will be considered.
  7. The winner of the STEM Research Project Award will be announced with the other judged awards at the event.

If you have questions about this process, please contact your REC Foundation Regional Support Manager. Refer to our website for contact information: www.robotevents.com/support

Refund Policy

1. There is a bad weather date of Sunday, March 1st. If the  event is moved to the bad weather date no refunds will be given to teams that are unable to attend.
2. If event is canceled team registration fee minus Event Partners expenses will be refunded.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad Weather  changes to the schedule will be emailed to team contacts

 

Options

1 Event opening may be delayed to allow for travel.

2. Event may be moved to posted bad weather date.

3. Event may be canceled due to the weather.

 

Announcements will go out by 6:00 am.  All teams are encouraged to use their best judgment when deciding to attend.

 

Volunteer

Volunteers:  Please contact Gkane@aol.com for information about our Event.

 

Agenda

Schedule/Agenda

Schedule: (Is A Guide for the Day And Subject to Change)
7:00 am Doors Open
7:15 - 9:00 Registration and inspection
9:00 - 9:15 Drivers meeting, Announcements and introductions
9:15 - 12:30 Qualification Rounds

1:00 Finals Followed by Awards

Event Dates

Date: 02/29/2020

Venue/Location:

Manchester High School
134 Middle Turnpike East
Manchester, Connecticut 06040
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Gregory Kane
Title: Connecticut VEX IQ Coordinator
Email: gkane@aol.com
Phone: 860 989-1426
Event Day Phone: 860 989-1426

Secondary Contact
Camille Westfall
Title: Site Coordinator
Email: puffdragon247@gmail.com
Phone: 860 916-3324
Event Day Phone: 860 916-3324

Additional Contact Information:

For additional information contact Cherie Gabriel Site Host, cgabriel@mpspride.org. 860 645-6039.

General Info

Welcome to the 2019 CTEEA Manchester VEX IQ Competition.

Concessions will be available all day

Important Reminders

STUDENT RELEASE FORMS - To be completed and turned in by coaches upon arrival at the competition.

ENGINEERING NOTEBOOKS - To be completed, LABELED WITH TEAM NAME, SCHOOL NAME AND STUDENTS NAMES and turned in by coaches upon arrival at the competition.