NOVA SySTEMic VEX IQ Squared Away League (ES and MS)

10/26/2019 - 02/15/2020
NOVA SySTEMic VEX IQ Squared Away League (ES and MS)

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-8262

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: League

Capacity: 30 / Spots Open: 11

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Price: $55.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Event Sponsors:
VEX IQ Challenge - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Design Award (VIQC) 4700C MTMS Ctrl-C TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Excellence Award (VIQC) 99808A NOVA IQ Pugineers NOVA IQ Robotics Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 99808A NOVA IQ Pugineers NOVA IQ Robotics Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 4700C MTMS Ctrl-C TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Teamwork 2nd Place Award (VIQC) 4700X MTMS Ctrl-X TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Teamwork 2nd Place Award (VIQC) 15281W WOLFBOTS Alpha WILLIAMSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL Arlington, Virginia, United States
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) 99808A NOVA IQ Pugineers NOVA IQ Robotics Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) 36521A Robo Racers Robo Racers glen allen, Virginia, United States
Judges Award (VIQC) 4700X MTMS Ctrl-X TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Sportsmanship Award (VIQC) 80000C NOVA Manassas Northern Virginia Community College-Manassas Manassas, Virginia, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Teamwork 2nd Place Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

VEX via

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Team List ( 19 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
2700A RoboTech Private Team Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
4700C MTMS Ctrl-C TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
4700V MTMS Ctrl-V TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
4700X MTMS Ctrl-X TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
4700Z MTMS Ctrl-Z TWAIN MIDDLE Alexandria, Virginia, United States
7308A Franklin Middle School FRANKLIN MIDDLE Chantilly, Virginia, United States
7308B Franklin Middle School FRANKLIN MIDDLE Chantilly, Virginia, United States
15281W WOLFBOTS Alpha WILLIAMSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL Arlington, Virginia, United States
15545W WOLFBOTS Beta WILLIAMSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL Arlington, Virginia, United States
17991W WOLFBOTS Delta WILLIAMSBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL Arlington, Virginia, United States
36521A Robo Racers Robo Racers glen allen, Virginia, United States
42193A Vex-X Vex-X Ashburn, Virginia, United States
80000A NOVA Manassas Northern Virginia Community College-Manassas Manassas, Virginia, United States
80000B NOVA Manassas Northern Virginia Community College-Manassas Manassas, Virginia, United States
80000C NOVA Manassas Northern Virginia Community College-Manassas Manassas, Virginia, United States
80001A NOVA Alexandria Northern Virginia Community College-Alexandria Alexandria, Virginia, United States
80001B NOVA Alexandria Northern Virginia Community College-Alexandria Alexandria, Virginia, United States
80002A NOVA Loudoun Northern Virginia Community College-Loudoun Sterling, Virginia, United States
99808A NOVA IQ Pugineers NOVA IQ Robotics Fort Belvoir, Virginia, United States

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

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

 

Participant Release Form English

Participant Release Form

 

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:

    NOVA SySTEMic <systemic@nvcc.edu>

  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

Teams must pay by the first league meeting date in order to participate. Teams that cancel by October 1st will receive a full refund.  Teams canceling after, October 1st or stop attending league meeting dates will not receive a refund.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, the specific meeting date will be postponed or grouped with another meeting date.

Volunteer

We are in need of the following volunteers:

  • Inspectors
  • Field Referees
  • Scorekeepers
  • Computer operator
  • Judges (February 8th only)

Please contact Aleksander Marthinussen (amarthinussen@nvcc.edu) to see how you can get involved!

Agenda

October 26th:

  • 8:00-9:30: Check-in and Inspection
  • 9:45: Opening Ceremonies
  • 10:00-12:30: Build Day/Meet the Field
  • 12:30: Cleanup 

November 16th, December 14th and January 18th:

  • 8:00-9:30: Check-in and Inspection
  • 9:45: Opening Ceremonies
  • 10:00-12:30: Teamwork Matches (4)/Skills Challenges (3)
  • 12:30: Cleanup 

February 15th (League Championship):

  • 8:00-9:30: Check-in and Inspection, Judging Begins
  • 9:45: Opening Ceremonies
  • 10:00-12:30: Teamwork Matches (6)/Skills Challenges (3)
  • 12:30-1:00: Lunch Break
  • 1:00-3:00: Teamwork Matches/Finals Matches
  • 3:00: Awards and Cleanup

Event Dates

Date: 10/26/2019

Venue/Location:

NOVA Manassas Battleview Office
10500 Battleview Parkway
Manassas, Virginia 20109
United States


Date: 11/16/2019

Venue/Location:

Northern Virginia Community College - Loudoun Campus
21200 Campus Dr
Sterling, Virginia 20164
United States


Date: 12/14/2019

Venue/Location:

Williamsburg Middle School
3600 North Harrison Street
Arlington, Virginia 22207
United States


Date: 01/18/2020

Venue/Location:

Twain Middle School
4700 Franconia Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22310
United States


Date: 02/15/2020

Venue/Location:

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office - Madison Building
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
United States


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
NOVA SySTEMic
Email: systemic@nvcc.edu
Phone: 703-845-6543
Event Day Phone: 703-845-6543

Secondary Contact
Aleksander Marthinussen
Title: Program Manager
Email: amarthinussen@nvcc.edu
Phone: 703-530-2894
Event Day Phone: 703-530-2894

General Info

Welcome to the Inagural NOVA SySTEMic VEX IQ League!  The league will meet on five dates: October 26th, November 16th, December 14th, January 18th, and February 15th (League Championship).  Teams will compete in teamwork matches and skills challenges during the three middle meeting dates.  All judging and finals matches will take place at the end of the last meeting. Certain spots from this league may qualify for the 2020 Virginia VEX Robotics State Championship.  

October Meeting: Build Day/Meet the Field

November, December, January Meetings: 4 matches/3 skills challenges (each)

February League Championship: 6 matches/3 skills challenges (each)

Pit areas and setup will vary based on location. Parking at NVCC locations will be in B lots.  Parking at middle schools will be in the parking lots outside of the school.  Parking at the USPTO will be in either the west or east garages ($5/day). This event is free and open to the public.