West Virginia 2020 VEX IQ Middle School State Championship

03/08/2020
West Virginia 2020 VEX IQ Middle School State Championship

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-8280

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 36

Registration Deadline: Sun, Mar 1, 2020 11:59 PM EST

Price: $50.00

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Awards
Award Qualifies for
Design Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

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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

 

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:

    Ryan Utzman <ryan.e.utzman@nasa.gov>

  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

Contact Michael Lyden at michael.p.lyden@nasa.gov in the event of a cancelation or reschedule.  Refunds are issued in the form of tournament registration fee vouchers.  

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If necessary, attendees will be notified of changes via email.  Event will be cancelled/rescheduled in the event of a State of Emergency.  

Volunteer

To volunteer, please go to www.WVRoboticsAlliance.org/VEXVolunteers2018 or contact one of the event partners. 

All participating teams/organizations are expected to provide 1 volunteer who can commit to one of the following roles: 

Judge - 8 needed (all day position, must be over 18, can be suitable for someone with mobility issues)

Referee - 8 needed (all day position, must be at least 16 and understand rules of the Next Level challenge)

Field Reset - 3 needed (can be half or full day, perfect for younger siblings - involves frequent squatting) 

Agenda

7:30 AM – Doors open (Gym 2)

8:00 AM – Judging Begins

9:00 AM – Qualification Matches Begin (Gym 2)

12:00 PM – Lunch Break

1:00 PM –Qualification Matches Resume (Gym 2)

3:30 PM – Final Round (Gym 2)

4:00 PM  – Closing and Awards (Gym 1)

 

Skills Challenge fields will be open during qualification matches, breaking for lunch and closing for the day before the final round.

Event Dates

Date: 03/08/2020

Venue/Location:

Fairmont State University Falcon Center
1201 Locust Ave
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Ryan Utzman
Title: Program Specialist, NASA IV&V ERC
Email: ryan.e.utzman@nasa.gov
Phone: 3049069271
Event Day Phone: 3049069271

Secondary Contact
Todd Ensign
Title: Director, NASA IV&V Educator Resource Center
Email: todd.ensign@ivv.nasa.gov
Phone: 3046853146
Event Day Phone: 3046853146

General Info

The 2019 VEX IQ Challenge - Next Level championship event for West Virginia will be hosted by Fairmont State University.

Teams must advance from either league play or an offical WV qualifying tournament in order to compete at the state championship.