National Society of Black Engineers VEX IQ Challenge (Invitation Only) (Canceled)

03/27/2020
National Society of Black Engineers VEX IQ Challenge (Invitation Only)

Event Code: RE-VIQC-20-1504

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 30 / Spots Open: 30

Price: $0.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has been canceled.
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

VEX via

Download the free "VEX via" scoring app to keep track of event results and rankings and more in real-time on your iPhone and Android phones.

Available on the App Store
Available on the Android Marketplace

Waitlist

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Team List ( 0 Teams )

There are no teams currently registered for this event.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form Spanish

Participant Release Form Spanish

 

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:

    David Varnado <dvarnado@nsbe.org>

  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

No costs are associated with the event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

This event will be NOT postponed in the event of bad weather.

Volunteer

Please contact pci@nsbe.org to volunteer for this event. 

Agenda

8:00 am – 10:00 am .:. Team Check-in, Inspection & Practice

  • Teams must check-in by 9 am, we will then run match schedule 

10:00 am - 10:30 am .:. Opening Ceremony and Driver's meeting 

10:30 am - 12:30 pm .:. Skills Challenge Matches (3 per team of each Skill) 
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm .:. Lunch Break; No Concessions planned at this time

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm .:. Qualification Matches (6-8 per team) 
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm .:. Final Matches

Event Dates

Date: 03/27/2020

Venue/Location:

Henry B. González Convention Center
900 East Market Street
San Antonio, Texas 78205
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: Yes

Eligible Teams: NSBE

Contact Information

Primary Contact
David Varnado
Title: Manager, Pre-College Initiative
Email: dvarnado@nsbe.org
Phone: 2405156000
Event Day Phone: 703-549-2207

Secondary Contact
Brittany Boyd
Title: Senior Manager, Pre-College Programs
Email: pci@nsbe.org
Phone: 703-549-2207
Event Day Phone: 703-549-2207

General Info

Eligibility and Requirements:

1.) All participants must be active NSBE Jr. members of a nationally recognized chapter.
2.) Grades 3-8.
3.) Attending NSBE's 45th Annual Convention in San Antonio, TX.