Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Formosa VEX Turning Point 2018

11/30/2018 - 12/01/2018
Formosa VEX Turning Point 2018

Event Code: RE-VRC-18-5310

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 32 / Spots Open: 0

Event Region: Taiwan

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Price: $100.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Event Dates

Date: 11/30/2018 - 12/01/2018

Venue/Location:

Taipei American School
800 Chung Shan North Road, Section 6
Taipei, 11152
Taiwan


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

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General Info

This is the 8th annual Vex Formosa Competition. Teams from throughout the world are welcome to participate. 

Agenda

Friday November, 30

7:30 AM Door open for volunteer Check-In
7:30 AM Referees meeting.
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Team check-in
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Robot inspection
8:30 AM Judging starts.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Practice matches , Optional Skills Challenges.
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Lunch.
1:00 PM Drivers and Coaches Meeting
1:15 PM Opening Ceremony
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM Qualifying matches, Optional Skills Challenges.

Saturday December, 1

7:30 AM Door open for volunteer Check-In
7:30 AM Referees meeting.
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Team check-in

8:30 AM Qualification matches, Optional Skills Challenges

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Alliance selection.
10:00 AM - 12:00PM Alliance Elimination matches, Optional Skills Challenges.
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Awards and Closing ceremony

2:00 PM Clean up.

Volunteer

Please contact delgadomatac@tas.tw if you are interested in volunteering for this event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If there are Emergency the participants will be contacted via their contact information.

Refund Policy

Refunds might be possible if cancelled before 4 weeks prior to the event.


Date: 11/30/2018 - 12/01/2018
Taipei American School
800 Chung Shan North Road, Section 6
Taipei, 11152
Taiwan

Travel Info

Less than 0.5 km

Beautique
No. 14, Lane 38, Tianyu Street, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan, R.O.C.
886 (2)2873-0333
http://beautique.hotel.com.tw/eng/

Dandy Hotel
Dandy Hotel (TianMu Branch) / No.2, Ln. 728, Sec. 6, Zhongshan N. Rd., Shilin Dist., Taipei City 111, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
886 (2) 2873-2222
http://www.dandyhotel.com.tw/EN/DandyTM/index.aspx?lan=en-us

Jasper Howard
188 Zhongcheng Road, Sec 2,Shin Lin Dis, Taipei, Taiwan 11148 R.O.C
886 (2)-2874-2323
http://jasper.howard-hotels.com/LS_Jasper2.php

MellowFields Hotel

趙尹熙 Vanessa Chao Business Dept. TEL:886-2-2875-1823 #3121 FAX:886-2-2876-2361                Address:Post code 11156   

No.127, Sec.7, Zhongshan N. Rd., Shihlin Dist., Taipei City 11156, Taiwan (R.O.C) website: http://mellowfields.com.tw/

 


15 min. drive (shuttle bus can be arranged to/from TAS)

Grand Hotel
No.1, Sec. 4, Zhongshan N. Rd., Zhongshan Dist., Taipei City 10461, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
886-(2)-2886-8888
http://www.grand-hotel.org/main/default.aspx?lang=en-US

Webcast

Formosa Vex Turning Point 2018 Stream:

Live

Elimination matches

https://vimeo.com/303836240

Replay

Qualification matches Day 2 (Dec -1)

https://vimeo.com/303825888

Qualification matches Day 1 (Nov 30)

https://vimeo.com/303640369

Practice matches (Nov 30)

https://vimeo.com/303619916

 

 

 

 

Documents

Consent Document:

http://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2013/06/vrc-participant-release-form.pdf

Checklist:

https://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2017/10/vrc-robot-inspection-checklist.pdf

Game Manual: 

https://content.vexrobotics.com/docs/vrc-inthezone/VRC-InTheZone-GameManual-20170817.pdf

Rules for this year's competition (In the Zone):

https://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2017/10/vrc-referee-guide.pdf