Signature Event: The WAVE at WPI

01/16/2020 - 01/18/2020
Signature Event: The WAVE at WPI Signature Event: The WAVE at WPI

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8629

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 80 / Spots Open: 50%+

Region Maximum % # Spots # Spots Open
Southern New England 50% 40 21

Max Registrations per Organization: 8

Registration Deadline: Wed, Dec 18, 2019 11:59 PM EST

Price: $200.00

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Event Sponsors:
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) World Championship
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Create Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Volunteer of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Inspire Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

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.

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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 Spainish.

Participant Release Form Spainish

 

Participant Release Form.

Participant Release Form

 

REC Foundation Code of Conduct.

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

 

VRC Qualifying Criteria.

VRC Qualifying Criteria

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5

 

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description

 

Worlds Qualifications

The following awards will qualify for the 2019 VEX World Championship:

  • 1 Excellence Award Winner
  • 2 Tournament Champions

If a team double qualifies, the Robot Skills Champion or next highest unqualified skills team will receive the Worlds invitation.

Webcast

The event will be webcast at https://www.twitch.tv/wpirobotics starting on Friday morning. Matches will be archived and publicly available after the event.


Date: 01/16/2020 - 01/18/2020
WPI Sports & Recreation Center
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
United States

Travel Info

We are working with hotels and travel companies to get discounted rates.  Please check back often as we will update this list with more discounts.

Refund Policy

  • Teams who cancel before November 18, 2019 will receive a full refund.
  • Teams who cancel between November 18 and December 4, 2019 will only receive a full refund if they are able to be replaced by another paying team.  If not, they will receive a $95 refund.
  • Teams who cancel after December 4th, 2019 will not receive a refund. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, a decision will be made on how the competition will proceed.  This may include extended hours on some days or removal of matches from the competition schedule in order to complete the event.  Every effort will be reasonably made to continue the event as planned.

Volunteer

We are seeking experienced and rookie volunteers to serve in all roles at the event.  Sign up here!  If you have any questions, or are an experienced volunteer and are interested in a key volunteer role, please email vexrobotics@wpi.edu as well to let us know!

Agenda

The WAVE  - WPI VEX Signature Event

2020 Schedule - VRC/Single Division 

WPI Sports and Recreation Center/Harrington Auditorium

updated 5-29-19

***SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

THURSDAY JANUARY 16, 2020

1400 Venue Opens

1430-1730 Team Registration

1500-2000 Inspection

1500-2000 Practice Area Open

1500-2000 Skills Challenge Open

2030 Venue Closes

 

FRIDAY JANUARY 17, 2020

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1830 Practice Area Open

0830-0845 Driver/Coach Meeting

0920-0950 Opening Ceremony

1000-1230 Qualifying Rounds

1230-1330 Lunch

1330-1800 Qualifying Rounds

1900 Venue Closes
 

SATURDAY JANUARY 18, 2019

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1500 Practice Area Open

0800-1200 Qualifying Rounds

1200-1245 Lunch

1245-1500 Qualifying Rounds

1515-1535 Alliance Selection

1600-1730 Elimination Matches

1730-1815 Closing Ceremony

1900 Venue Closes

Event Dates

Date: 01/16/2020 - 01/18/2020

Venue/Location:

WPI Sports & Recreation Center
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Colleen Shaver
Title: Director, Robotics Resource Center
Email: vexrobotics@wpi.edu
Phone: 508-831-6750
Event Day Phone: 508-783-3930

Secondary Contact
Francis O'Rourke
Title: Manager of Robotics Initiatives
Email: vexrobotics@wpi.edu
Phone: 508-831-6192
Event Day Phone: 508-964-0190

General Info

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