Korean VEX Training and Kick off

05/19/2018 - 05/20/2018

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-18-4994

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Capacity: 30 / Spots Open: 26

Price: FREE

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

Date: 05/19/2018 - 05/20/2018
Asia Pacific International School
57 Wolgye-ro 45ga-gil
Nowon-gu, Seoul, 01874
South Korea

Travel Info

Please visit the link below for information about getting to APIS


Refund Policy

Since there is no fee, no refunds will be given.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of a cancellation, registrants will be notified by email.


No volunteers are needed per se, but all experience levels are welcome to attend and help out more novice participants.


Day 1: EDR Training (Tentative)

8:30-9:15   Introduction to VEX EDR
9:15-11:00   Build VEX Clawbot (breaks as needed)
11:00-12:00 VEX team creation and organization
12:00-12:45   Lunch
12:45-13:15 The engineering notebook 
13:15-14:00   Intro to RobotC
14:00-15:00   Programming challenges
15:00-16:00   Q&A, Clean up


Day 2: Kick Off

8:30-9:15    IFI / VEX / REC introduction
9:15-9:45   IQ new game - video / rules
9:45-10:15   EDR new game - video / rules
10:15-10:30   Break
10:30-11:00   Event general information - event registration, important dates, typical agenda, sections 
11:00-12:15   Volunteer role - inspection, referee, TM operator, score keeper
12:15-13:00   Lunch
13:00-14:30   Volunteer role - judge & judged awards
14:30-15:00    REC website - finding docs / register team & event, checking event information
15:00-15:15   Break
15:15-16:00   Event role play
16:00-16:30   Event plan discussion for new season
16:30-17:00   New VEX EDR V5 robot demo

Event Dates

Date: 05/19/2018 - 05/20/2018


Asia Pacific International School
57 Wolgye-ro 45ga-gil
Nowon-gu, Seoul, 01874
South Korea

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Lee Jones
Email: lee.jones@apis.seoul.kr
Phone: 010-6436-3107
Event Day Phone: 010-6436-3107

Secondary Contact
Crystal Zhang
Email: crystal_zhang@vex.com
Phone: 010-6436-3107
Event Day Phone: 010-6436-3107

General Info

This is a two day workshop and registrants are welcome to come for one or both days, what ever suits their needs.  

Day 1 will be a VEX EDR training.  Participants will get to build and program a robot and learn about creating, fielding, and maintaining your own robotics team and program.  This session has beginners in mind, but all experience levels are welcome. 

Day 2 will be a kick-off for the 2018-2019 VRC season.  Information about both the VEX IQ and VEX EDR competition will be discussed.  Learn more about the competition side of things during this event.