Summer VEX IQ Training

07/17/2019 - 07/19/2019

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-19-8411

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Capacity: 20 / Spots Open: 20

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

Date: 07/17/2019 - 07/19/2019
iDESIGN Buffalo
255 Great Arrow Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14207
United States

Travel Info

Lodging in Buffalo:

Embassy Suites by Hilton Buffalo- 200 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY 14202 716-842-1000
Hyatt Regency Buffalo- 2 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14202 716-856-1234
Hampton Inn & Suites Buffalo Downtown 220 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY 14202 716-855-2223

Nearby attractions: Niagara Falls, Peace Bridge (Canada), Coca-Cola Field, Duff’s, Anchorage Bar for Famous Chicken wings, Beautiful Elmwood Village, Downtown Waterfront and many more attractions. And we promise- No Snow this time of year!

Refund Policy

Refunds will be given with at least 24 hours notice before workshop.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Workshop is indoors and during Summer.


Volunteers are not necessary


Time: 8:30 AM-4:30 PM on Wednesday and Thursday, Friday is 8:30 AM to 12 noon.
Lunch is provided each day. Possible excursion opportunity as well.

Event Dates

Date: 07/17/2019 - 07/19/2019


iDESIGN Buffalo
255 Great Arrow Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14207
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Alex Palowitch
Title: Education Representative
Phone: 7167960584
Event Day Phone: 1-877-730-4770

Secondary Contact
Scott Read
Title: US Account Manager
Phone: 7167960584
Event Day Phone: 1-877-730-4770

General Info

Please be sure to register here:

This three-day training will cover product orientation, building your first VEX IQ robot, installing drivers, connecting the IQ to your PC, updating firmware, downloading and running code (no experience necessary), working with motors, Touch LED Sensor, Color Sensor, Gyro Sensor and Distance Sensor, understanding the Wireless Controller and how each part is utilized within the curriculum. A Challenge Exercise and Competition is provided where you will develop code to navigate a IQ Maze and participate in the new game challenge.

Tuition/Professional Development Cost: $899
Includes a VEX IQ Super Kit, IQ Game Elements for 2019-20, Engineering Notebook, Competition add-on kit, and site license of VEX IQ Classroom Teacher’s Guide for Grades 4-6 by VistaTeach

REQUIRED: Participants should bring their own laptop that has Windows 7 or higher and a USB port available.