Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-19-8441
Program: Workshops & Camps
Type of Event: Workshop
Capacity: 50 / Spots Open: 50%+
Registration Deadline: Fri, Sep 6, 2019 11:59 PM EDT
This event is free.
As we are in Arizona, it is extremely unlikely the event will be cancelled due to weather. If an emergency occurs, I will notify everyone registered that the workshop is cancelled.
No volunteers are needed for this event.
Saturday, September 7th, 2019
Tentative schedule, subject to change:
• 10:00am-10:30am - Team organization
• 10:30am-11:30am - Designing a competitive robot
• 11:30am-12:00pm - Building tips
• 12:00pm-1:15pm - Lunch (on your own, there are a variety of options 5 minutes away)
• 1:15pm-2:00pm - Judging and engineering notebooks
• 2:00pm-2:30pm - Best practices at competition
• 2:30pm-3:15pm - Programming and sensors
Q&As will occur during the workshop activities, this time is accounted for in the schedule.
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No
TSA Event: No
This workshop is designed for coaches and students to learn about all aspects of running an effective VRC team. Whether you are a new team looking to get off the ground or a veteran team looking to take your team to the next level, this workshop is designed for you.
The workshop will cover a variety of topics such as team organization, designing an effective robot, programming, judging, what to do at competition, and overall best practices. The current coach of VRC Team Phoenix Lights, Nathan Rossi, who has close to a decade of experience in competitive robotics will be leading the workshop. If there is a particular topic you want covered, please indicate so when signing up on robotevents.com or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The workshop will take place at the ASU Polytechnic Campus. The exact room will be posted closer to the event.