Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Girl Powered VEX Robotics and Coding Workshop

10/12/2021
Girl Powered

Event Code: RE-WORKSHOP-21-5167

Program: Workshops & Camps

Type of Event: Workshop

Event Format: In-Person

Capacity: 30 / Spots Open: 30

Event Region: New York

Price: FREE

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

Date: 10/12/2021

Venue/Location:

Great Neck Library, Main Building
159 Bayview Ave
Great Neck, New York 11023
United States

Age / Grade Level:
Elementary School Students
Middle School Students

Contact Information

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General Info

This FREE workshop is to introduce girls and their parents to VEX competition robotics and coding. Team 47114A will host the event and present to the audience. The team is a grass-root, all-girl robotics team that has been active in robotics for multiple years. 

A hands-on session will be in 2nd half of the event, when kids can test drive the two robotics that the team has built for VEX VRC competition. Q/A session will be reserved to both kids and parents. 

The workshop will be in-person, hosted in the main hall in Main Building in Great Neck Library.

Agenda

- welcome and introduction to the team

- introduction to VEX robotics and competition

- introduction to coding for VEX robotics

- team coach speak: why VEX robotics is very effective to inspire girls into robotics, coding and STEM in general

- hands-on: kids are invited to test drive our robots built for Tipping Point and Change Up seasons

- conclusion and Q/A

Overall time is expected to be 1 hour, 7pm - 8pm.

Volunteer

Currrent and prior team members of 47114A will volunteer.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Please be sure to check robotevent.com event page on the T-1 day of the event. We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule in case of emergency or bad weather. We will do our best to announce any changes at least 24 hours ahead.

Refund Policy

N/A. It is a FREE to attend event.

Health and Safety Policies

We follow all federal, state and local health and safety policies. Also, we strictly follow any such policies imposed by Great Neck Library, which provides the location for the event.


Date: 10/12/2021
Great Neck Library, Main Building
159 Bayview Ave
Great Neck, New York 11023
United States

Travel Info

The library provides free parking. Check library website for governing policies.

Webcast

We plan to record the event and upload it to Youtube afterwards to make bigger impacts and accomodate those who cannot come in person.