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EP Equipment Setup/Walkthrough for VRC, VIQC & VEXU Events

Date
10/28/2021
Event Code
RE-WORKSHOP-21-5840
Program
Workshops & Camps
Event Type
Workshop
Event Format
Remote
Capacity
40
Spots Open
16
Event Region
New Jersey
Price
FREE
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The purpose of this roughly 90-120 minute training is to provide an overview of how to set up equipment for running an REC Foundation program event. The information in this presentation will serve for all REC Foundation events that use VEX Tournament Manager including VRC, VIQC, and VEX U.

The format of this presentation may include a brief slide presentation, but will mostly be on-camera demonstration of how to set up electronics for an event, including a router, raspberry pis, laptops, and displays such as monitors or projectors. My goal is to demystify the technology behind the Tournament Manager functions you may see at more advanced events, and empower users to elevate the use of displays and advanced electronics at their own competitions.

In this training we will cover:

1. Setting up VRC / VEX U Field electronics

2. Connecting multiple computers running Tournament Manager via a router

3. How to set up tablet scoring

4. How to set up and use raspberry pis as field and display controllers 

5.  Setting up displays in Tournament Manager

 

A link to the meeting will be sent to participants shortly before the start of the presentation.

 

 

 

Age / Grade Level:
Adults

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 10/28/2021

Venue/Location:
ONLINE
ONLINE, New Jersey 07732
United States

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Agenda

This workshop will run from 6:30pm-8:30pm EST. 

Volunteer

N / A

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

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Refund Policy

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