Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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BASF Girl Powered Event

Event Code
Workshops & Camps
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Standard Registration Opens
17-Nov-2021 09:00 EST
Registration Deadline
20-Dec-2022 23:59 EST

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General Info




The REC Foundation with BASF looks forward to welcoming local Louisiana 9th-grade girls to our Girl Powered Event on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. This event intends to spark young girls’ interest in the possibilities of STEM and the world of robotics!

Food and refreshments will be provided.

This Girl Powered event is just one of many workshops happening around the nation this year. Girl Powered is an initiative to redefine the face of STEM by creating a more inclusive environment for all students within the robotics community. With the support of the community as a whole, we strive to encourage equal participation of young women and men in competitive robotics.


 Doors will open at 8:00 am wrapping up at 1:30 pm.

Age / Grade Level:
High School Students

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 25-Jan-2023

Gonzales Civic Center
219 South Irma Boulevard
Gonzales, Louisiana 70737
United States

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8-8:30 Registration

8:30-8:45 Welcome

8:45-9:30 Build the Code Base

9:30-10:30 Coding the Parade Route/Dance Routine

10:30-11:15 Women in STEM/Parade Float Design Challenge

11:15-12:15 Lunch/BASF Panel Discussion

12:15-1:00 Float Presentations/Robots on Parade

1:00-1:15 Clean up

1:15-1:30 Closing Remarks/Swag distribution


Volunteers are welcomed!    It is preferred for volunteers to be available on Friday, November 4 for set up and training, and on Saturday, November 5 from 9am-3pm. 

Please complete the following form to volunteer.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

This event is expected to take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, please check your email for updates.

Refund Policy

This event is free and open, but registration is required to attend. Thank you!

Date: 25-Jan-2023
Gonzales Civic Center
219 South Irma Boulevard
Gonzales, Louisiana 70737
United States

Travel Info

The Event will take place in the Gonzales Civic Center, 219 S. Irma Blvd, Gonzales, LA, 70737


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