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VEX Robotics for Beginners 4th Workshop

18-May-2023 Add to Calendar
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Spots Open
Event Region
United Arab Emirates
Standard Registration Opens
12-May-2023 08:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
16-May-2023 08:00 EDT
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General Info

Welcome to the VEX Robotics workshop for beginners, organized by the University of Sharjah! This workshop is designed to introduce you to the exciting world of robotics and teach you the fundamentals of building and programming robots using the VEX Robotics system.

The VEX Robotics system is a popular platform for robotics education and competitions, and is used by schools and universities around the world. In this workshop, you will learn how to use VEX Robotics components, such as motors, sensors, and structural elements, to build robots of various sizes and shapes.

During the workshop, you will work in teams to build and program a basic VEX robot. You will learn how to use the VEXcode programming environment to write code that controls your robot's movements and behaviors. You will also learn how to troubleshoot common issues and optimize your robot's performance.

By the end of the workshop, you will have gained a solid understanding of the basics of robotics and be able to apply your knowledge to build and program more advanced robots. This workshop is the perfect starting point for anyone interested in pursuing a career in robotics or simply wanting to learn more about this exciting field.

Age / Grade Level:
High School Students

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 18-May-2023

University of Sharjah M5
Men's Campus, University of Sharjah, University City
Sharjah, 27272
United Arab Emirates

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  • 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM: Registration and Introduction
  • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Review of VEX Robotics 3rd Workshop
  • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Programming your advanced VEX robot: advanced movement and control
  • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Introduction to robot optimization: tips and tricks for improving robot performance
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM: Testing and troubleshooting your advanced robot
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM: Wrap-up and Conclusion


Volunteers are an essential part of making this VEX Robotics workshop a success. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to share your knowledge and enthusiasm for robotics with participants who are new to the field. You will help to guide participants through the building and programming process, answer questions, and provide support as needed. Your role as a volunteer will be critical in creating a positive and inclusive learning environment for all participants. We are grateful for your time and dedication in helping to inspire the next generation of robotics enthusiasts.

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Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of any emergency or bad weather that prevents the VEX Robotics workshop from proceeding safely, we will reschedule the workshop for a later date. Participants will be notified of the rescheduled date via email and/or phone. Our top priority is the safety and well-being of our participants, and we will take all necessary precautions to ensure a safe and enjoyable learning experience. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in the event of any unforeseen circumstances.

Refund and Payment Policies

The workshop is free of charge.

Date: 18-May-2023
University of Sharjah M5
Men's Campus, University of Sharjah, University City
Sharjah, 27272
United Arab Emirates

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