First Meeting of the Year! 9/4/14

In case you weren’t able to attend the meeting, here is a recap of what happened!

 

What is Robotics?

  • General: Design, Programming, Finance, Prototyping
  • Creating robots that can move

FIRST

  • For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology

FTC

  • 18” * 18” * 18” robot
  • Teams of 4 to 10 students
  • 12′ x 12’ square field
  • 30 sec autonomous
  • 2 min driver

 

Saturday kickoff

  • Announce robot game
  • Workshops for teams

Competitions

  • Qualifiers
  • Regionals
  • Super Regionals
  • Worlds

Experience

  • Outreach
  • Learning

FRC

  • 40 student teams
  • Washing machine size robot
  • Driving / carpool arranged to Devry University
  • Business side to the team
  • January-February 6 week build season

First Meeting

  • Will be announced later

 

TARC

  • Builds rockets
  • 3 to 5 people team
  • Use rocket software

 

TSA teams

  • Multiple choice tests on different subjects
  • Max team size: 8
  • Engineering HOSA / DECA
  • Sent 2 teams to nationals

Tech and Robotics Meetings

  • Workshops
  • Mentorship
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Guest Speakers

Workshops

  • Would you like to host teams?
  • Contact roboticsmsj@gmail.com
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