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FIRE FIGHTING ROBOT CONTEST TRINITY COLLEGE HARTFORD CONNECTICUT

2014 CONTEST SCHEDULE

 

PLEASE NOTE:  The 2014 schedule will be similar to the 2013 schedule.

To download the 2014 contest schedule, please click here.

 

Friday, April 4, 2014

Time/Location

Event/Details

8:00 AM Oosting Gym

Contest Setup Begins

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Oosting Gym

RoboWaiter Check-In

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Oosting Gym

Friday Practice, RoboWaiter Only

 

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Time/Location

Event/Details

8:00 AM Oosting Gym

RoboWaiter Teams (only) Check-In and Practice Begins

9:00 AM Oosting Gym

Fire-Fighting Teams Check-In and Practice Begis

10:00 AM

Rittenberg Lounge, Mather Campus Center

Robotics Symposium (free and open to the public)

“Robotics Education: Achievements and Challenges”

Following brief formal presentations by invited speakers, the symposium will focus on sharing of ideas for future contests and projects with audience participation.  Everyone is encouraged to take part in this focused open discussion.

Moderator:  Professor Igor Verner, Department of Education in Science and Technology, Technion—Israel Institute of Technology.

Presenters: 

John Pellino, Talcott Mountain Science Center, Connecticut

Rocio Alba-Flores, Georgia Southern University

Vazgen Gabrielyan, AYB School, Armenia

Charles Shaffer, Mercer Area High School, Pennsylvania

12:15 PM Oosting Gym

All Mazes Closed and Practice Suspended

Pizza party luncheon served for all

1:15 PM Oosting Gym

RoboWaiter Opening Ceremony.

 

Speakers include Trinity College Dean of the Faculty Dr. Thomas Mitzel

1:40 PM Oosting Gym

Firefighting Practice on Arenas A & B Until Awards Ceremony

4:15 PM Oosting Gym

RoboWaiter Awards Ceremony (estimated time). All mazes closed until 6:30 PM.

5:15 PM-6:15PM

Life Sciences Auditorium

Robotics Olympiad Exam

6:30 PM

McCook Auditorium

Firefighting Practice Resumes

7:45 PM

Oosting Gym

Mazes closed. Competition doors locked at 8:15 PM.

 

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Time/Location

Event/Details

8:30 AM Oosting Gymnasium

Firefighting Practice

10:00 AM Oosting Gym

Arenas Close. End of practice.

11:00 AM

Oosting Gym

Opening Ceremony

With Trinity College President Dr. James F. Jones Jr. and International team leaders

11:30 AM Oosting Gym

FireFighting Contest Begins

All divisions will begin except Expert

1:00 PM Oosting Gym

Expert Division Begins

4:00 PM (Estimated)
Oosting Gym

Firefighting Awards Ceremony