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Kickoff 2018

2018 FIRST Power-Up Kick-off & Workshops

Exploding Bacon and Gra-V Robotics official FIRST kickoff
at Orange Technical College Mid Florida Campus!
FL-ORLANDO-ORANGE TECHNICAL COLLEGE, MID FLORIDA CAMPUS KICKOFF

2900 W. Oak Ridge Rd
Orlando, FL   32809
407-251-6069


Our kickoff will feature workshops for general FIRST Robotics Competition topics as well as field elements once the game is revealed. The game reveal stream will be viewed in Mid Florida Tech’s Motion capture auditorium and our workshops will be done in their high-tech classrooms. The kickoff will feature two sets of Power Up field elements for teams to access after the game reveal is complete.

Workshops

There will be numerous workshops available at the kickoff. Before the kickoff video there will be pre-game workshops that cover general FIRST Robotics Competition topics covering topics from team organization to programming.

Address and Parking

2900 W. Oak Ridge Rd
Orlando, FL   32809
407-251-6069


 

Agenda

8:30 AM: Venue opens to teams.

9:00 AM: Pre-game Workshops

9:00
Room 1: Chairman’s Award
Room 2: NEMO (Team Organization)
Room 3: Electrical
Room 4: Mechanical / Safety

9:30
Room 1   Chairman’s Award
Room 2: NEMO (Team Organization)
Room 3: Strategy & Scouting
Room 4: Programming

10:30 AM – 11:30 PM: Kickoff Livestream

11:30 PM (when kickoff video ends): Kit distribution & In-person field element reveal. Mock field becomes available.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch (recommendations for local venues coming soon)

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM: PowerUp Workshops (OPTIONAL)

  • Game play
  • Game Pieces & Field
  • Points, Fouls & Penalties
  • Scoring