Join us April 13-14, 2019 in Hartford, Connecticut USA
Following is the 2018 contest schedule.
The April 13-14, 2019 schedule will be posted when it has been confirmed, so please check back soon for updates.
+ Event Details
3:00-6:00 p.m.: In person Q&A opportunity with the judges and compliance officers
3:00-6:00 p.m.: Robot inspection table is open to all robot teams
7:00 p.m.: Competition doors are locked, no exceptions.
7:45 a.m.: Robot check-in begins. All robot teams must visit the registration table upon arrival. Teams may arrive at their leisure until 12:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Robot practice time and in-person Q&A with the Rules Captain and compliance officers
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Robot inspection table is open for all robots
12:00-12:30 p.m.: All arena mazes are closed
12:00-12:30 p.m.: Pizza party for all contest participants
12:25-12:30 p.m.: Opening ceremony
12:30-5:15 p.m.: Contest officially begins on Level 1 arenas, followed by Level 2 arenas when applicable
4:00 p.m.: All posters must be hung
5:15 p.m.: Contest suspended for the remainder of the day
5:30-6:30 p.m.: Robotics Olympiad exam is administered (optional)
6:30-7:45 p.m.: Arenas are open for practice
8:00 p.m.: Competition doors are locked, no exceptions
7:45 a.m.: Contest doors are open
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Robot practice time and in-person Q&A with the Rules Captain and compliance officers
8:30-9:30 a.m.: Poster presentations for the Top 10 teams
10:00-10:30 a.m.: All arena mazes are closed
10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Contest resumes
12:00-2:30 p.m.: A food truck will be available for lunch (pay on own), as well as the College cafeteria
4:00 p.m.: Awards ceremony (estimated time)