National Robotics Week 2018 Events

Thank you to everyone who hosted, promoted, and participated in National Robotics Week 2017! With your continuing help, we had over 300 events for Robo Week. The ninth annual National Robotics Week will be held April 7-15, 2018 and promises to be even bigger! Submit your own event!

 
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Event List

  • Las Vegas Regional, Cashman Center

    Combining the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology, this is the ultimate Sport for the Mind. Watch as student-built-robots compete in the 2017 challenge entitled FIRST STEAMWORKS. How does it work? Each January, high school teams receive a Kit of Parts comprised of donated items and components worth tens of thousands of dollars. With limited instructions and working with adult Mentors, students have just six (6) weeks to collaboratively design, build, program and test their robots to meet each season's new engineering challenge. Once these young investors build their robot, the team competes in regional/district events that measure the effectiveness of the robot, the power of collaboration and the determination of students. Teams vie for awards and a spot at the FIRST Championship in St. Louis, MO where the best-of-the-best come together in late April. College scholarships top some $30+ million annually.

    Visit the Las Vegas Regional website

    Hosted by FIRST Robotics Competition

    When:

    • April 5, 2017 - April 8, 2017
      9:00am - 4:00pm

    Where:

    850 N. Las Vegas Blvd
    Las Vegas, NV 89101

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  • 2016-2017 CREATURE CRAZE Challenge - Southern Nevada - FIRST LEGO League Junior - Expo #2, Cashman Event Center

    Swing like a monkey, fly like a bat, hop like a frog into the FIRST LEGO League Jr. CREATURE CRAZE season. Whether in zoos, on the farm, or in your own back yard, we all encounter animals in our lives. In the 2016-2017 CREATURE CRAZE Challenge, over 40,000 children will dive into the wonders of the animal kingdom. What will you learn about our furry, feathered, and finned friends?

    Visit the 2016-2017 CREATURE CRAZE Challenge - Southern Nevada - FIRST LEGO League Junior - Expo #2 website

    Hosted by FIRST LEGO League Jr.

    When:

    • April 8, 2017
      9:00am - 4:00pm

    Where:

    850 N. Las Vegas Blvd
    Las Vegas, NV 89101

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