Tag: FRC

11
Apr

FIRST ONTARIO PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Hosted by the City of Mississauga at the Hershey Centre Hershey Centre (5500 Rose Cherry Place, Mississauga) The ‘Bots are Coming to the Hershey Centre – Check out a Sport of the Mind in Action! The Ontario Robotics Championship combines the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology. High school students will showcase their design and engineering skills

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13
Mar

CANADIAN PACIFIC REGIONAL

GSL Group CEO, Graham Lee, first met Dean Kamen, the founder of FIRST Robotics, in 2014 on an XPRIZE trip, where they immediately bonded in their passion for science and innovation, particularly in promoting the development of artificial intelligence, robotics and technology. Given the natural alignment of this unique robotics competition with GSL Group’s strategic focus on innovation, technology and

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12
Feb

Microsoft Team of the Week – Team 7013

Thank you to Microsoft for supporting FIRST Robotics Competition! Throughout the FRC season, we will get to know Microsoft-sponsored teams. This week FIRST team 7013 ACCN TECHTRONIX reported on their experience. ACCN TECHTRONIX is the first Black robotics team in Canada to enter a FIRST Robotics Competition. ACCN TECHTRONIX is made up of 25 males and females from various Toronto neighbourhoods. Ryerson

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3
Oct

Thank You, Dad!

by Jessica Kelso, FIRST Team 1305 — Ice Cubed For me, one of the most impactful people in my life has been my dad. As a 16-year-old girl on a robotics team and involved in other STEM-related activities, I believe that I stand out in my group of female friends because of my dad’s positive influence. The environment a girl

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7
Sep

GSL Group sponsors BC Regional Robotics Competition in Victoria, B.C.!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre hosts FIRST Robotics Competition in 2018 Toronto, ON, (September 7, 2017) – FIRST Robotics Canada is proud to partner with GSL Group to present the B.C. Regional FIRST Robotics Competition in 2018. From March 14th until 16th, 2018, GSL Group will host approximately thirty robotics teams—along with their robots, built and programmed by high

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10
Jun

Registration for all Programs is Now Open!

As of May 11, 2017, teams in all programs can register for the 2017-2018 season. Visit firstinspires.org for more information on the season or click one of the links to find out how to register your team: FIRST LEGO League Junior (Aqua Adventure) FIRST LEGO League (Hydro Dynamics) FIRST Tech Challenge FIRST Robotics Competition

13
Apr

Ontario District Championship

Hosted by the City of Mississauga at the Hershey Centre Hershey Centre (5500 Rose Cherry Place, Mississauga) The ‘Bots are Coming to the Hershey Centre – Check out a Sport of the Mind in Action! The Ontario Robotics Championship combines the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology. High school students will showcase their design and engineering skills

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30
Mar

CTV Barrie: Robots at Georgian College

This year’s Ontario District Georgian College Event was covered by CTV.  Check out the video clip on CTV’s website!

17
Mar

FRC Ontario District Championship – This Isn’t a Robot

If you thought that the FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC) was just about robots, think again. This isn’t just about robots…it’s so much more. And you can experience it first-hand at the FRC Ontario District Championship at the Hershey Centre on Friday, April 14th (8:30 am until 5 pm) and Saturday, April 15th, 2017 (from 8:30 am – 6:30 pm). The Ontario Robotics Championship combines

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7
Jan

Crescent FRC Kickoff Event

Who:  Up to 3 team representatives, at least one must be a mentor, may attend.  This number has recently been updated from the 2 that was previously advertised. No need to update your numbers on your dashboard, just be sure to bring no more than 3 to the theatre.   If attending quick-build you can bring up to 6, but extra people

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