RAS (Robotics and Automation Society)

The Florida West Coast Section’s
Robotics And Automation Society (RAS)

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IEEE Robotics And Automation Society

Meeting Notice:

RAS meetings are Virtual unless stated otherwise on this Website.  Please Contact venner20@ieee.org for more details.

 

 

                                                       

 

The IEEE FWCS Robotics and Automation Society Chapter strives to Learn, Do, and Teach Robotics in the Tampa Bay
Area.
We have participated in local Robotic Competitions like Robofest, BizBots, and FIRST.
Local meetings have focused on Cybersecurity, Quadcopter Drones, 3-D Printing, Touring High School and Makerspace to build Robots to name a few.
Elementary, High School, and College Robotics Teams have come to present their ideas or results from past competitions.
Looking out to do virtual meetings in the future.
More information on current activities:

RAS (Robotics and Automation Society)


Please contact Sean Denny at venner20@ieee.org to volunteer a topic to discuss.

Thank you

Sean Denny

IEEE FWCS RAS Chair

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ROBOFEST UPDATE
2023 Robofest Qualifying Competition
Good Morning Robofest Supporters,
Welcome to the FINAL KICKOFF MEETING via Zoom.
Robofest is all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM), Computer Science,
 autonomous robots and encouraging students to have fun while learning.
Please join us on Saturday morning on Jan. 14th at 10am.
Meeting Agenda
·         IEEE FWCS RAS – Sean Denny
·         2023 Game mission and FINAL rules.
                This year’s game, Supply Chain Challenge will task teams to move,
                 stack and sort objects to the Port, clear obstacles and supply the Store.
·       Volunteers register at Robofest.net
                                  2023 Robofest Qualifying Competition Schedule
Event
Date
Time
Venue
Robofest 2023 Qualifying Competition
Saturday
March 25, 2023
9:00am – 1:00pm
In-Person
NIELSEN
501 Brooker Creek Blvd, Oldsmar, FL 34677
May 11~13, 2023 Robofest World Championship events (IN-PERSON) at Lawrence Technological University.

Thank you so much, Stay Safe and see you very soon via Zoom.

Warm Regards,

Emma Alaba

O: 727.447.3067
Computer Learning Center
Director & Host Organizer of Robofest in FL
Robofest is a program of Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, MI USA. All rights Reserved
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THERESA WILLINGHAM: STEM LADY IN TAMPA
Please read the following interview with a fantastic person who has worked with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics through Robotics.  I am proud of the partnership of IEEE FWCS RAS with Theresa from Team Duct Tape in 2010 to the Hive at the John F Germany Library from 2014-2019 where RAS held its monthly meetings pre-Covid.  She is the director at the AMROC at University Mall near USF:
Happy New Year!
Sean Denny, FWCS RAS Chair
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AMROC EVENT     MARCH 2023
          Our next robotics event here will be March 4 when we host a FIRST Robotics Competition scrimmage in the mall. Prior to that we’re hosting a STEAMFest exhibit at the Florida State Fair. Our website calendar and events section should be fully updated this week so you can easily send people to it to see what’s going on when and how to get involved –https://amroctampabay.com/calendar/
FIRST: ROBOTICON 2022 Results
By Theresa Willingham
Event by AMRoC FabLab

Chairman: Sean P Denny–Venner20@ieee.org

 

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