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 at John F Germany Public Library, The Hive,

2nd Floor East; 900 N. Ashley Street, Tampa, FL 33602

unless stated otherwise on Third Tuesdays at 6:30pm.

 

 

 

                                                       

 

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 15th Robofest Qualifying Competition in the Tampa Bay area.
Robofest, hosted by Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI, (founded by Dr. C. J Chung) is a
festival of competitions and events with autonomous robots that encourages students to have fun while
learning principles of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and Computer Science.
Please join us via Zoom for our 1st Kickoff meeting on Nov. 5th, see schedule below:
Meeting Agenda
·         2023 Game mission and rules
·         Exhibition and Parade rules
·         Robot Drawing contest (+ Bldg Lego project)
·         Fees and Resources for teams
·         Call for Volunteers
·         Something Special for our 15th Anniversary
·         Q/A sessions
                                  2023 Robofest Qualifying Competition Schedule
Event
Date
Time
Venue
1st Kickoff Meeting
Saturday
Nov. 5, 2022
10:00am – 11:00am
Online Zoom link
 
Meeting ID: 872 0872 0543
Passcode: 978903
2nd Kickoff Meeting
Saturday
Jan. 14, 2023
10:00am – 11:00am
Online Zoom*
Robofest 2023 Qualifying Competition
Saturday
March 25, 2023
9:00am – 1:00pm
In-Person
NIELSEN
501 Brooker Creek Blvd, Oldsmar, FL 34677
 
  Note: *Online Zoom meeting link will be emailed

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
FIRST: ROBOTICON COMING FALL 2022 TO TAMPA!
By Theresa Willingham
Event by AMRoC FabLab

Chairman: Sean P Denny–Venner20@ieee.org

 

Middleton High School
2nd floor Media Center
4801 North 22nd St.
Tampa, Florida