UME Coaches’ Clinic – FLL Programming with Patrick Michaud

2015-10-24 @ 9:00am - 4:00pm, UME Preparatory Academy

Coaches/Mentors and a student programmer are invited to this clinic on FLL® programming with the Mindstorms® software. This is a full day clinic presented in two parts, a beginning session (9am-noon) and an advanced session (1p-4p). Bringing your laptop and robot with the EV3 software installed is recommended.

See the FLL Programming Clinic page for registration and further details.

Lunch

For those who are attending both the morning (Beginning) and afternoon (Advanced) programming sessions at UME, the UME FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team #8626 “The Prototypes” will have a cash concession stand with snacks and drinks in addition to offering pizza for lunch that can be preordered onsite Saturday morning.

The menu includes:

Pizza (Cheese or Pepperoni): $1.50/slice
Pizza Combo (2 slices/1 bag chips/1 drink): $3.75 each
Whole Pizza (Cheese or Pepperoni):  TBD
Soda / Water: 50¢ each
Chips: 50¢ per bag

 

UME Coaches’ Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments

2015-10-10 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm, UME Preparatory Academy

Slides from clinic: Chassis Design, Sensor and Attachments part 1, Sensor and Attachments part 2

This clinic is a demonstration of basic chassis and attachment building with LEGO® Mindstorms.  Each coach can bring up to two team members.

Please confirm attendance and number of students attending by sending email to James Brodnick (james.brodnick@gmail.com).

 

FLL 2015 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (UTD)

2015-09-26 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm, University of Texas at Dallas / SEEC

Slides from Team Dynamics Clinic

We are having a Kickoff and Team Dynamics clinic on Saturday, September 26, at UT-Dallas from 9:00-12:00. See this map for parking and the location of the event.  The kickoff will be held in the SLC building (marked in blue) in room SLC 1.102. You may park in the green spaces of either lot H (west of SLC) or in the parking garage marked PS3 (north of SLC).  For people wanting to park in PS3 it’s recommended to get there via Synergy Park Blvd on the north side of campus and drive south onto Rutford Ave.

Please let Kristi Cantu (Kristine.Cantu@perotmuseum.org) know if you plan on attending so she can keep track of attendance numbers. This event is free and is for coaches and mentors only.

List of all regional events

Upcoming events

Jun 26 - Jun 30: SMU Advanced Robotics (FTC) Program for High School Students, Dallas
Jun 26 - Jun 29: UTD Summer FLL Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Jun 26 - Jun 29: UTD Summer FTC Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Jul 10 - Jul 14: SMU Classroom Robotics for Teachers Grades 4-8, Dallas
Jul 10 - Jul 14: SMU UIL Robotics Training FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC), Dallas
Jul 24 - Jul 28: SMU MINDSTORMS Robotics Program for Middle School Students, Dallas
Jul 31 - Aug 5: SMU Competitive Robotics FIRST LEGO League Program, Dallas
Aug 7 - Aug 10: UTD Summer FTC Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Aug 7 - Aug 10: UTD Summer FLL Coaches Training Workshops, Richardson
Sep 9 (10:00a-1:00p): FTC 2017 Season Kickoff and Workshop (UTD), Richardson

Past events

(most recent first)

May 19 - May 20: 2017 UIL FTC State Championship, Austin
May 19 - May 20: 2017 UIL FRC State Championship, Austin
May 13 (10:00a-4:00p): DPRG 22nd Roborama Competition, Carrollton
May 13: Wild West Robot Rumble, Weatherford
May 6 (10:00a-2:00p): Plastic Fastener Sumo Workshop, Carrollton
May 6: Yellowjacket Blacklight Bug Zapper [CANCELED], Ferris
Feb 25 (8:00a-5:00p): North Texas FTC Regional Championship, Allen
Feb 4: North Texas Regional FLL Championship, Dallas
Jan 21: FLL Second Round Qualifiers week 2
Jan 14: FLL Second Round Qualifiers at Grand Saline HS, Grand Saline
Jan 7 (9:00a): FIRST Robotics Competition Kickoff
Dec 17, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Academy High School, Plano
Dec 17, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
Dec 17, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Dec 17, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Grand Saline High School, Grand Saline
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Braswell High School, Aubrey
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Grapevine Middle School [SOLD OUT], Grapevine
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at UME Prep [SOLD OUT], Dallas
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Burleson High School, Burleson
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Parish Episcopal School [SOLD OUT], Dallas
Dec 10, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Wedgwood Middle School (tentative)
Dec 8 - Dec 10, 2016: BEST 2016 Texas and UIL Championship, Frisco, Texas
Dec 3, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Allen High School, Allen
Dec 3, 2016: FLL Qualifier at Fellowship Christian Academy (FCA) [SOLD OUT], Dallas
Nov 19, 2016 (9:30a-3:00p): FLL 2016 Scrimmage at Grand Saline Middle School, Grand Saline
Nov 19, 2016 (8:00a-5:00p): FTC Scrimmage at Hedrick Middle School
Nov 12, 2016 (9:00a-11:00a): UME Clinic – FLL Tournament Overview clinic, Dallas
Nov 12, 2016 (8:00a-1:00p): FLL 2016 Scrimmage at Cross Timbers Middle School, Grapevine
Nov 5, 2016 (12:00p-5:00p): FLL Scrimmage at Fellowship Christian Academy (FCA), Dallas
Nov 4 - Nov 5, 2016: Dallas BEST Game Day, Farmers Branch
Oct 29, 2016 (9:00a-4:00p): UME Clinic – FLL Programming clinics, Duncanville
Oct 21 - Oct 22, 2016: Cowtown BEST Game Day, Arlington
Oct 21 - Oct 22, 2016: CoCoBEST Game Day, Prosper
Oct 15, 2016 (9:00a-4:00p): UTD Clinics – FLL Programming, Richardson
Oct 15, 2016 (9:00a-12:00p): UME Clinic – Chassis and Attachments 101, Dallas
Oct 12, 2016 (7:30p-9:00p): FTC Coaches Webinar – League Play for Coaches and Organizers
Oct 8, 2016 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC Android Programming, Richardson
Oct 8, 2016 (9:00a-12:00p): UTD Clinic – Game, Project, Core Values, Tournament, Q&A, Richardson
Oct 1, 2016 (9:00a-12:00p): UME Clinic – Building with LEGO Mindstorms, Dallas
Sep 24, 2016 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC game and robot workshop, Richardson
Sep 24, 2016 (9:00a-12:00p): UTD Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments, Richardson
Sep 24, 2016: Dallas BEST 2016 Season Kickoff
Sep 17, 2016 (1:00p-5:00p): FLL 2016 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (FCA), Dallas
Sep 15, 2016 (8:30a-4:00p): UTD FLL Training Workshop 2: Chassis and Attachments, Intermediate Programming, Season Preparation [CLOSED/FULL], Richardson
Sep 10, 2016 (1:30p-4:30p): FLL 2016 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (UTD), Richardson
Sep 10, 2016 (10:00a-12:00p): FTC 2016 Season Kickoff (Nolan Catholic HS), Fort Worth
Sep 10, 2016 (10:00a-1:00p): FTC 2016 Season Kickoff and Workshop (UTD), Richardson
Sep 10, 2016: CoCoBEST 2016 Season Kickoff, Allen
Sep 8, 2016 (8:30a-4:00p): UTD FLL Training Workshop 1: Introduction to FLL, Robot Construction, and Programming [FULL/CLOSED], Richardson
Aug 30, 2016 (11:00a): FLL 2016 “Animal Allies” Global Challenge Release
Aug 27, 2016 (8:00a-4:00p): PTC+FIRST Workshop for FTC Teams, Plano
Aug 1, 2016 (11:00a): FLL 2016 “Animal Allies” Mission Model Building Instructions released
Jul 29 - Jul 30, 2016: FRC 2016 Texas Robot Roundup and UIL State Championship, Austin
Jul 28 - Jul 29, 2016: FTC 2016 Texas Robot Roundup and UIL State Championship, Austin
Jul 21, 2016 (1:00p-4:30p): UTD Coaches Clinic – Intermediate FTC mechanics, programming, & competition, Richardson
Jul 20, 2016 (1:00p-4:30p): UTD Coaches Clinic – Programming FTC Robots, Richardson
Jul 19, 2016 (1:00p-4:30p): UTD Coaches Clinic – Intro to FTC and TETRIX robots, Richardson
Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016: 2016 BEST Robotics Conference and Workshop, Richardson
Jul 11 - Jul 15, 2016: UIL Robotics Training for FTC and FRC @ SMU, Dallas
Feb 20, 2016: North Texas FTC Regional Championship, Arlington
Feb 6, 2016: FTC Regional Qualifier, Uplift Summit Prep, Arlington
Feb 6, 2016: North Texas Regional FLL Championship, Dallas
Jan 30, 2016: FTC Regional Qualifier, Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
Jan 23, 2016: FLL 2015 Second Round event at Wedgwood Middle School, Fort Worth
Jan 23, 2016: FTC Emerald League Championship, Addison
Jan 16, 2016 (7:30a-6:00p): FTC Regional Qualifier, Wylie East HS, Wylie
Jan 16, 2016: FTC Regional Qualifier, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler
Jan 16, 2016: FLL 2015 Second Round event at Grand Saline Middle School, Grand Saline
Jan 9, 2016: FTC Regional Qualifier, Central Texas College, Killeen
Dec 19, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Bethesda Christian School, Fort Worth
Dec 12, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Amarillo College, Amarillo
Dec 12, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Trinity High School, Euless
Dec 12, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Advanced Technology Complex, Denton
Dec 12, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Nolan Catholic High School, Fort Worth
Dec 12, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at UME Preparatory Academy, Dallas
Dec 11, 2015 (6:00p-9:00p): FTC scrimmage at Greenhill School, Addison
Dec 5, 2015 (10:00a-2:00p): FTC Scrimmage, CTC
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Conrad High School, Dallas
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Wedgwood Middle School, Fort Worth
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Allen High School, Allen
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Lena Pope Chapel Hill Academy, Fort Worth
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Parish Episcopal School, Dallas
Dec 5, 2015: FLL 2015 Regional Qualifier at Fellowship Christian Academy, Dallas
Nov 29, 2015: FLL 2015 Scrimmage at QD Academy, Plano
Nov 21, 2015 (10:00a-2:30p): FLL 2015 Scrimmage at Grand Saline High School, Grand Saline
Nov 18, 2015 (5:00p): Qualifier Registration closes
Nov 14, 2015 (3:00p-7:00p): FTC 2015 Scrimmage (CANCELLED)
Nov 14, 2015 (9:00a-11:00a): UME Coaches’ Clinic – Tournament Overview, Dallas
Nov 14, 2015 (7:00a-2:00p): FLL 2015 Scrimmage at Cross Timbers Middle School, Grapevine
Nov 7, 2015 (12:00p-5:00p): FLL 2015 Scrimmage at Fellowship Christian Academy (FCA), Dallas
Oct 24, 2015 (9:00a-4:00p): UME Coaches’ Clinic – FLL Programming with Patrick Michaud, Dallas
Oct 17, 2015 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Coaches Clinic – Advanced FLL Programming, Richardson
Oct 17, 2015 (9:00a-11:30a): UTD Coaches Clinic – Beginning FLL Programming, Richardson
Oct 10, 2015 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Coaches Clinic — Chassis Building and Attachments, Richardson
Oct 10, 2015 (10:00a-2:00p): CTC Robotics Kickoff (CANCELLED), Killeen
Oct 10, 2015 (9:00a-12:00p): UME Coaches’ Clinic – Chassis Building and Attachments, Dallas
Oct 4, 2015 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – FTC Programming in Android Studio, Richardson
Sep 30, 2015: 2015 FLL Team Registration closing
Sep 26, 2015 (1:00p-4:00p): UTD Clinic – CAD and 3D modeling for FTC with PTC Creo, Richardson
Sep 26, 2015 (9:00a-12:00p): FLL 2015 Kickoff / Team Dynamics Clinic (UTD), Richardson

SEEC 2015 UIL Robotics & STEM Conference

The 2015 UIL Robotics & STEM Conference was held July 6-10, 2015 at the University of Texas at Dallas campus.

This page contains resources mentioned and/or distributed to attendees during the conference.

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