Experience the excitement – Join us to see 50+ teams compete in the ultimate Sport for the MindTM. This year’s game challenge: FIRST STEAMWORKSSM
2017 FIRST Robotics Competition – Greater Pittsburgh Regional
March 15-18, 2017
Convocation Center, California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA 15419
Family-friendly, free, & open to the public
For more information, click on the following links:
- Register to Volunteer (See more info about volunteering here)
- Box Lunch Order Form – order online directly with Cal U
- Orders are due by 5pm EST on Friday Feb 24th!
- Hotel Accommodations thru the FIRST Hotel Program
- Team List – in progress – unofficial team list is here
- We plan to webcast – live – streaming – robots – link will be posted here
- Agenda – See the Full Schedule
- Wed, March 15: Set-up, Teams Load In Robots (6pm-8pm)
- Thu, March 16: Robot Inspections, Practice Matches
- Fri, March 17 thru Sat morning, March 18: Qualification Matches
- Sat afternoon, March 18: Elimination and Finals
- Awards Ceremonies follow matches on Friday and Saturday
- The game challenge: FIRST STEAMWORKSSM
- Event info at www.firstinspires.org
- MACHINE SHOPS at Cal U – there will be TWO fully-staffed machine shops a short walk from the arena (no stairs). Maps will be available at pit admin, & also by clicking here.
- Team Info Packet & Restaurant List (will be available)
- Sponsors- Thank you!
Also Planning for: MENTOR LOUNGE – a quiet place with coffee.
More info to come – – thanks for visiting!