The learning doesn’t end after the regional tournaments. Each year students, teachers, robotics enthusiasts, and professionals from around the world gather for the annual Global Conference on Educational Robotics.
Students and teachers give presentations and exchange ideas on topics that range from curriculum integration to technical aspects of robotics. Professional speakers provide inspiration and insight into their robotics-related topics of expertise. The conference features the International Botball Tournament, as well as the KIPR Open Tournament for adults.
Everyone interested in robotics and STEM education is encouraged to attend the Global Conference on Educational Robotics! Each year middle school and high school students, educators, robotics enthusiasts, and professionals from across the world gather to connect with peers, discuss technology-related ideas, and cheer on their favorite teams during two exciting autonomous robot tournaments.
GCER activities include:
- Pre-Conference workshops
- Guest speakers within the robotics community
- Breakout sessions and discussions
- Robot showcase
- Botball International Tournament
- KIPR Open Tournament
2012 GCER D.E. Rounds
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GCER 2013 - Norman, OK
The 2013 Global Conference on Educational Robotics will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center from July 6th - 10th, 2013 with preconference classes on July 5th.
Please visit the Global Conference on Educational Robotics website for more details!