“I went to the Botball workshop knowing very little about programming and came out with a working robot that I programmed myself.”

   - Creighton Edington,
      Teacher

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Saturday, March 9, 2013

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2013 Oklahoma Tournament

2013 Oklahoma Tournament

Event Date: 
Mar 9 2013
Event Location: 
NCED Conference Center and Hotel : Gymnasium
2801 E. State Highway 9
Norman, OK 73071
Event Schedule: 

8:00 AM - Registration / Open Practice
10:00 AM - Seeding Rounds Begin
~1:00 AM - Lunch Break
~2:00 PM - Double Elimination Rounds Begin
~5:30 PM - Awards Presentation Begins

~These times are approximate.

Event Lodging: 

Lodging is conveniently located at the conference center hotel itself. Call the NCED Conference Center and Hotel at 405-447-9000, ext. 0. The booking code is 1207 (the "Botball room block") for the negotiated rate of $82.00 for a Queen room (one Queen bed-sleeps 2) or $132.00 for a Suite (one Queen bed with pullout couch Queen option-sleeps 4).

$82.00 for a Queen room with breakfast (sleeps 2)
$132.00 for a Queen w/ sleeper sofa with breakfast (sleeps 4)

There are also rooms available at Embassy Suites. This hotel is about 5 miles away.

Mar 9 2013
 
2013 Arizona Tournament

2013 Arizona Tournament

Event Date: 
Mar 9 2013
Event Location: 
University of Arizona : Gittings Building
1713 East University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Event Schedule: 

8:00 AM - Registration / Open Practice
10:00 AM - Seeding Rounds Begin
~1:00 AM - Lunch Break
~2:00 PM - Double Elimination Rounds Begin
~5:30 PM - Awards Presentation Begins

~These times are approximate.

Event Directions: 

Click here for an interactive campus map. The Botball Tournament will be held in the Gittings Building.

Event Parking: 

Information will be posted soon.

Event Lodging: 

Information will be posted soon.

Mar 9 2013
 
2013 Greater Los Angeles Workshop

2013 Greater Los Angeles Workshop

Event Date: 
Mar 9 2013
Mar 10 2013
Event Location: 
Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC : Grand Ballroom
3540 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Event Schedule: 

8:00 AM - Registration / Software Installation
9:00 AM - Lecture and Activities Begin
~12:00 PM - Lunch Break
~1:00 PM - Lecture and Activities Resume
5:00 PM - Activities Conclude

~These times are approximate.

Event Directions: 

From North of campus: Take I-110 S to W Exposition Blvd (Exit 20B). Turn right onto S Figueroa St. The Radisson Hotel will be on the right.

From South of campus: Take I-110 N to W Exposition Blvd (Exit 20B) toward 37th St. Merge onto S Hope St (signs for Exposition Blvd). Turn left onto W Exposition Blvd. Turn right onto S Figueroa St. The Radisson Hotel will be on the right.

From East of campus: Take I-10 W to I-110 S (Exit 13). Take I-110 S to W Exposition Blvd (Exit 20B). Turn right onto S Figueroa St. The Radisson Hotel will be on the right.

From West of campus: Take I-10 E to Vermont Ave (Exit 10). Turn right onto S Vermont Ave. Turn left on Exposition Blvd. Turn right onto S Figueroa St. The Radisson Hotel will be on the right.

Via Metro Expo Line: Take Metro Expo Line to Expo Park / USC Station.

Event Parking: 

Free parking will be available at the Radisson Hotel. Tell the attendance that you are there for the "Botball Workshop", and the parking fee will be waived.

If you are only parking temporarily (e.g., drop off or pick up), it is requested that you use the temporary (20-minute) parking in the front of the hotel and not the long-term parking with the attendant.

Event Lodging: 

Information will be posted soon.

Mar 9 2013
 
2013 Maryland Workshop

2013 Maryland Workshop

Event Date: 
Mar 8 2013
Mar 9 2013
Event Location: 
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab
Friday and Saturday will be in different buildings. See below in the "directions" section for specifics.
Laurel, MD 20723
Event Schedule: 

8:00 AM - Registration / Software Installation
9:00 AM - Lecture and Activities Begin
~12:00 PM - Lunch Break
~1:00 PM - Lecture and Activities Resume
5:00 PM - Activities Conclude

~These times are approximate.

Event Directions: 

DAY ONE, FRIDAY: 11100 John Hopkins Rd., R.E. Gibson Library in Classroom L-4
DAY TWO, SATURDAY: 11100 John Hopkins Rd., Building 1, Cafeteria
Click here for a campus map.

Event Parking: 

Participants can park in the parking lot that is adjacent to building 1.

Click here for a campus map.

Mar 9 2013