|I think it will be very hard to find one aspect of FIRST which doesn't inspire us. - Arefin Bari [more]|
|Thread Tools||Rate Thread||Display Modes|
**FIRST EMAIL**/Call for Proposals - Fourth Annual 2007 FIRST Robotics Conference
FIRST is seeking presentation proposals for the fourth annual FIRST Robotics Conference. Forty-five (45) minute workshops on topics of interest to FIRST Robotics (FRC), FIRST Vex Challenge (FVC) and FIRST LEGO League (FLL) teams, coaches, mentors, students and prospective leaders will be accepted. You may present alone or as a team.
The goal of the conference is to provide personal and professional development for K-12 educators, non-engineering mentors, technical
mentors and students.
We encourage presentations in all technical and non-technical areas that might interest current and future FRC, FVC, and FLL teams and coaches. This year, we have a special interest in seeing proposals from current students in addition to the usual proposals from mentors and coaches.
If you are interested in submitting a proposal for a 45-minute presentation in Atlanta, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org on or before December 15, 2006. Please submit the following information in the body of your email:
Team number(s) and programs (FRC, FVC, FLL), if applicable
Affiliation (school, company, agency, etc)
Are you a coach? Mentor? Professional? HS student? College student?
Faculty? Teacher? Team of the above?
Email address(es), phone number(s), address(es) of presenter(s)Presentation Details:
Have you given this presentation before?
Title of presentation proposed
Program the presentation is geared towards (FRC, FVC, FLL)
Technical presentation or non-technical (gears versus team dynamics, for
Special equipment FIRST would need to provide (laptop, extra power,
table for demonstrations, etc)
Preferred day (Wed, Thurs, or Fri) and time (morning, afternoon,
evening), if applicable
A short abstract outlining your presentation (no more than 250 words,
Due to the Conference Planning Committee's workload, proposals significantly longer than 250 words cannot be considered. Please adhere to the above guidelines.
Selected proposals will presented at the conference in Atlanta on April 11-13, 2007. Travel and accommodations will not be provided by FIRST.
Thank you all in advance.
|Display Modes||Rate This Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|**FIRST EMAIL**/Reminder - Call for Proposals, FIRST Robotics Conference in Atlanta||Pat Fairbank||FIRST E-Mail Blast Archive||0||12-12-2005 02:18 PM|
|**FIRST EMAIL**/Call for Proposals - FIRST Robotics Conference, Atlanta, April 27-29||KathieK||FIRST E-Mail Blast Archive||0||11-16-2005 04:09 PM|
|**FIRST EMAIL**/Register for the Second Annual Robotics Conference Now!||Amanda Morrison||FIRST E-Mail Blast Archive||7||04-10-2005 07:24 PM|
|**FIRST EMAIL**/Call for Proposals - 2005 FIRST Robotics Conference in Atlanta, Apri||Rich Wong||FIRST E-Mail Blast Archive||1||12-06-2004 09:52 AM|
|**FIRST EMAIL**/First Annual FIRST Robotics Conference, April 16 April 18, 2004 for t||miketwalker||FIRST E-Mail Blast Archive||6||04-04-2004 05:31 PM|