Announcing the 2017 All Rookie Meet and Greet!!

Just a bit behind schedule…

Announcing the 13th Annual All Rookie Meet and Greet At North Champs!!

Who’s Invited: **All 2017 Rookie Teams in St. Louis!! ** (and any veterans that want to meet this year’s great rookie teams!)

[size=]When: Friday, April 28, from 7:15 to 7:45 am
(Right at the start of the day on Friday! A half hour “start to finish” event to fit in your schedule!)

Where: The 2nd Floor Atrium – up the escalator!

What’s Happening:

******You’ve Earned it! You’ve got your ticket to the Main Event! ****
Join us for a reception that’s for the 2017 Rookies in St. Louis!**[/size]

Games to break the ice!
Meet & Greet other Rookie Teams! Find out what it took for them to get to St. Louis! Share the best of the best!
All Rookie Photo Opportunity!
Door Prizes and Giveaways!
A chance to win airship gears signed by FIRST Teams from all over and some FIRST Celebrities!

******Come and join us! ****
This is the 13th Annual All Rookie Meet and Greet
Come and make it the best ever! **

Hosted by Rolling Thunder, FIRST Team 1511, Penfield HS and Harris Corporation
Sponsored by Harris Corporation

About the hosts: Rolling Thunder, FIRST Team 1511, celebrating their 13th year, started the All Rookie Meet and Greet in Atlanta in 2005, our rookie year. We were honored to be named the Championship Rookie All Stars that year and have gone on to have 11 more great years! We love to celebrate the newest class of awesome Rookie teams in St. Louis each year! Look for the 2017 “Meet the Rookies” Booklet which will give you the scoop on this year’s Rookie All Star and Rookie Regional Winning teams!

About our Sponsor: Harris provides advanced, technology-based solutions that solve government and commercial customers’ mission critical challenges. The company has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue and about 23,000 employees - including 9,000 engineers and scientists - supporting customers in more than 125 countries. The main sponsor of FIRST Team 1511, Harris has been supporting FIRST Robotics since 1995.

And I invite the mentors from the Rookie teams to stop by the NEMO (Non-Engineering Mentor Organization) meeting on Friday April 28, 2017 in St. Louis between 10am and noon in Room 132. Please consider joining NEMO (Non-Engineering Mentor Organization). It’s free and we have a private forum on Chief Delphi for mentors to exchange information about non-technical topics like team organization, fundraising ideas, travel planning, community outreach, etc.