On behalf of team 6647 VOLTEC Robotics, as well as the teams 3526 Blue Ignition, 4635 Botbusters, 6017 Cyberius 7421 Overture, 7725 Nuts & Volts, Tecnológico de Monterrey and Escudería PrepaTec, we’d like to invite you to our off-season event “Mexico All Star”. This is a very important event for the Mexican FRC community, because we celebrate two important anniversaries: First, we celebrate the 80th anniversary of our school Tecnológico de Monterrey, and second, we celebrate 20 years since the start of FIRST® in Mexico. The activities include parades, fairs, concerts by world-renowned artists, and more!
The event will take place from September 5-7th 2023 and will be held in PrepaTec Campus Santa Catarina in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico. The full schedule and registration costs can be found in the PDF file sent alongside this message.
Monterrey is a vibrant and exciting city located in northeastern Mexico. It is home to a thriving technology sector, and is known as the “Industrial Capital of Mexico”. The city of Monterrey is a bustling metropolis renowned for its cutting-edge technology, innovation, and thriving academic community. It is also a major center for education, with several top universities, including the Tecnológico de Monterrey. As you step foot in our city, you’ll be captivated by the dynamic blend of modernity and rich cultural heritage that permeates every corner. Monterrey,
Home to the prestigious Tecnológico de Monterrey, a leading educational institution committed to fostering excellence and pushing the boundaries of knowledge, Monterrey offers an ideal backdrop for this exciting robotics event. The competition will take place within one of the 5 High School campuses sprawled over the city, where state-of-the-art facilities and an inspiring environment create the perfect stage for teams to showcase their skills and unleash their creativity. Furthermore, given the 80th anniversary of our institution, special events will be hosted in our beautiful university campus, located in the heart of the city.
Beyond the competition, Monterrey beckons with a plethora of attractions and experiences that will leave you awe-inspired. Explore the captivating Macroplaza, one of the largest city squares in the world, adorned with fountains, sculptures, lakes and a majestic view of the Cerro de la Silla mountain. Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors and flavors of the local cuisine, savoring mouthwatering tacos, savory cabrito (roast goat), and refreshing regional beverages.
Monterrey’s hospitality knows no bounds. Our warm and welcoming community is ready to embrace participants from all walks of life, fostering a spirit of camaraderie and collaboration that will make your visit truly memorable. Engage with fellow robotics enthusiasts, exchange ideas, and forge lifelong friendships amidst the vibrant energy that permeates the city.
We look forward to having you attend this once in a lifetime event where you’ll not only enjoy and live the spirit of FIRST®, but also get to know new people, new cultures, and new teams. So pack your enthusiasm, bring your robotic creations, and join us in Monterrey for an extraordinary journey of innovation, competition, and exploration. The FRC “Mexico All Star” offseason hosted by Tecnológico de Monterrey awaits, promising an unforgettable experience that will leave you inspired and eager to return. See you soon in Monterrey!
Here is a video explaining our city: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEZ9bp6NQ20
If you have any further questions feel free to ask us
VOLTEC Robotics 6647
MexicoAllStar_eng.pdf (3.3 MB)