MV Tech Showcase
Mohawk Valley Technology Education & Pre-Engineering Showcase
This annual March event is
Proudly presented by INDIUM CORPORATION
Organized in collaboration with the Mohawk Valley Technology and Engineering Education Association
Also each OCTOBER:
Check out MANUFACTURING DAY AT SUNY POLY !
60+ Interactive Exhibits on exciting careers in Manufacturing
Thursday, March 9, 2017, 9:00am - 1:30pm, Check-in 8am-9am
Since 2001 the Tech Showcase has been an event full of exciting competitions, displays and collaborations among 400+ middle and high school students, utilizing technology and engineering to innovate and build skills!
- The Tech Showcase is free and open to the public!
- Local middle and high school tech students display impressive class projects and participate in STEM competitions.
- Competitions include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Balsa Bridges, KidWind, Robotics and more.
- Students may also participate in CO2 car races, junkyard wars, newsprint structures and catapult contests.
- Features area technology-related businesses and organizations who show the career opportunities existing in the Mohawk Valley.
- Representatives from colleges across New York State with technology-related programs are present to talk to students.
PLease register your team/school on the Registration Form page by February 28, 2017
Click on a competition category below for more details.
Don't delay! Select competitions (Junkyard Wars and CAD, for example) have limited enrollment!
2017 EVENT SCHEDULE, Thursday, March 9th:
Schools please plan busing accordingly!
A limited lunch menu will be available for purchase at the concessions stand or feel free to bring your own lunches.
9am -1:30pm Check-In 8am - 9am
Click on a competition name for criteria & details:
|CAD (please be in the Field House lower lobby by 9:45am)||10:00-11:30|
|Junkyard Wars -as of 3/3 SPACE IS VERY LIMITED! Send rosters asap!||9:30-12:30|
|CO2 Car Races||11:00-1:00|
11:00 submission deadline
|Projectile Devices Middle School||
|Projectile Devices High School||HS 12:00-1:00|
|FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics scrimmage & demonstration||10:30-1:00|
|SUMO Robotics Competition||10:30-12:30|
|ON-GOING: Presentations, College Expo, Industry & Organization displays||end at 1pm|
|COMPETITIONS END BY 1:00 pm|
|Awards & Recognition||1:15 pm|
|Showcase closes||1:30 pm|