Georgia Tech and Georgia State will co-host the 2017 National SeaPerch Challenge, one of the nations’ largest K-12 underwater robotics competitions, May 19-20, 2017. Middle and high school teams will compete and showcase their STEM skills at the Georgia Tech McCauley Aquatics Center in the Campus Recreation Center.
The event is hosted by co-partners Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Foundation. Volunteers are needed for the following:
- Team registration
- Helping teams
- Pool judges
- Presentation judges
- Course break-down
If you are interested, please register by April 16, 2017.
Volunteer registration: http://www.seaperch.org/seaperch_challenge
(Click on “Call for Volunteers” on the right, then select area of interest by clicking on the tabs along the top.)
- Friday, May 19, 2017 – Georgia State University
- Saturday, May 20, 2017 – Georgia Tech
Training will be provided for volunteers, and Verified Volunteers will send instructions for completing an USG12.9-compliant background check. GTRI will host a SeaPerch Lunch and Learn on April 21, 2017, at 250 14th St NW, Atlanta, GA from noon to 1 p.m. Register to attend: http://bit.ly/2o2QH5R