The Chicago Robotics Invitational is an invitational for all teams to have fun and play with robots! The event is being held at Francis W. Parker School in Chicago on Saturday, July 20.
330 W. Webster
Chicago, IL 60614
(entrance is on Clark street through the circle drive)
Teams will each play at least 6 qualification matches.
There is a $100 registration fee due upon acceptance to the tournament.
There will be no inspection taking place, but teams are expected to still follow all robot and software rules per GM1 and GM2.
The playing field will be modified some way and rules will be altered slightly. Stay tuned for the modified field design. If you have any suggestions about the design/rules changes, email email@example.com
While there are no judging interviews, awards will be given for on and off of the field things. Awards will be announced at a later time. Banners will also be given to the winning alliance.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, July 19:
10:00 AM - Volunteers begin set up (anyone is able to come anytime after 10 to help with set up)
4:00 PM - Team check in/load in opens (Please note that the event may not be finished setting up and help with set up from teams is greatly appreciated)
7:00 - 9:00 PM - Team social at the venue. Pizza is provided. Music will be played and we will have some fun activities for teams!
To be noted, teams can run as many practice matches as they wish on Friday night on the competition field and practice field.
Saturday, July 20:
6:45 - Volunteers Arrive
7:00 - Open for team arrival
9:00 - Drivers/Coaches Meeting
9:15 - Opening Ceremony
9:30 - Matches Begin
12:15 - Lunch Break
1:15 - Matches Resume (Finish matches)
3:00 - Matches End
3:15 - Alliance Selection
3:40 - Elimination Matches begin
5:30 - Awards Ceremony Begins
5:50 - Event Ends and teardown begins. (Any help with teardown from teams will be greatly appreciated)