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Results from the 2017 Monterey Bay Regional Competition

Here are the results of the Monterey Bay Regional ROV competition held on May 13, 2017!
Attached are the scoring summaries for all three classes.

Good job to everyone.  No matter what place you finished in, you all built an underwater robot!  Thank you all for a wonderful day and wonderful event.

In the next few days, you will receive a copy of all your score sheets so you can see exactly how you scored. 

Matthew Gardner
MATE Center
Monterey Bay Regional Coordinator
 

May 13th Information

Hi Everyone:

An updated complete team list is posted here, as well as a campus map and a list of volunteers for the competition.

Matthew Gardner
Monterey Bay Regional Coordinator  

Team Packets

Hi Monterey Bay Regional Teams

Attached are the Team Packets for RANGER, NAVIGATOR and SCOUT!  These will also be sent to the team mentors/team contact.  This packet has very important information, including your team schedule, overview of the day (general schedule), maps, and much more.  Please check it out.

Matthew Gardner
MATE Center
Monterey Bay Regional Coordinator

Spanish Waivers, Media Release and Proxy Release

Hi All Monterey Bay ROV Participants:

Attached are the Spanish language waiver, media release, proxy authorization and MATEII information waiver. 

If your team has spanish language speakers that need to fill out the waivers and release forms, you can print these four spanish language forms out, and have the student's parents complete them.  With the proxy waiver filled out, you (the teacher/mentor/instructor) can register the minor student through the Active system. 

Good luck all.

Matthew Gardner
MATE Center

Monterey Bay Product Demonstration Review

The Monterey Bay Regional Product Demonstration Review will be held at Monterey Peninsula College this Saturday, March 11th from 1PM to 4PM.  The RANGER, NAVIGATOR and SCOUT product demonstration tasks will be on hand for students to look at, touch and play with.  I will be on hand to answer any questions that companies might have about the tasks.  As the weather should be nice, this event will be held outside on the grass between the Life Sciences building (LS) and the Physical Sciences building (PS).  A campus map is attached.  I recommend parking in Lot J.  As this event is on a weekend, an

Monterey Bay Regional Information

This document (MONTEREY BAY REGIONAL CONTEST INFORMATION ) contains all the relevant information for the Monterey regional ROV contest.  Please check it out before you register.

Matthew Gardner
Monterey Bay Regional Coordinator

Monterey Workshop Offerings

MATE will be offering a PufferFish build workshop for instructors and students on January 28.  MATE will also assist companies that need help switching from banana plugs to Powerpoles on January 28.  On March 11, 1 to 4 PM, MATE will be holding a product demonstration review.  The product demonstration props will be on hand to examine and MATE staff will be on hand to answer any questions.  A flyer for all the workshop offerings is included below (2017 Monterey Workshops and Pool Practice Day).

Also:

New Regional Coordinator for Monterey - Northern California!

Hi all.  This is Matthew Gardner from the MATE Center.  I am taking over as regional coordinator from Jill.  But don't worry, Jill will still be heavily involved in all aspects of the competition.  I am just taking over most of the duties as coordinator for our regional.  If you have any questions, please e-mail me, mgardner@marinetech.org, or call (831.646.4023).   

Thank you all.  I look forward to a rewarding 2017 competition season. 

Matthew Gardner    

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