Sample Sidebar Module

This is a sample module published to the sidebar_top position, using the -sidebar module class suffix. There is also a sidebar_bottom position below the menu.

Sample Sidebar Module

This is a sample module published to the sidebar_bottom position, using the -sidebar module class suffix. There is also a sidebar_top position below the search.
Details & Deadlines
Our Platinum Sponsors:

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Our Platinum Sponsors:

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Challenge Day:  November 21, 2017, Goff Hall, 381 Finkle Street, Woodstock Ontario

2017 Challenge Details

2017 marks the 12th Oxford Invitational Youth Robotics Challenge (OIYRC)! OIYRC is a community-based partnership that encourages youth of high school age to consider careers in engineering, technology or the skilled trades.

There is a maximum of 20 teams so register your team early to guarantee a kit.

Challenge Date

Challenge Location

November 21st, 2017

Goff Hall, 381 Finkle Street, Woodstock, Ontario

Challenge Day Breakdown

1:00pm - 2:00pm: Team set-up

2:00pm - 4:30pm: Judging

4:30pm: Presentation

Team Requirements

Teams may represent a school, a club or youth group.

Teams will have at least four (4) high school aged youth members.

If teams have more than 5 members, they must select 5 members to represent them at the November 21st event

Teachers and adult mentors may only act in an advisory role.

A team field trip to a sponsor manufacturing facility or mentor facility is strongly encouraged.

Mentors

All teams will be provided with a mentor (upon availability) to advise and assist the team throughout the process. These mentors volunteer their time to provide mentoring.

Please take the time to contact your mentors and learn from their experiences. Mentors may also provide opportunities for plant tours to view robots in an industrial environment.

Mindstorm EV3 Kits

mindstorm kit 2The kits are generously provided by our sponsors. Each team will be provided with the name of their sponsor. Each team should take the time to learn about their sponsor. The sponsor’s name should be proudly displayed by each team.

Each team must be at the Challenge with a functioning robot in order to keep the Mindstorm EV3 kit.


 

Our 2017 Sponsors