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2012 GCER Schedule of Events

*Outlined Conference Events are free and open to the public.

Tuesday
July 17, 2012

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Preconference Workshops
Preconference is an optional conference event and requires advanced registration

Wednesday
July 18, 2012

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

8:30 PM

Registration

Open Practice

Onsite Presentations

Best Practices in Robotics Education

Hardware, Software and Resources for Robotics Education

KIPR Lightning Talk Session

Robot Achievement Test

Opening Session with keynote speaker: Hiroshi Ishiguro

Opening Reception / Student Activity

Thursday
July 19, 2012

8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

10:00 AM - 12:15 PM

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Open Practice

Onsite Presentations

International Botball Seeding Rounds

KIPR Open Practice

Onsite Presentations

KIPR Open Seeding Rounds

Youth Advisory Council Student Activity

Friday
July 20, 2012

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Open Practice Tables

Breatkout Session: Robotics and Movement

Breatkout Session: Best Practices Lightning Talks

Breatkout Session: Practical Programming

Breatkout Session: Autonomous Projects

Breatkout Session: Best Practices in Programming

Breatkout Session: Best Practices for Robotics Competitions

KIPR Open Double Elimination Rounds

Keynote Speaker: Vijay Kumar

Autonomous Robotics Showcase and Poster Session

Open Practice

Saturday
July 21, 2012

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

4:30 PM

Open Practice

International Botball Double Elimination - First Rounds

Botball Feedback Session(s)

YAC Feedback Session(s)

Free evening, no GCER events scheduled

Sunday
July 22, 2012

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Open Practice

Keynote Speaker: Maurizio Profiri

International Botball Double Elimination

Final Rounds and Alliance Matches

Awards Ceremony