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Show Me Robots 2012
Show Me Robots
2012 Missouri State Fair
State fair website at http://www.mostatefair.com
Sunday August 12, 10am-5pm – Show Me Robots Exhibits and more
Agriculture, industry, military. Education, and hobbyist will come together for a public showing of robots, robot careers, and robot education in Missouri. There will be exhibits, robot demonstrations, and hands-on robot activities. Link to previous Show Me Robots at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peYXwTHCF98&lr=1
Monday August 13, 10am-5pm – Show Me Robots Competitions and Challenges
Robot leagues (FRC, FTC, FLL, Botball, BEST, VEX and others) are planning “rumbles" (unofficial events) for league members. 4-H and the adult hobby groups are planning robot challenges and contests that will be “open” to robotist of all ages and experience. In addition there will be mini-workshops, demonstrations, and hands-on robot building and learning activities.
For more information about the Show Me Robots event, contact Bill Pabst, 4-H Center for Youth Development, University of Missouri Extension at firstname.lastname@example.org
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