Archive for December, 2008

Second Annual VEX Robotics World Championship Competition to be Held at Dallas Convention Center and Arena

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

Greenville, Texas- December 9, 2008

Building upon the success of the inaugural VEX Robotics World Championship in 2008, the 2009 tournament will move to a larger venue to accommodate the growing popularity of the VEX Robotics Competition. The second annual VEX Robotics World Championship will take place April 30- May 2, 2009 at the Dallas Convention Center and Arena, located downtown at the center of the widely known Dallas Arts District in Texas. The World Championship is the culmination of over 1,000 teams competing in 100 regional robotics competitions across the globe that use the VEX Robotics Design System. Focused on stimulating education in science, technology, engineering and math, the competition draws students ranging from middle schools and high schools, and for the first year, a college challenge pilot program is being incorporated.

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VEX Robotics Announces Inaugural College Challenge Competition to be Introduced at the 2009 VEX Robotics World Championship

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

Greenville, Texas- December 2, 2008

Innovation First, Inc., a leader in educational and competitive robotics products, is proud to announce the pilot season for the VEX Robotics Competition College Challenge. The single tournament for the College Challenge will take place at the VEX Robotics World Championship at the Dallas Convention Center and Arena from April 30 to May 2, 2009.

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