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"VEX Robotics''­ - Scope meeting [private session, invite only]

As discussed this is a meetup to discuss the setup, operation and on-going support to run an ongoing 'VEX Robotics' session for secondary schools as an outreach programme for Victoria Uni.

Agenda - not necessarily in any order;

1) Venue re-shape and help required to make it look cool - themed?

2) Kits and software storage - best way to store the gear.

3) Time allocated and dedication available

3.5) Do we need to completely follow the curriculum - or keep it real fun with more real world scenarios [think earthquake SAR, military, , companion, security, recovery, Mulitrole etc]? Remembering this is about getting kids into fun, cool and awesome Engineering@Vic!

4) Events/showcases?

5) Recruitment of prospects Vex

6) Maybe brainstorm the Name of a club that doesn't include "Vex", "Robot" or "anything geeky" ...ditch the geek/dorkyness image and away from the whole "Danger Will Robinson'' image of robots and more into a Boston Dynamics mode.

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Bring beer/wine if you want some as we realise it's Friday nite - work can be fun!:)

5pm sharp [til 6:30]


PLEASE RSVP so we know who's keen!


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  • A former member
    A former member

    August 24, 2013

  • Lee B.

    Lets meet. The quake could hit anytime :)
    Or godzilla...
    or aliens...

    or any other Michael Bay baddies ....

    1 · August 16, 2013

  • Elf E.

    We still on for tonight after quake?

    August 16, 2013

    • Elf E.

      And, more importantly, - everyone ok?

      August 16, 2013

    • James G.

      Well I'm fine (though a bit "shaken" up). The only reason I'm not at home currently is this, so if we could work out of it's still on that would be good

      August 16, 2013

  • Jared C.

    Love to get involved but think I have too many commitments till uni is over.

    August 16, 2013

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