This Meetup is for people interested in volunteering and supporting STEM and robotics competitions. There are events all around Melbourne that need support from people enthusiastic about STEM and new technologies as well as working with youth.
If you want to give back and support local STEM students this is the Meetup for you!
Come and volunteer at this great robotics tournament. We have a large verity of rewarding roles from managing the competition network to judging student designs. This is an amazing opportunity for those individuals looking at getting involved with STEM education.
Students will be plying 2 different VEX robotics games, Tower Takeover (https://youtu.be/_JVQOiw_OUU) and Squared Away (https://youtu.be/avbzTvIgOEs)
There is not cost for this event and all volunteers will receive lunch on the day.
In the week prior to the event we will be in contact with you to go over rolls and responsibilities and and training that may be required. If any has upper primary aged children you could bring them along to help with with the field set-up.
There will be students age 10 - 19 from across Victoria engaging in this STEM activity. All volunteers at this event will need to provide a "Working with Children" check (WWC) or VIT registration. If you want assistance with the WWC please contact the event organiser.