FIRSTMeets: FIRST Tech Challenge Mentor & Teams Meetup

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Renaissance Jax

2671 Gilmore St · Jacksonville, FL

How to find us

Located next to Trinity Fitness and Bold City Brewery

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Calling all engineers, programmers, graphic designers, and more! You are invited to Renaissance Jax's shop to meet with our Northeast Florida FIRST Tech Challenge teams in an effort to build a mentor base in our region.

Come check out this year's ROVER RUCKUS game field, see teams' robots in action, and find out how mentoring can be beneficial not only for you but also the future of our community.

Food will be provided and those who are 21+ are invited to join us for a post-meetup drink at Bold City Brewery!

About FIRST® Tech Challenge
In FIRST® Tech Challenge, teams of up to 15 students (ages 12-18) explore the possibilities of STEM through designing, building, programming, and operating robots to play a competition challenge in an alliance format. They practice engineering principles while realizing the value of teamwork, innovation, and sharing ideas, and participants are eligible to apply for $80M+ in college scholarships.