|AVT Simulation Sponsors Hagerty High School's Siberian Showdown Robotics Competition
OVIEDO, FL January 28, 2012
AVT Simulation was pleased to sponsor Hagerty High School’s first Siberian Showdown: Florida FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC) state qualifying tournament in late January. The FTC competition, which runs from September through February, challenges teams composed of high-school students from across the state to design and build robotic systems using certain software platforms. Students from Miami, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Longwood, and Greater Orlando participated in this event.
The Siberian Showdown was hosted by Hagerty’s Robotics Club Teams #4227 (Kiss-My-Bot) and #4717 (Estrogenius), both of which have qualified for the Championship. Click here to view other tournament results. Qualifiers from this tournament will go on to compete in the in the Championship being held at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach on Saturday, February 18, 2012.
The purpose of FTC is to “give high school age students an opportunity to experience the fun and excitement of complex problem solving in a positive and supportive team environment.” Visit FLFirst.org to learn more.
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AVT Simulation founded in 1998, is an Orlando-based, full-service modeling and simulation small business and is a certified ISO 9001:2008 company. AVT provides professional engineering services and training solutions to the simulation, training and entertainment markets. Since its inception, AVT has been fortunate to provide our highly specialized staff of engineers to some of the top leaders in the simulation industry. With an average of over 20 years of simulation experience, our dedicated staff provides specialized solutions for customers requiring point solutions to complex problems. Located in the University of Central Florida Research Park, AVT has forged relationships and partnerships within the simulation industry to bring together a synergistic team of highly specialized expertise to provide our customers with the best products and services the industry can offer.
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