Participant Portal

All the resources you’ll need for this year’s competition!

Video, Website & Tutorial Submission and Programming Component Opt-In

The submission and opt-in deadline is Monday, February 4, 2019 at 11:59:59pm.  Late submissions may not be judged!

Enter the URL for each item and submit them, one at a time. WAIT for the green banner confirming your submission before clicking “Submit” on the next item. If you make a mistake, submit the form again with the correct information. The last submission you make will be the official one. The same deadlines apply, so correcting a submission late will make your submission late.

If you encounter any problems, make sure to send a detailed explanation to natasha.vitale@sciencetech.ca before the submission date and time.

Dates to remember

Here are the dates you should have in your calendar!

October 21, 2019 - Preliminary Rulebook Release
The preliminary rulebook will be released on October 21, 2019. The preliminary rulebook contains rules and regulations for the Game and Robot components only. We’ll answer all the questions you have on the rules at the Kickoff, where we will also release the full rulebook. We’ll let you know once the preliminary rulebook is posted through our social media accounts, so stay tuned!
October 28, 2019 - Flip 2020 Kickoff
The kickoff officially marks the beginning of the season for the participants. All schools will meet and spend the evening at Vanier College. This is where each team will receive their kit, which includes all the motors, control boards, remote control units, batteries and a number of components that are specific to this year’s game. The playing field will also be revealed and students will have the chance to obtain measurements. *Due to space restrictions, we ask that a maximum 10 students per team attend.*
November 4, 2019 - Workshop #1 of Flip 2020

Workshops are intended to provide specific training to participants in their field of interest. Each subject is covered simultaneously in multiple rooms at Vanier College. Specific details are available on the Managr platform.

November 7, 2019 - Aim Together Conference
Many successful women from different cultural backgrounds and diversifying STEM fields are present to speak to the girls and young women about their unique career path. No need to be a participant in the CRC Robotics Competition to attend. Invite all your friends! Interested parties may obtain information and register on www.robo-crc.ca/aim-together.
January 27, 2020 - Website, Video, and Tutorial Submission Deadline
Having the website up and running and uploading the video to YouTube might take several hours. We therefore recommend you not to wait until the very last minute before starting the upload and going through the submission procedure. If you encounter any problems, make sure to send a detailed explanation to natasha.vitale@sciencetech.ca before the submission date and time.
February 13 - February 15, 2020 - Flip 2020 Competition
Join us in the pinnacle of the 2019-2020 CRC Robotics season. After three months of hard work and countless hours of design and construction, close to 30 teams will show off what their robot can do. Also, the students will be showcasing their school and accomplishments in their kiosk, on their website and in their video. An exciting, action-packed 3-day event not to be missed!

Dates to be determined

Here are some events that we are currently planning. More details on the exact dates to come!

Workshops
Workshops are intended to provide specific training to participants in their field of interest. Each subject is covered simultaneously in multiple rooms. Specific details and participant number limits are communicated in the weeks before the workshop.

Downloads

Some useful resources to help you when preparing for and attending the competition!