Located in the Showplace Building, the I-HUB exhibit spotlights science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM curriculum) inside a world of high-tech farming to aeronautics, medicine and more. Hands-on activities, workshops and demos aimed at stimulating creativity in fairgoers and encouraging them to consider careers in related fields.
First Robotics will be on site every day of the Fair with special events each Saturday!
Saturday, August 13th: First Robotics is hosting a FIRST Tech Challenge Scrimmage for local teams to play last year’s game- Freight Frenzy, one more time before the new season starts in September. In this contest, 40-pound robots play 2 on 2 games for 3 minutes.
Saturday, August 20th: First Robotics is hosting a kickoff party for the new FIRST Lego League season: Super Powered! They will have the new game field set up for teams to see as well as have the Regional Head Referee on hand to answer game questions. There will also be several local Alternative Energy Experts on hand to help teams brainstorm project ideas for the season!