Judges & Volunteers

Welcome All Judges & Volunteers

Please support the middle school. high school, and college level teams interested in engineering, science, technology, design, medical, and business fields by judging them in the

 MATE PA Regional Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Challenge.  

Login here for information and resources to help support your role.   The challenge will be held at Villanova University, May 12, 2018, 8:05 am - 3:30 pm.


NEEDED*********************UNIVERSITY & INDUSTRY JUDGES********************** NEEDED!

Presentation Judges * Marketing Display Judges * Technical Documentation Judges * Special Awards (Design) Judges

Industry Funding Opportunities: Sponsor awards for CAD Design, Outstanding CEO, Safety, and participants' medals.

Local students develop underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) while developng entrepreneurial, problem solving, engineeriing, physics, and technical skills

 MATE PA Regional ROV Challenge

May 12, 2018-  Villanova, PA –Thirty teams from CN, NY, PA, NJ,, MD, DC, and VA will compete this year in the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) PA Challenge’s 9th Annual Student ROV Competition.  Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV’s) are tethered underwater robots used to complete tasks in underwater environments.  

Teams must prepare technical documentations for their vehicle, make a product presentation and create a marketing display to a panel of university and industry judges for awards.  The top three teams move onto the 2018 MATE International in Seattle, WA. 

Professionals that are project managers, electricians, designers, public relations personnel and educators are welcomed.

For more information contact: Velda Vanessa Morris, Regional Coordinator, vmvrobot@gmail.com   www.marinetech.org

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