Judges & Volunteers

Welcome All Judges & Volunteers

Please support the middle and high schools, and college level student teams interested in science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics (STEAM), design, medical, and business fields by becoming a mentor or a voluteer judge for the

 Marine Advanced Technology Education (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, Bartley Hall and Pavilion Swim Complex, 50 Ithan Ave., Villanova, PA, Saturday, May 11, 2019, 8:00 am - 2:30 pm.


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

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

Industry Sponsorship Opportunities: Sponsor awards for Outstanding CAD Design, CEO, Safety, Pilot and Corporate Responsibility.

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

 MATE PA Regional ROV Challenge

May 11, 2019-  Villanova, PA –Thirty teams from CN, NY, PA, NJ, DE, MD, DC, and northern VA will compete this year in the MATE PA Challenge’s 9th Annual Student ROV Competition.  Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV’s) are tethered underwater robots used to complete real-world-scenarios (missions) 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 2019 MATE International in Kingsport, TN.

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

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

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