Schedule

Kettering Kickoff XIX Schedule of Events*

Kickoff FIRST Robotics with General Motors Event Highlights:

Kettering is partnering with GM to bring you an awesome evening of fun, and networking! Join us for this NEW event, which includes:

  • Great food and snacks provided
  • Fun, Games, and Free Swag
  • See the SAE Kettering AutoDrive Chevy Bolt Autonomous Vehicle and meet the Team
  • Networking with General Motors Engineers
  • Opportunities to meet current Kettering General Motors Co-op Students

Friday, September 14, 2018

4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.                      Load in and Open Pits. One Mentor must check-in at Registration upon arrival.

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.                      NEW THIS YEAR! Kickoff FIRST Robotics with General Motors Event – FREE Team Social + Food

3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.                      Open Practice (First Come, First Serve)

4:00, 5:00 & 6:00 p.m.                     Kettering University Campus Tours (Sign up at Kettering’s booth)

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.                      Mentor Matches sign up here by 5:00 p.m. Thursday, September 13.

9:00 p.m.                                             Pits and venue closes for the night

 

Saturday, September 15, 2018

7:00 a.m.                                              Pits Open

7:30 a.m.                                              Driver’s Meeting

8:00 a.m.                                             Opening Ceremonies

8:30 a.m. – Noon                               Qualification Matches

Noon – 12:30 p.m.                             Lunch Break

12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.                     Qualification Matches

3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.                      Alliance Selections

4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.                      Playoff  Matches

7:00 p.m.                                             Awards Ceremony

7:30 p.m.                                             Event Ends and venue closes