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Coach's Conference Information






Coaches Conference 2013 Details - Learn about the new events and how to organize your team and prepare for the competition.


Date:  Nov 16, 2013
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location:  Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL AND Florida Gateway College in Lake City, FL
Cost:  $60 per person

Details:  Three concurrent sessions:  Biology related events, Chemistry related, Physics/engineering events.  Specific event selection will be based on feedback from a survey we will send you after we have received registration. Lunch Included.

  • Creating, forming and preparing the team for competition.
  • Details of how the competition runs
  • Answering questions about events
  • Presenting information about new event setups like Entomology, Robocross, Rotor Egg Drop, and others.
  • A binder filled with LAST YEAR's state events
  • Resources of selected events
  • Lunch!
Anyone can attend, including parents, teachers or students.









1.  Location and Date

November 16, 2013


Florida Atlantic University

777 Glades Road

Boca, Raton, FL
No refund after Nov 8, 2013
Registering ONSITE? 
Let us know!

Nov. 16, 2013


Florida Gateway College

149 SE College Place

Lake City, FL 32025

No refund after Nov 8, 2013
Registering ONSITE? 

Let us know!

Contact: Linda Wells


2.  Make a payment choice.


School Name


We accept Credit Cards for onsite registration.


School Name


Credit cards are not accepted at this location.


9:00 - 5:00 pm


General sessions as follows format below. You will be able to flow between the different tracks as you wish.





Physics-Engineering Track
Mike McKee

Biology Track
Dr. Ingrid Johanson
Dr. Dave Binninger

Chemistry Track
Patrick Ande

8:00 am




9:00 am

Overview of Boomilever, Rotor Egg Drop, Helicopter


Overview of Bio/Chem/Geoscience events


9:30 am

Boomilever-B/C Building
Braking System – Scrambler C, Wheeled Vehicle B

Anatomy/Anatomy & Physiology.

Can’t Judge a Powder

11:45 am




1:00 pm

Bungee Drop-C


Chemistry Lab

2:30 pm

Simple-B/Compound-C Machines

Rocks and Minerals


4:00 pm

General Question Session







9:00 - 4:00 pm






9 am – 9:45 am        Welcome and Introduction

10 am-11:45 am-      Life Sciences

12 pm – 1 pm           Lunch

1:15 pm-2:20 pm      Chemistry

2:30 pm –4 pm         Physical Sciences


Parking is FREE at FAU on Saturday Nov. 16

Parking is FREE at FGC on Saturday Nov. 16