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National Harbor 2016 
ITEEA's 78th Annual Conference
Washington, DC
March 2- 4, 2016

TEECA (Technology and Engineering Education Collegiate Association) Competitive Events

TEECA is the single largest body of preservice technology and engineering teachers in the nation. TEECA is well-represented at the ITEEA Annual Conference, with over 20 universities participating annually, as well as over 300 preservice teachers, faculty advisors, and other state education officers from around the nation in attendance. Currently, TEECA hosts a number of competitions at the ITEEA Annual Conference and holds an awards banquet on Thursday evening to celebrate and award the winners.

See available sponsorships or call Maureen Wiley at 703-429-8480.

Wednesday, 8:30pm-10:00pm

Technology Challenge
A quiz-bowl type of competition between TEECA-affiliated chapters, with questions related to technology and professional education topics.
Sponsored by: TBA

Wednesday, 8:00am-3:30pm

VEX Robotics
Participants design, fabricate, test, and demonstrate the use of a VEX robot to complete a task. Following the demonstration, participants will give a brief presentation relating to the design of their robot. Final competitions will be held from 1:00pm- 2:45pm.
Sponsored by: TBA

Wednesday, 1:00pm-2:45pm

The TEECA Transportation Contest is about conceptualizing, designing, and constructing a transportation device or craft for optimal efficiency. The contest has several variations and involves concepts associated with air, land, sea, space, and/or intermodal transportation. Participants will present the vehicles at this time.
Sponsor TBA

Wednesday, 3:30pm–5:00pm

Educational Display Contest
Requires an individual or small team to complete research on a topic of technological significance selected annually by TEECA and then to present the research by designing an educational display. This will be held in conjunction with the ITEEA STEM Showcase.
Sponsor: TBA

Wednesday, 4:00pm-7:00pm

Teaching Lesson
The TEECA Teaching Lesson Contest evaluates how well an individual or pair of students teach others about a technological topic.
Sponsor: TBA

Wednesday, 3:30pm-5:00pm

Problem Solving
The teams design, document, and solve a unique and complex engineering problem.
Sponsor: TBA

Wednesday, 6:00pm-9:00pm

The teams design, document, fabricate, and implement a continuous manufacturing system to produce an assigned product.
Sponsor: TBA

Thursday, Turn In 6:00pm

Teams plan and produce a short video on a topic related to the conference. The videos will be shared during the Awards Dinner. All video entries for the TEECA Communications Contest must be turned in at the time and location specified in the Challenge.
Sponsor TBA


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