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Demonstrating robotics, engineering and problem-solving skills, team members in the Ag Robotics Challenge will build and program robots to complete a set of challenges such as planting seeds, pulling weeds or moving bagged feed. The challenge will be streamed into the Museum’s Innovation Studios for guest viewing beginning at 10 AM.
Schedule | Junior Division
Registration: 7:30 AM
Orientation: 8:30 AM
Build Time: 9:00 AM
Challenge Demo: 10:30 AM
Schedule | Senior Division
Registration: 1:30 PM
Orientation: 2:30 PM
Build Time: 3:00 PM
Challenge Demo: 4:30 PM
The Museum will lend their expertise to the FWSSR’s Ag Robotics Challenge with Academy of Digital Learning Special Projects Manager Joanna Boulton and Chief Scientist Dr. Morgan Rehnberg serving as judges and Chief Public Engagement Officer Dr. Doug Roberts serving as superintendent. All three are integral members of the Museum’s Academy of Digital Learning, a Museum-wide initiative to use technology to enable new and innovative forms of learning experiences.
Viewing of the Ag Robotics Challenge in the Museum’s Innovation Studios is included in FWSSR grounds admission. Learn more about the FWSSR’s Ag Robotics Challenge here.
The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, a distinguished institution established in 1941, is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and proudly holds Affiliate status with the Smithsonian Institute. Anchored by a diverse and enriching collection spanning science and history, the museum is committed to lifelong learning. Engaging visitors through vibrant programs and exhibits, it interprets the rich tapestry of Texas and the Southwest. The museum’s commitment to education is reflected in its innovative programs, designed to inspire and educate learners of all ages. From interactive workshops to immersive exhibits, the museum provides a dynamic environment for curiosity and intellectual growth. For more information about educational programs, exhibits, and events, visit www.fwmuseum.org.