"Destination Deep Space" will be this years theme. The event will begin with teams' vision obscured. The robots must either be pre-programmed to perform tasks without the operator looking or feaure a camera system.
When the game begins, participates are scored on how many "hatchpanels" and "cargo" are place on simulated ships before going back to the starting point. Boeing is presenting the game.
The competition will begin on Friday, and the competition, is open to the public. The hours are 10 a.m. to p.m, Saturday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. For more information go to GaFirst.org/events/pch-forsyth.