Summer Seminar – 2019

Mark your calendars!
This years Summer Seminar is set for June 1, 2019.
Here’s the plan… (Scroll down to register)

Saturday, June 1, 2019

USRA, 7178 Columbia Gateway Dr, Columbia, MD 21046

8:30 a.m. to noon

Start with …. Continental Breakfast catered by la Madeleine French Bakery & Café; meet and greet your fellow mentors and event staff. Move to ….

Panel Discussion: “Lessons Learned” or “What I Wish I Had Known” followed by ….

Small Group Discussions: 25-minute small group discussions (limited to 10), that will be repeated 3 times for different groups. There will be a variety of topics and you can join three. The list includes:

  • Alumni engagement
  • FMS/Control System
  • Fundraising 
  • Team Culture 
  • New Mentors Roundtable 
  • Student / Mentor Balance 
  • The new build season (no Stop Build Day)
  • Robot inspection
  • Scouting & strategy
  • Improve Collaboration among the Maryland Mentor Community
  • Team Branding

Note: immediately following the seminars, the MRA will have a BoB planning meeting at nearby Houlihan’s Restaurant []. You’re welcome to attend and participate, listen, or just hang out with your peers.  Food and drinks are a personal option.

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Registration closes on May 26, 2019!

Click here to see lasts years seminar topics and presentations!