Participants demonstrate knowledge of mechanical and control systems by designing, fabricating, and controlling an animatronics device that will communicate, entertain, inform, demonstrate and/or illustrate a topic, idea, subject, or concept. SOunds, lights, and a surrounding environment must accompany the device.
Design Problem: Create an animatronic exhibit for the entrance of a children's hospital waiting room.
There is no limit to the number of entries for state.
The individuals listed below are familiar with the event and available to give guidance. Please email them if you have questions regarding this event.
Film industry special effects engineer
Amusement park robotics maintenance engineer