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PicoTurbine International

Season 2 of the STEAM Revolution begins March 1st- May 15th 2016

Registration 

 

"Open to the General Public & Education"

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Do you look at something and say “I could do it better?” Our STEAM Revolution is an immersive competition for the DIYer! From Newton to Edison, all of the greatest thinkers have always been able to create something from next to nothing. Simply register for our STEAM revolution and we will send you a box of “random” objects. The objective is to create a project with these objects utilizing the STEAM principles ­ Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics! Create something with the parts included and any other parts you already have to enter to win a $1,350.00 in total prizes which can be used towards a 3D Printer or anything else offered at www.picoTurbine.com!

  • ● What can you make? Season 2 starts on March 1st­ through May 15th 2016 or until we reach our target entries 

    ● Guidelines & Rubric

    NEW Over 100 teams in one school automatically qualifies the school for a school individual winner​ of their very own 3D Printer or $1,000 PicoTurbine gift card.

    ● Prizes: 1st:​$1,000 PicoTurbine gift card or 3D Printer 2nd:​$250 gift card 3rd:​$100

    ● Total Prizes: ​$1,350

    Contact us today with questions: SteamRevolution@picoTurbine.com

    The Season 2 STEAM Revolution challenge has a focus on creating something functional from random parts. The spirit of this challenge comes from a saying by one of the greatest engineers who ever lived, “Scientists investigate that which already is; engineers create that which has never been.” -Albert Einstein. Join us in creating the world of tomorrow, the Top bmission based on originality, functionality and execution will receive a $1,000 gift card that can be used towards 1 3D printer or anything else that PicoTurbine offers educators. 

    1. $20 entry fee which supplies you with a few required materials for creating your design and free shipping.

    1. Using some of these parts is required in your design but you do not have to use all of them. The more used the better for your score!

    2. You can use anything else you want to add to your design

    3. Recycled materials are valued higher in the judging Rubric which we will provide you once you enter the competition

    2.Short video submission detailing your project. (No more 3-5 minutes)

    • What is your project?

    • Why are you doing it? (What problem are you solving?)

    • Who is your Team?

    3. Write up detailing the engineering principles used in your project. (No more than 800 words)

      

    1ST PRIZE: $1,000 PICOTURBINE DUAL EXTRUDER 3D PRINTER  OR $1,000 WORTH OF ANYTHING IN THE STORE.

    2ND:​$250 GIFT CARD 3RD:​$100 WITH TOTAL PRIZES BEING: ​$1,350

Competition Requirements:

1. $20 registration fee(includes shipping) which supplies you with a few required materials for creating your design.

  1. Using some of these parts is required in your design but you do not have to use all of them. The more used the better for your score!

  2. You can use anything else you want to add to your design

  3. Recycled materials are valued higher in the judging Rubric which we will provide you once you enter the competition

  4. 45 days from when you receive your kit to submit your project

2. Short video submission detailing your project. (No more than 90 seconds.)- shared as a google file to steamrevolution@picoturbine.com

  • What is your project?

  • Why are you doing it? (What problem are you solving?)

  • Who is your Team?

3. Write up detailing the STEAM principles used in your project. Share as a google file to steamrevolution@picoturbine.com

4. Once we receive 100 registrations we will stop registration and wait until the last team submits their project based on section 1 rule 4 (45 days)  

 

 Season 1 Winner

Season 1 2nd Place

Season 1 3rd Place