DEECS 2015 Schedule


Final robot demos for DEECS students and families.

Wednesday, August 26

8:30 A.M.: Meet at Student Center (W20) for staff to take to Grier Room (34-401)
9:00 A.M.: Breakfast
9:30 A.M.: Icebreakers and Games
10:30 A.M.: Lab Tours/Talk
11:30 A.M.: Mystery Hunt with pizza
5:30 P.M.: Dinner
6:30 P.M.: Robot Lecture I
7:00 P.M.: Start building your chassis
8:00 P.M.: North End for cannolis

Thursday, August 27

9:00 A.M.: Breakfast
9:30 A.M.: Icebreakers
10:00 A.M.: Robot Lecture II
10:30 A.M.: Lab Time
11:30 A.M.: MIT Museum and Lunch
1:30 P.M.: Lab Tours/Talk
2:30 P.M.: Robot Lecture III
3:00 P.M.: Lab Time
5:30 P.M.: BBQ
7:00 P.M.: Lab Time

Friday, August 28

9:00 A.M.: Breakfast
9:30 A.M.: Talk
10:30 A.M.: Lab Time
1:00 P.M.: Lunch
2:00 P.M.: Lab Time
4:00 P.M.: Revere Beach (bring your own beach supplies and some money for food)


Saturday, August 29

9:00 A.M.: Breakfast
9:30 A.M.: Talk
10:30 A.M.: Museum of Science and the CambridgeSide Galleria
3:00 P.M.: Lab Time
5:00 P.M.: Dinner
6:00 P.M.: Lab Time. Make the last few changes to your Robot. It's almost game time. 
8:00 P.M.: Newbury Street

Sunday, August 30

9:00 A.M.: Breakfast
9:30 A.M.: Lab Time
12:30 P.M.: Robot Demo and Lunch. Bring your parents and friends.

Important Contact Information:

Coordinators: Rachel Reed  (

Anne Hunter (administrative sponsor, in case the DEECS coordinators are unavailable.): 617.253.4654 (or go to room 38-476, down the hall from the Grier Room)

MIT Police (for emergencies): 617.253.1212