The 2012 APEC event will take place at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort, Orlando, Florida on February 5th-9th 2012. On the evening of Monday 6th February there will the be 2012 APEC micromouse contest. Registrations are open now. You can find out more at the APEC site.
At seven PM, Dave opened the envelope with the maze from Gerardo Molina and like a typical Gerardo design, it was a challenging maze. Gerardo’s mazes have long straightways and they always get my mice.
Historically, it seems preparation for a contest really starts the month before the contest and APEC 2011 was no different.
This year I had the opportunity to enter the US micromouse contest held as part of the APEC conference. The 2010 event was held at Palm Springs in California. I had two mice, a high level of confidence and I had never been to the United States before. Why wouldn’t I go? The best option… Read More »
The twenty fourth annual APEC MicroMouse Contest was held at the Palm Springs Convention Center in Palm Springs, California on February 22, 2010. A record total of 24 mice were registered for the contest, including 22 foreign entries. BR10SW from Nanyang Polytechnic in Singapore came in first with the best score. Excel-7 from the Institute… Read More »
The annual APEC micromouse will soon be upon us. This year the contest will be held in Palm Springs, California at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Monday, February 22nd. APEC is the Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition. It is held annually in the US in a different venue each year. I believe it… Read More »