2018

Challenge


One-Health Innovation

Africa has 6 out of 10 fastest growing economies but it also has the highest disease burden in the world. PARC 2018 challenges African student to devise solutions to provide access to quality Health services using science and technology – Surgical Robotics, Wearable Biosensors, Hand-held Point of Care Diagnostics, Virtual and Augmented Reality in Healthcare education, Organs on a chip, Internet of Things for Healthcare, Drug/Vaccine development and manufacturing, etc.

Register your Team Today

Tech League (Middle School)

Stars League (High School)

Makers League (High School)

Engineering League (College)

Event Speakers

Dr. Sidy Ndao

Founder of the Pan-African Robotics Competition

Diariétou Gaye

World Bank Country Director for Kenya, Rwanda, Eritrea and Uganda, Africa

Schedule


24

- 26 July

Tues-Thurs

  • 9:00 AM
    Registration & Welcome
  • 10:00 AM

    STARS League Workshop
    TECH League Workshop
    ENGINEERING League Workshop
    MAKERS League Workshop

  • 12:30 PM
    Lunch
  • 2:00 PM

    STARS League Workshop
    TECH League Workshop
    ENGINEERING Workshop
    MAKERS League Workshop

  • 4:30 PM
    End of day

27

July

Friday

  • 9:00 AM

    Welcome; All fields are open

  • 9:15 PM

    STARS League Practice Matches
    TECH League Practice Matches
    ENGINEERING League Setup & Testing
    MAKERS League Practice runs

  • 12:30 PM
    Lunch Break
  • 2:00 PM

    STARS League Practice Matches
    TECH League Practice Matches
    ENGINEERING League Setup & Testing
    MAKERS League Practice runs

  • 4:30 PM
    All fields Close

28

July

Saturday

  • 8:30 AM
    Welcome
    Keynote Speeches
  • 9:00 AM
    ENGINEERING League Presentation & Demonstration
  • 10:00 AM
    MAKERS League Presentations
  • 11:00 AM
    MAKERS and ENGINEERING leagues models/prototypes Walkthrough & Judging
  • 12:30 PM
    Lunch Break
  • 1:30 PM

    TECH League Championship Matches

  • 3:00 PM

    STARS League Championship Matches

  • 5:00 PM

    RESULTS: Competition results announcemen & Closing Ceremony

Location


Hotels at Saly

Institute Diambars

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Sponsors


We are inviting companies, institutes, and organizations to sponsor PARC 2018. It's a unique opportunity for your institute to showcase its products/services and be at the forefront of companies promoting STEM education in Africa.

Start a Team

An eligible PARC team must have a minimum six (6) and a maximum of eight (8) students. Each team can have up to two adult mentors.

PARC is a program of SenEcole