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THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2019 • 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Join us at the Purdue Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE) to learn about innovative technologies changing
agriculture and meet the teams competing in the 2019 agBOT Challenge. Engage with interactive exhibitors including industry,
farm management, agronomy, robotics, crop production, soil health, engineering, botany, computer science, AI, weed science,
rural broadband and more!

All ages welcome. Register your group for a FREE STEM field trip!

 

Admission to NextGen Expo is free with pre-registration online.

Food vendors will be available on site for meal purchase.

Free parking is available to all. Buses are welcome!

 

Register

EVER USE A VEX ROBOT?

kids with robot pickup plastic fruit

Borrow ours or bring your own VEX robot to compete in a skills challenge! VEX IQ and VEX EDR systems can be used to complete a simulated agricultural task. 2018 was a Simulated Watermelon Harvest!

More details about the 2019 skills challenge will be announced – stay tuned!

For more information contact Rachel Gerrish at agbotchallenge@gmail.com.

Meet teams from universities, high schools and industry who have taken on the 2019 agBOT
Challenge Competitions, see their cutting-edge robotics for agriculture!

ENGAGE

with interactive exhibits to learn about innovative technologies from sponsors, farm management,
agronomy, robotics, drones, crop production, soil health, engineering, botany, software, computer
science, artificial intelligence, weed science, machine learning, rural broadband and more!

EXPLORE

the Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE) grounds.

TOUR

the Indiana Corn and Soybean Innovation Center.

For more information contact us at agbotchallenge@gmail.com