Regional Finals: January 20, 2018
The Minnesota Regional Future City Competition will take place on January 20, 2018 at Dakota County Technical College in Rosemount.
Dakota County Technical College, 1300 145th Street East (County Rd 42), Rosemount, MN 55068
Campus map and directory: http://www.dctc.edu/DCTC/assets/File/pdf/campus-map.pdf
7:30 a.m. Check-in for team members (up to 5 students per team), teachers, mentors, and judges. (Central Commons)
7:30-8:15 Teams set up models in classrooms or hallways. Coffee, hot chocolate, donuts provided in Central Commons for all.
8:15 Welcome (Central Commons).
8:00-8:25 Orientation for Presentation/City Model Judges and Special Award Judges.
8:30-11:50 Presentation/City Model Judging and Special Awards Judging. Parents and other visitors: please do not enter the judging areas (classrooms and hallways) until 11:50.
11:50 Teams move their models to tables on Level 2 - overlooking Central Commons.
11:50 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (Central Commons), public viewing of models, People's Choice voting. Lunch is provided for student team members, teachers, mentors, judges, and other volunteers.
12:50 - 1:15 Announcements (Central Commons) - recognition of teams and sponsors, announcement of top 5 finalist teams.
1:15 Top 5 teams move to Dakota Room and set up their models.
1:15 - 1:35 Everyone finds seating in Dakota Room (overflow seating in Central Commons - afternoon program will be streamed)
1:45 - 4:00 Top 5 teams present and special awards given out.
4:00-4:15 Final awards ceremony. 1st place team announced.
4:15-4:45 First place team meets with FCC Coordinator to discuss travel arrangements.