ATX STEM Park was open to the public with 10,000 square feet of space in Highland Mall during the spring of 2015. While we no longer have that space, as ACC is renovating the entire mall, we are privileged to continue supporting the robotic community in Austin. This fall we intend to host more Friday [...]
LASA Robotics invites the community to celebrate Friday Night Robots with a game of "Cascade Effect" Friday, April 17th at ATX STEM Park in Highland Mall from 5-9PM. FTC robots are encouraged for scrimmage play. Teams of all varieties can show off with team gear -- shirts, buttons and other FIRST appropriate paraphernalia. Everyone welcome; enthusiasts and dedicated fans as well [...]
Tomorrow, Friday, January 30, is our Barn Raising. The community is welcome for tours. LASA Robotics parents, especially, are encouraged to come. See the exciting new digs in Highland Mall. LASA parents -- We will have a truck at LBJ immediately after school to load up the components. None are very heavy but some are bulky. We will need [...]
High school teams from around Central Texas will be coming together in Highland Mall to see how their robots perform in the arena. Six robots will be in the arena for each match.Come join us on February 14 for this spectacular event. Spectators are encouraged!
In the Austin-San Marcos-Round Rock area: 9% of our jobs are in technology; 26% are connected to the tech industry The tech sector has a $21.5 billion impact to our regional economy 9000 new local tech jobs are expected by 2017 Talent gap — there is a shortage of people qualified for the jobs we have — and that [...]
ATX STEM Park is pleased to announce we have a home this Robotics season. In a collaborative agreement with between Austin Community College (ACC) and LASA Robotics Association, Phase 1 of ATX STEM Park will begin spring February 2015 with a space large enough to host Austin’s first shared FIRST Robotics Challenge competition field at the Austin ACC Highland Mall. FIRST Robotics helps students build real-world STEM skills by building and designing robots that compete in [...]