Studica Congratulates WorldSkills Competition Winners

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, STEM Education, WorldSkills Robotics

Studica congratulates all the competitors and the 800 volunteers that took part in the 43rd WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil. This was an incredible success thanks in large part to the global network of partners, sponsors, advocates and supporters that are dedicated to developing skills excellence across the 75 WorldSkills Member countries. STEM education initiatives that are driving academic … Read More

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WorldSkills 2015 Skills Competitions Heat Up

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

Our coverage of WorldSkills has mainly focused on the mobile robotics and a few other skill competitions. However, there is so much going on at WorldSkills. The size and scope of this professional education event is massive. This professional education event really is the largest in the world. There are 46 different skill competitions at WorldSkills 2015. They are broken … Read More

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WorldSkills Competitors Demonstrate Trade Skills using STEM Approach

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

Today marks the second official day of the Mobile Robotics Competition at WorldSkills 2015 in São Paulo, Brazil. Each team of two, from the 23 different countries competing, will be asked to build, program and troubleshoot their own robotic designs, which will then be required to fulfill tasks commonly demonstrated in manufacturing settings. This is a perfect example of STEM … Read More

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The WorldSkills 2015 Mobile Robotics Competitions Starts

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, WorldSkills Robotics

WorldSkills 2015 Opening Day

Last night, WorldSkills 2015 hosted a spectacular Opening Ceremony, marking the first day of competition with a ribbon cutting from some of the event’s global partners. The WorldSkills Competition has partnered with well-established businesses around the world to showcase skilled labor and bring awareness to the opportunities presented by vocational education. The Opening Ceremony began with the Parade of Nations, … Read More

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Studica Assists Competitors at WorldSkills 2015

kristielCompetitions & Contests, WorldSkills Robotics

Day two of preparations for the WorldSkills 2015 competition in São Paulo, Brazil is ongoing. Students were not allowed in the robotics arena today, however many of them spent yesterday evening working on their robot designs until 8:30 p.m. (UTC). More than 23 experts from different countries were charged with setting up the evaluation space where robots will be competing in Mobile … Read More

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Preparations for WorldSkills 2015 Underway

kristielAll Topics, Competitions & Contests, WorldSkills Robotics

Today is “Familiarization” Day at WorldSkills 2015 in Brazil. Competitors will be attending preparation meetings and visiting their workplaces for orientation. For the first time ever in its 65 year history, the WorldSkills competition will be held in Latin America.  There is sure to be excitement with over 1,000 competitors from 59 different countries competing. This the largest vocational education and skills competition in … Read More

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WorldSkills Celebrates Competitors at World Youth Skills Day

kristielCompetitions & Contests, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

The 2015 WorldSkills Competition in São Paulo, Brazil is just days away! In preparation for the largest vocational education and skills competition in the world, participants are fine tuning their work. Competitors in each country have been chosen to compete based on their hard work and demonstrated mastery of their skill. The WorldSkills organization spent these final weeks celebrating the dedication … Read More

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WorldSkills Mobile Robotics Competition Details Released

kristielAll Topics, Robotics, WorldSkills Robotics

WorldSkills São Paulo 2015 is just around the corner on August 11th-16th. The WorldSkills organization just released a Visitor’s Presentation video – giving competitors a peek at what could be in store for them. Competitors in the Mobile Robotics Competition will be expected to carry out two tasks over the course of four days using the provided robotic components. As … Read More

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WorldSkills Robotics Starter Kit

kristielAll Topics, WorldSkills Robotics

The countdown begins! This April marks four months until the 2015 WorldSkills Competition in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Known as the Olympics of trade skills, the 43rd biennial competition will host participants from over 50 countries and regions around the world. We were proud to announce our official sponsorship and supplier status of the WorldSkills Competition, earlier this year. Following the … Read More

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