Students from 160 Nations to Reconvene a Year from Now in Mexico City for the Second Iteration of the FIRST Global Challenge

Students from 160 Nations to Reconvene a Year from Now in Mexico City for the Second Iteration of the FIRST Global Challenge President of the World Bank, Dr. Jim Yong Kim Underscores the Role of Technology Innovation in International Development. For Immediate Release July 18, 2017Washington, D.C. – FIRST Global (www.first.global) caps off the three-day robotics competition that saw one high-school team from each of the nearly 160 participating nations compete to address one of the world’s most pressing issues - water security. Accomplished inventor, Dean ...

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Ivanka Trump Opens Day Two of the 2017 FIRST Global Challenge at DAR Constitution Hall

Ivanka Trump Opens Day Two of the 2017 FIRST Global Challenge at DAR Constitution Hall FIRST Global Celebrates Women in STEM with the First DaughterFor Immediate ReleaseJuly 18, 2017Washington, D.C. - Senior Advisor to the President of the United States and First Daughter Ivanka Trump arrived this morning at DAR Constitution Hall to greet the all-female robotics teams participating in the inaugural FIRST Global Challenge, the first international robotics Olympics for high school students.Accompanied by FIRST Global Founder Dean Kamen and Deputy ...

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FIRST Global Inaugurates the World’s First International Robot Olympics at DAR Constitution Hall

FIRST Global Inaugurates the World’s First International Robot Olympics at DAR Constitution Hall Dean Kamen’s FIRST Global Challenge to be Held at DAR Constitution Hall from 16-18 July 2017 in Washington, D.C. For Immediate Release JULY 16, 2017Washington, D.C. – This evening, FIRST Global (www.first.global) kicked off the world’s first international robot olympics for high school students at DAR Constitution Hall to inspire a passion for technology innovation and leadership among the world’s youth. With nearly 160 national teams in attendance plus six ...

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Team Afghanistan Granted Entry to the U.S. for Robotics Competition

Team Afghanistan Officially Confirmed for Entry to the United States for International Robot Olympics for High School Students Nearly 160 Nations to Convene in Washington, D.C. in the Name of Science and Technology Development at DAR Constitution Hall on July 16-18 Today, the all-female robotics teams from Afghanistan received official approval from the U.S. Embassy in Kabul to journey to the United States to compete alongside 157 other nations in this year’s FIRST Global Challenge, the first annual robotics competition aimed at inspiring the youth of the world to ...

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All-Female Afghan Robotics Team Granted Entry to the U.S. for Robotics Competition

All-Girls Robotics Team from Afghanistan Reported Approved for Entry to the United States - along with Gambia, Yemen, Libya, and Iran earlier this week - for International Robot Olympics for High School Students 100% of Visa Approval Rate: All 163 Participating Teams from 157 Nations Approved for Entry to the United States for Robotics Competition in Washington, D.C. For Immediate ReleaseJuly 12, 2017Washington, D.C. – It has been reported that the all-female robotics teams from Afghanistan will compete alongside nearly 160 other nations in this year’s ...

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Iranian High School Students First to Arrive in Washington, D.C. for International Robot Olympics at DAR Constitution Hall

U.S. Students Partnered with Team Iran after the Team’s Robot Kit Could not Be Shipped to Iran Due to U.S. SanctionsFor Immediate Release July 11, 2017Washington, D.C. –Today, a robotics team of Iranian high school students were the first to arrive in Washington, D.C. for the inaugural FIRST Global Challenge - an international robotics competition hosting one high school team from each of the nearly 160 participating nations coming together to compete in an event that aims to address the world’s most important issues.Team Iran’s robot kit - a box ...

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FIRST Global to Host Nearly 160 Nations in U.S. Capital for World’s 1st High School-level Robot Olympics

FIRST Global to Host Nearly 160 Nations in U.S. Capital for World's 1st High School-level Robot OlympicsWhat: FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot olympics for high school students this July 16 in Washington, D.C., with one team from each of the nearly 160 participating nations. Those attending this year’s Challenge include more than 50 diplomatic missions in Washington, D.C., other government representatives, members of various STEM-focused organizations such as the National Academy of Engineering, and members ...

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Nearly 160 Nations, from Iran to Yemen, – including a Team of Syrian Refugees – to Compete at World’s First International Robot Olympics in Washington, D.C.

One High School Team from Each Country to Convene in the Name of Science and Robotics from July 16-18 at DAR Constitution Hall For Immediate ReleaseJuly 6, 2017 Washington, D.C. – FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot Olympics for high-school students, with nearly 160 participating nations – along with six continental teams representing the major land masses – each committed to sending one team to represent their country on the world stage. The Opening Ceremony for the 2017 FIRST Global Challenge will take ...

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Mujeres de STEM Organizaron más de 100 Equipos que Participando en las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica

Empoderando a la Mujer como Agente de Cambio a través de la Ciencia y la Tecnología Mujeres del Mundo Organizaron más de los cerca de 160 Equipos Nacionales y 5 Continentales  Participando en las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica a Nivel de Educación Secundaria Para Difusión Inmediata16 de mayo del 2017Alexandria, VA.  - Con la misión de inspirar un interés en el liderazgo científico y tecnológico y la innovación entre los casi 2 mil millones de jóvenes del mundo, FIRST Global (www.first.global) está lanzando las primeras olimpiadas de robótica ...

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Les Femmes du STEM Organisé plus de 100 Équipes qui participeront aux Premiers Jeux Olympiques Mondiales du Robot

Renforcer le Pouvoir d’Action des Femmes comme Agentes de Change à travers de la Science et la Technologie Les Femmes du Monde ont Organisé plus de 100 des près de 160 Équipes nationales et 5 Équipes Continentales qui participeront aux Premiers Jeux Olympiques Mondiales du Robot de Niveau Secondaire Pour Diffusion Immédiate16 Mai, 2017Alexandria, VA. - Avec une mission d'inspirer l’innovation et leadership scientifique et technologique parmi les quelque 2 milliards de jeunes du monde, FIRST Global (www.first.global) lancera les premiers jeux olympi...

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Women of STEM Organize over 100 Teams Participating in World’s First Robot Olympics

Empowering Women as Agents of Change through Science and Technology Women of the World Organized more than 100 of the nearly 160 National and 5 Continental Teams Attending World’s First High School-Level Robot Olympics For Immediate Release16 May 2017Alexandria, VA.  With a mission to inspire an interest in science and technology leadership and innovation among the nearly 2 billion youth of the world, FIRST Global (www.first.global) is launching the world’s first international robot olympics for high school students, with nearly 160 nations each commit...

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Près de 40 nations Européennes Participeront aux Premiers Jeux Olympiques Internationaux de Robotique

Construire un Programme d'Éducation plus Cohérente Grâce à la Science et à la Technologie Près de 40 nations Européennes Participeront aux Premiers Jeux Olympiques Internationaux de Robotique pour les Étudiants du Secondaire  Pour Diffusion Immédiate10 Mai 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) accueillera les premiers jeux olympiques internationaux de robotique pour les étudiants du secondaire ce mois de juillet à Washington, DC, avec près de 160 pays présents, dont près de 40 nations d'Europe. Avec l'intention de chaque ...

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Casi 40 Países Europeos Participaran en las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica del Mundo

Construyendo una Agenda de Educación más Cohesiva a través de la Ciencia y Tecnología Cerca de 40 Naciones Europeas - Incluyendo 27 Estados Miembros de la UE -  Participarán en las Primeras Olimpiadas Mundiales de Robótica para Estudiantes de Educación Secundaria Para su Difusión Inmediata10 de mayo del 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) será el anfitrión de las primeras olimpiadas mundiales de robótica para estudiantes de educación secundaria este julio en Washington, D.C., con casi 160 naciones asistiendo al evento, incluyendo ...

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Nearly 40 European Nations to Participate in World’s First, International Robot Olympics

Building a more Cohesive Education Agenda through Science and TechnologyNearly 40 European Nations – Including 27 EU Member States – to Participate in World’s First, International Robot Olympics for High School Students  For Immediate Release 10 May 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot Olympics for high school students this July in Washington, D.C., with nearly 160 nations in attendance, including nearly 40 nations from Europe. With each nation planning to send one team to ...

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Más del 80 por ciento de las naciones de América del Norte / Caribe Atenderan las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica de Educación Secundaria

Fortaleciendo la Educación STEM en América del Norte a través de la Robótica Cerca de 20 Naciones en Norteamérica, Centroamérica y el Caribe Participarán en las Primeras Olimpiadas Internacionales de Robótica para Estudiantes de Secundaria Para Difusión Inmediata4 de mayo del 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) será el anfitrión de las primeras olimpiadas internacionales de robótica para estudiantes de educación secundaria este julio en Washington, D.C., con casi 160 naciones participantes, incluyendo más del 80 por ciento de ...

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More than 80 Percent of North American/Caribbean Nations to Attend First International Robot Olympics for High School Students

Strengthening STEM Education in North America through RoboticsNearly 20 Nations throughout North America, Central America, and the Caribbean to Participate in World’s First, International Robot Olympics for High School Students   For Immediate Release 4 May 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot Olympics for high school students this July in Washington, D.C., with nearly 160 nations in attendance, including over 80 percent of the countries from across North America, Central America, and ...

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40+ Nations from Asia to Compete in World’s First International Robot Olympics in Washington DC

Empowering the Youth of Asia through Science and Technology High School Students from More Than 40 Nations Across Asia to Compete in World’s First, International Robot Olympics  For Immediate Release 2 May 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) is launching the world’s first international robot Olympics for high school students this July in Washington, D.C., with nearly 160 nations in attendance, including teams from almost every nation in Asia. With nations from all 6 populated continents planning to send one team each to represent ...

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All 12 South American Nations to Attend the World’s First Robot Olympics for High School Students in Washington, D.C.

Advancing South America’s Education Agenda through Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics High School Students from Every South American Nation to Participate in World’s First, International Robot Olympics For Immediate Release26 April 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot Olympics for high school students this July in Washington, D.C., with nearly 160 nations in attendance, including teams from every South American nation. With each country planning to send one team to represent ...

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Las 12 Naciones Sudamericanas Atenderan las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica de Educación Secundaria del Mundo en Washington, D.C.

Avanzando la Agenda de Educación de América del Sur a través de la Ciencia, Tecnología, Ingeniería y Matemáticas Estudiantes de Secundaria de todas las Naciones Sudamericanas participarán en las Primeras Olimpiadas de Robótica del Mundo Para difusión inmediata 26 de abril 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) será el anfitrión de las primeras olimpiadas mundiales de robótica para estudiantes de educación secundaria este julio en Washington, D.C., con casi 160 naciones atendiendo, incluyendo equipos de todos los países sudamericano...

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ايجاد فرص أفريقيا الكامنه من خلال العلوم والتكنولوجيا والهندسة والرياضيات

ايجاد فرص أفريقيا الكامنه من خلال العلوم والتكنولوجيا والهندسة والرياضيات

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A la Découverte du Potentiel Inexploité de l’Afrique par la Science, la Technologie, l’Ingénierie et les Mathématiques

A la Découverte du Potentiel Inexploité de l’Afrique par la Science, la Technologie, l’Ingénierie et les Mathématiques Pour Diffusion Immédiate24 avril, 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) lancera les premiers jeux Olympiques internationaux de Robotique pour les étudiants de niveau secondaire ce juillet à Washington, D.C., avec environ 160 pays, dont plus de 40 nations africains. Avec le plan de chaque nation d’envoyer une équipe pour représenter son pays d’origine dans cet événement global de premier ordre, les équipes ...

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40-Plus African Nations to Attend 1st International Robot Olympics for High School Students in Washington, D.C.

40-Plus African Nations to Attend 1st International Robot Olympics for High School Students in Washington, D.C. For Immediate Release24 April 2017Alexandria, VA. - FIRST Global (www.first.global) is hosting the world’s first international robot Olympics for high school students this July in Washington, D.C., with nearly 160 nations in attendance, including more than 40 nations from Africa. With each nation planning to send one team to represent their home country at this first-of-a-kind global event, participating teams will include representatives from every ...

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158 Naciones Participarán en las Olimpiadas Internacionales de Robots en Washington, D.C.

¡Un Nuevo tipo de Olimpiadas! FIRST Global Recibirá a más de 150 Naciones en la Capital de E.U.A para las Primeras Olimpiadas Mundiales de Robótica A Nivel de Educación Secundaria Para Circulación Inmediata 30 de marzo 2017Alexandria, VA. – FIRST Global está lanzando un nuevo tipo de Olimpiadas, pero esta vez estarán enfocadas en lo que la siguiente generación de ingenio nos brindará.  Con competidores tan diversos como un equipo musulmán/cristiano completamente femenino de Jordania, hasta un equipo rural Hondureño cuyos miembros deben atravesar ...

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158 Nations Participeront aux Jeux Olympiques Internationaux de Robots à Washington, DC

Un Nouveau type de jeux Olympiques! FIRST Global Accueillera plus de 150 Pays à la Capital Américaine pour les Premiers Jeux Olympiques de Robotique au Niveau Secondaire Pour Diffusion Immédiate 30 mars 2017Alexandria, VA. – FIRST Global lance un nouveau type d’Olympiques, mais cette fois avec un focus sur ce que l’ingénuité de la prochaine génération peut nous donner. Avec des concurrents aussi diversifiés qu’une équipe féminine musulmane/chrétienne de Jordanie a une équipe hondurienne rurale dont les membres doivent traverser une montagne ...

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158 Nation, International Robot Olympics to be Held in Washington, D.C.

A Whole New Kind of Olympics! FIRST Global to Host More than 150 Nations in U.S. Capital for World’s 1st High School-level Robot Olympics For Immediate Release March 30, 2017Alexandria, VA. – FIRST Global is launching a whole new kind of Olympics, but this time with a focus on what the next generation’s ingenuity can give us. With competitors as diverse as an all-female Muslim/Christian team from Jordan to a rural Honduran team whose members must cross a mountain to attend school, FIRST Global will host one team from each of more than 150 nations (in ...

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