FTC World Championship

The FIRST Championship is the culmination of the season's FIRST programs, bringing together three separate robotics competitions for the ultimate Sport for the Mind™. The event includes the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Championship, the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) World Championship, and the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) World Festival. Also featured is the Junior FIRST LEGO League (Jr.FLL) World Festival Expo. 128 FIRST Tech Challenge teams advance to the FTC World Championship.

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2015 FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship Schedule

Union Station, St. Louis, MO

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
8:00 AM FTC Team Registration Opens - Midway
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Team Judging Interviews (Scheduled Appointments) - Regency Ballroom

Team Robot Inspections (Scheduled Appointments) - Grand Ballroom

9:00 AM - 5:30 PM FTC New Platform Demonstration - Union Station Mall
10:00 AM & 11:15 AM Union Station Student Amabassador Training - Grand Ballroom
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Innovation Faire - Renaissance Hotel
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM FTC Driver's Meeting - Grand Ballroom
2:30 PM - 6:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches - Grand Ballroom
3:00 PM - 8:45 PM FIRST Championship Conferences - America's Center
6:00 PM FTC Pits Close - Midway
6:00 PM FTC Mascot Dance - Union Station Courtyard
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM FLL & FTC Wednesday Welcome - Union Station Courtyard
Thursday, April 23, 2015
7:00 AM Pits Open - Midway
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches - Grand Ballroom
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM FTC New Platform Demonstration - Union Station Mall
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM FIRST Championship Conferences - America's Center
1:00 PM FTC Pits Close - Teams to Renaissance and America's Center
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Innovation Faire & Scholarship Row - Renaissance Hotel
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM FIRST Championship Opening Ceremony - America's Center Edward Jones Dome
Friday, April 24, 2015
7:00 AM Pits Open - Midway
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM FTC Qualification Matches - Grand Ballroom
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM FIRST Championship Conferences - America's Center
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM FTC New Platform Demonstration - Union Station Mall
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Innovation Faire & Scholarship Row - Renaissance Hotel
1:00 PM - 5:30 PM FTC Qualification Matches - Grand Ballroom
6:00 PM Pits Close - Midway
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Jr. FLL & FTC Cascade Challenge - Union Station Courtyard
Saturday, April 25, 2015
7:00 AM Pits Open - Midway
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM FTC Alliance Selection - Grand Ballroom
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FTC New Platform Demonstration - Union Station Mall
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Scholarship Row - America's Center Edward Jones Dome
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Innovation Faire - Renaissance Hotel
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Mascot Dance - Grand Ballroom
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON FTC Semi-Final and Final Matches - Grand Ballroom
1:30 - 2:30 PM FIRST Tech Challenge Awards Ceremony - Grand Ballroom
4:00 PM FTC Pits Close - Midway
6:30 - 10:00 PM FIRST Championship Closing Ceremony & Finale - America's Center Edward Jones Dome

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*Schedule updated 4/10/15. All times are subject to change. All times are estimated based on the flow of matches. See Pit Admin for updated times.

FTC World Championship Team Lists:

Schedules:

Union Station Maps:

Resources for Advancing Teams:

2014 FTC World Championship Awards, Competition Results and archived team information

2013 FTC World Championship Awards, Competition Results and archived team information