Welcome

The West Georgia Technology Competition  is an annual technology competition for students in the West Georgia Region of the state of Georgia. The West Georgia region includes students who attend public schools, private schools, and home schools in Carroll County, Carrollton City, Coweta County, Fayette County, Heard County, Meriwether County, and Troup County.

Students who would like to participate in the Technology Competition are encouraged to begin working on their projects early to allow time to create an excellent project.

 

Regional Competition will be January 17, 2020 at the Caroll County Center for Performing Arts. The Registration Deadline: (January 8, 2020ABSOLUTELY NO CHANGES CAN TAKE PLACE AFTER THIS DEADLINE DUE TO THE SHORT TURN AROUND TIME WE HAVE TO PREPARE THE SCHEDULE, JUDGE MATERIALS, ETC.

IMPORTANT REMINDER:  All school systems must enter their projects in a district level competition and send only 1st place winners from the district competition. 

REGISTRATION WEBSITE

Registration is now open!
http://register.gastc.org/#/landing/WestGeorgia

(1) Please do not create duplicate registrations.  If you discover a mistake after you submit your registration please contact the regional director by email (richard.free@heard.k12.ga.us) or by phone (706-675-5764) or fax (706-675-5764) with any corrections.  We suggest that you print this registration confirmation.

(2) Please do not use the BACK button to start a new registration.  A link is provided on the confirmation page (top right) for each registration to start a new form.  (Use of the back button causes the form to be rejected and will cancel the registration.)

(3) Students who are selected as first place winners at our regional are invited to participate in the Georgia Student Technology Competition (held in March each year).  The Georgia Student Technology Competition will be held at Kennesaw State University (MARIETTA CAMPUS) (formerly Southern Poly) in Marietta, GA.

(4) Absolutely no ties are allowed. No exceptions.

IF you have any issues registering using this new site please contact me (richard.free@heard.k12.ga.us) so I can investigate the situation.

SCHEDULE (all times are approximated):

8:30Check-in begins
9:00Judge interviews begin
11:45Judging interviews complete
12:45Award Ceremony Begins
1:30Dismissal

We will make every effort to keep to the schedule and will move it along when possible by calling students early for judging times.  Participants can help by being ready to present should their project is called early.  Students should report to the entrance to the judging area between 5 and 10 minutes prior to their judge interview time.

Upon arrival to the Technology Competition, please have one person stop by the check-in desk at the main entrance to turn in release forms and check-in.


Many thanks to our sponsors:

 
Sponsor: Yamaha
 
 Sponsor: Coweta Stem Institute

INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY

Should there be inclement weather on the scheduled day of the West Georgia Technology Competition please check the Atlanta televisions stations for school closings. In the event the Coweta County Schools are closed, we will reschedule for a later date.  The date and location, should we have to relocate, will be announced on this website and will be emailed to all registered advisers as soon as possible.


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