FIRST Ladies Conference

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FIRST Ladies Conference

The 2017 FIRST Ladies Conference will allow females FIRST participants an opportunity to get together, learn about new topics, and have a little bit of fun!

As part of the conference, the participants will have an opportunity for hands-on learning, tours of cool research labs and engineering companies, as well as hear from female experts in the fields of STEM.

Event Details

  • Monday, June 26 & Tuesday, June 27, 2017.
    Initial check-in is 9am on Monday, June 26th.
  • Kirkwood Regional Center at The University of Iowa
    (2301 Oakdale Blvd, Coralville, Iowa 52241)
  • Registration fee: $50 - will be providing food to attendees of this event. We plan to provide two continental breakfasts, two lunches, a dessert bar and several snacks throughout the event.
  • Registration deadline is Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Who's Invited

  • Female students (grades 9-12) who have participated in either FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competition.
  • Each attendee must be under the supervision of an adult parent, mentor or coach.
  • Adults are welcome to attend the conference.


  • We are arranging great discussions with experts in the engineering field as well as tours of great labs and companies.

A few important notes about the registration system:

  • The Registration form will require attendees to upload a copy of the Liability Waiver & Photo Release Form as well as Alternative Transportation Arrangement form. Its recommended registrants complete the forms, scan them and submit them when registering.
  • The Registration form will allow a coach/mentor to register multiple students as a team. (This will allow for only one transaction for payment.) Must have one complete registration before others can be added.
  • If you want to set up a password for the registration system, you can go back and edit items!
  • There is no group discounts. Sorry!