Wearable Device Challenge Logistics

Schedule - April 17

9:00am – Doors Open

9:15-9:45am – Registration

10:00am – Teams present posters, ads, and device prototypes

11:30am – Pizza Lunch*

12:00pm – Awards Announcement

12:30pm – Adjournment

*Students with specific diets should plan to bring packed lunches.


Please complete the below webform no later than February 15 to formally register each teacher and the competing teams they are coaching.  See below “Waiver, Poster Submission, & Participant Details” for information about registering students.

Wearable Device Challenge - Teacher Registration

Middle and high school teachers use this form to register teams for the Wearable Device Challenge no later than February 15th.
  • Please provide the name of your school above.
  • Please provide the name of the teacher sponsoring the team(s).
  • At this time, we can only accommodate 1 or 2 teams from each participating teacher at the competition. If more there is more than one teacher at the same school, each teacher can bring one or two.
  • For example, some schools will have many teams prepare devices and then host an internal competition to select 1 or 2 teams to send to the competition at NCSU.

Waiver, Poster Submission, & Participant Details

Please complete the below webform no later than March 29 to formally register each individual competing student.  Competition materials should be uploaded to this Google Drive folder. Posters must be submitted by April 1 in order to print.

Every participating student also requires a completed and parent-signed copy of the NCSU General Participation Agreement, available for download below. Students can bring the signed copy with them to the competition.

General Participation Agreement –

Download General Participation Agreement Here

Upload Competition Materials Here

If your ad campaign is a website, please create a document with your team name, school name, and the website URL.  Upload this document to the above Submission folder.

Please name your files according to the below examples:

School Name-Teacher Last Name-Team Name-Wearable Device Challenge Poster

School Name-Teacher Last Name-Team Name-Wearable Device Challenge Ad Campaign


February 15, 2018 – Deadline to register teams for the 2018 Wearable Device Challenge

March 29, 2018 – Deadline to submit all materials from competing teams & register students

April 17, 2018 – Wearable Device Challenge held at NC State University


Talley Student Union, NC State University

12610 Cates Ave., Raleigh, NC 27695


Personal Parking

Teachers, families or guests can park in the Coliseum parking deck, in the pay lot area on the lower level. The lot entrance is on Dunn Avenue across from the bus stop.

Only cards accepted, no cash. $2/hour, $10 max/day.

Bus Parking

Bus parking is also located in the Coliseum Parking Deck, surface lot. There should be signs posted saying bus parking only. Your drivers may leave the buses parked in the surface lot. You may then use the surface lot as your unloading / loading zone or use the carriage way behind Talley and move the buses to the surface lot.