About Us

Central Region Robotics Trust

Purpose

To promote and facilitate the use of robotics and similar STEM activities by students in the Central North Island.

Board of Trustees

Ben Ellery
Chairperson
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Stephan van Haren
Deputy Chairperson
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Vincent Ardern
Secretary
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General Contact

Enquiries: 
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Robotics in the Region

and indicate a school's participation in the VEX IQ Challenge and VEX Robotics Competition respectively.

Longburn School


Contact: Jo Emerson
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College Street Normal School


Contact: Clive Robertson
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St Peter's College

 
Contact: Stephan van Haren
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St Peter's College

 
Contact: Stephan van Haren
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Palmerston North Boys' High School


Contact: Duncan Liengme
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Feilding High School

 
Contact: Graham Conlon
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Rangitikei College

 
Contact: Deborah Jorgensen
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Wanganui High School


Contact: Grant Collie
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Wider Robotics Community

Robotics in New Zealand

KIWIBOTS

The NZ Robotics Charitable Trust (trading as KIWIBOTS) manages the various VEX robotics programmes throughout New Zealand and Australasia.


Robotics Worldwide

VEX Robotics

VEX Robotics (as a subsidiary of Innovation First, Inc.) is the governing body for the VEX Robotics Competition and VEX IQ Challenge worldwide, and is the primary provider of VEX EDR and VEX IQ components.