Automation Day 2014

OSU Automation Society proudly presents, its biggest event of the year - The OSU Automation Day 2014 on March 7th 2014. The Automation Day, initiated in 2012, celebrates and creates awareness about Automation as a career on the OSU campus. Team 2013-14 is excited to bring out the 3rd Automation Day - bigger, better and more meaningful. We have several events lined up: 

OSU Automation Day Program


Time & Venue

Speaker/ Sponsor Details

Speaker Talk

10:30 – 11:15 AM


Glenn Haines – Toshiba

ATRC 102

Introduction to the Automation Contest

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Open to all; teams of 2; sign up required;

Cordell Lab


12:30 – 1:15 PM

ATRC Vogt Room

Sign up required

Automation Contest

1:30 – 3:30 PM

Cordell Computer Lab

Coffee break

3:30 – 4 PM

ATRC Vogt Room

Prepare for Poster Presentation

Put posters on display

Poster Presentation

4 PM – 6 PM

ATRC Vogt Room

Speaker Talk

6 – 6:45 PM

ATRC 102

Dinner + Awards + Concluding Remarks

 7 – 8: 15 PM

ATRC Vogt Room

Dr. Rhinehart & Shyam Konduri

The Automation Contest requires signup.

The automation design contest 2014 is a path planning and control challenge contest where the goal is to control a Quadcopter in a natural terrain filled with peaks and valleys. The Goal is to design a path to reach a final destination by picking up maximum reward points along the path.