Mark your calendars! The 2013 Schedule has been announced.
Kickoff Day: 09/07/13
  Demo Day: 10/12/13
  Game Day: 10/19/13
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BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science, and Technology) is an organization dedicated to fostering science and engineering among high school and middle school students throughout the country. Each year, a competition is held where students construct a robot from a limited set of materials. The robot competes in a game against the other schools where the robots may be removing "dangerous" materials, rescuing aliens, or saving the world. The North Houston BEST Hub supports schools from the Montgomery County and North Harris County area.

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Texas BEST Regional Results
November 11, 2013
Texas BEST Regional Results
This past weekend our 3 advancing teams, Clear Creek ISD, The Woodlands Homeschoolers, and The Academy of Science & Technology participated in the Texas BEST Regional competition that hosted the 60 best teams from Texas and surrounding area. All 3 teams made it into the 16 team semi-finals and The Academy of Science & Technology advanced to the finals and won 4th place! Congratulations to all our teams!
Gatekeeper Results
October 19, 2013
Gatekeeper Results
The results from our 2013 competition, Gatekeeper, have been posted. Congratulations to the winners of the Robotics Competition & 2nd place in the BEST Award, Clear Creek ISD, the winners of the BEST Award, The Woodlands Homeschoolers, and 2nd place in the Robotics Competition, The Academy of Science & Technology . Those 3 teams are advancing to the Texas BEST regional competition in Dallas on November 9th. Full Competition Results and other awards are available.
Gatekeeper Game Day Video Stream Between 9:45AM and 4:30PM Central Time check out our live stream from Game Day. Our tentative schedule is seeding between 9:45 and 12:15 with a wildcard match shortly after. Then we have semi-finals from 1:45 to 2:45pm and finals from 3:00 until 3:30pm. An awards ceremony will follow. Good luck to all our competitors!
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Many thanks to the sponsors of the 2013 competition!
Corporate Sponsor
Baker Hughes
Platinum Sponsor
  • ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)

Silver Sponsors
  • ExxonMobil
  • GJ Snyder III

Bronze Sponsors
  • Chevron
National Sponsors
Vex Consulting igus
BEST Friends
  • LogoStuff, Inc.
  • Stokes Hardware
  • Steve Bliven
Venue Sponsors
  • Lone Star College - Montgomery
  • The Woodlands Mall
  • Conroe Independent School District