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Regional network that represents organizational partnerships.

The MATE Competition Network began in 2001 and currently consists of 48 regional events that take place across the U.S. and around the world. Regional competitions serve as feeders into the annual MATE World Championship.

The Regional Competition Network represents partnerships with organizations such as professional societies, research institutions, state and government agencies, community colleges and universities, public aquaria and science museums, and non-profits.

Below is an alphabetical list of the regional competitions. Clicking on the region name will direct you to that regional's webpage. If you are unsure which region you should participate in, please contact us!

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Regional Venue Location Host Organization Date Competition Classes
Kingsport, Tennessee
Kingsport Aquatic Center
June 18-22, 2024
EXPLORER/RANGER/PIONEER
Dauphin Island, Alabama
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
April 26-28, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Pago Pago, American Samoa
American Samoa Department of Education
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Tucson, Arizona
University of Arizona Campus Recreation Center
May 4, 2024
SCOUT
Singapore American School, Singapore
Sekolah Robot Indonesia
April 14-15, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
St. George's, Bermuda
Bermuda Institute of Biological Sciences
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Watsonville, California
MATE/MTS
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Vallejo, California
California State University Maritime Academy
April 6, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR
Long Beach, California
Long Beach City College
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador
The Fisheries and Marine Institute of the Memorial University of Newfoundland
May 2-4, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Chongqing, China
International League of Underwater Robot (ILUR)
April 27-28, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER/EXPLORER
Shanghai, China
Seed International Ltd - dba ASDAN China
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR
Shanghai & Beijing, China
IPERC
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Wuxi City, China
Smartsea
TBD
SCOUT/NAIGATOR
Morehead City, North Carolina
Merrow Foundation
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Longmont, Colorado
Innovation Center of SVVSD, St. Vrain Valley School District
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Alexandria, Egypt
Delta Square International LLC
April 25-27, 2024
RANGER/EXPLORER
Boca Raton, Florida
North Broward Preparatory School
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Savannah, Georgia
Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Alpena, Michigan
Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Hilo, Hawaii
Hawaii Preparatory Academy
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Hong Kong
Institute of Engineering and Technology Hong Kong
TBD
RANGER/EXPLORER
Mumbai, India
SMARVOM NMIMS University
TBD
RANGER/EXPLORER
Taipa, Macau
Macau Anglican College
TBD
NAVIGATOR
Norfolk, Virginia
Old Dominion University VMASC
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Hoffman Estates High School
May 18, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Ohio
PAST Foundation
POSTPONED 2025
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Newport, Oregon
Oregon State University
April 20, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Villanova, Pennsylvania
Villanova University
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Vladivostok, Russia
Maritime State University
TBD
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST)
May 16-17, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Johnson City, Tennessee
STREAMWORKS
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Tennessee Valley Robotics
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR
Morristown, Tennessee
Walters State Community College
2025
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR
Memphis, Tennessee
Crosstown High School
April 27, 2024
SCOUT
Baytown, Texas
Oceaneering, Inc.
May 4, 2024
SCOUT/RANGER
Nabeul, Tunisia
scholar group les écoles idéales
TBD
RANGER
Aberdeen, Scotland
Robert Gordon University School of Engineering
March 27, 2024
NAVIGATOR/RANGER/EXPLORER
Washington - Olympic Coast
Forks, Washington
National Marine Sanctuary Foundation for Olympic Coast NMS
May 18, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR
Seattle, Washington
MTS-Puget Sound
May 11, 2024
SCOUT/NAVIGATOR/RANGER