About the Conference
At the Southern New England Advocacy Conference all FIRST Robotics Competition and FIRST Tech Challenge teams from Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island are invited to learn about how state laws are made and how to talk to politicians. The first day will consist of a few speakers and then breakout sessions to practice what you will talk to your representatives about. The second day you will go to your state capital and meet with your representatives.
The first day will be at WPI in the Odeum.Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609
The second day you will go to the offices of your representatives in the capital of your state: Hartford, Boston, or Providence.
Boston, MAState House
24 Beacon St.
Boston, MA, 02133
Hartford, CTLegislative Office Building
300 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Providence, RIRhode Island General Assembly
82 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02903