It was a win-win for the University of Advancing Technology in Tempe when it was selected as the site for the recent 2016 Avnet Tech Games as well as winner of most contests in the annual competition. The top teams were determined based on how they met the technical requirements of each task, applied innovative approaches to the solution and demonstrated professional presentation skills.
University of Advancing Technology won the contests for Desktop Domination, HP Fastest IoT Computer Build, IoT Sensor Fusion Challenge, Social Media Mania and WWT/Palo Alto Server Search.
The other winning schools and their respective contests were:
- Chandler-Gilbert Community College: Java Blitz
- Glendale Community College: Solar Scrimmage
- Mesa Community College: Cisco Network Expert Security Battle
- Scottsdale Community College: Robot Race Obstacle Course
South Mountain Community College: Solar Scrimmage