This year's contest will be held on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, in the Hermann Hall Auditorium with check-in starting at 4:00pm.
Announcement of Contest
Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis after 4:00pm in any general Illinois Tech spaces NOT marked GOLD or RESERVED. Please display this parking permit on the dashboard of your vehicle.General Information
As of the 2013 contest, the Garcher Trophy will be awarded to the most efficient bridge in the three Chicago regions. The trophy is named in honor of the founder of Midwest Products, a big supporter of this contest in its early days.Past Regional Contest Results
Links to Roy Coleman's video and other bridge building tips.