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— R. Steven Rainwater
Guindy, Chennai, India
Robotics events this year include K!onstructor,
Khimera, Pandemonium, XCEED, and
NIT, Trichy, India
Events include Micromouse, Fix the Android,
PIP Bots, and Crop Circles.
IIT, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
This year's events include Reconnaissance, Robot's
Got Talent, Trip to the Future, and FIFA 2050.
6-10 APEC 2011 Micromouse Contest
Fort Worth Convention Center
Ft. Worth, TX
High-speed, tiny robots solve a maze as fast as
possible. The APEC conference runs March 6
through 10. The Micromouse contest will be on
March 7th at 8 pm.
AMD Jerry Sanders Creative Design Contest
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
16 SERVO 02.2011
Robots must identify and collect colored Nerf balls.
Events include Micro Sumo, Mini Sumo, Standard
Sumo, Parallel Slalom, and Slalom Enhanced.
Manitoba Robot Games
Tec Voc High School, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Lots of events including Standard Sumo, Mini
Sumo, Mini-Tractor Pull, Super Scramble, Line
Following, and Robo-Critters.
9-10 Trinity College Fire Fighting
Home Robot Contest
Trinity College, Hartford, CT
The goal of this contest is to produce a
computer-controlled robot capable of navigating
through a mock house, locating a fire, and
extinguishing the flames. The robot with the
shortest time wins.
Robotics Innovations Competition
This event includes robot mobility through
VEX Robotics World Championship
This event includes high school and university
Ft. Mason's Festival Pavillion, San Francisco, CA
This event includes FIRA, BEAM, MINDSTORMS,