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This year's contests for autonomous robots
include Archi Tech, Autobots, Nexus, Robowars,
and Split Second.
FIRST LEGO League of Central Europe
Brandenburg University of Technology
The Central Europe regional for the FIRST
LEGO League — a robot competition for
students ages 10 to 16.
Watch robots mixing cocktails, lighting
cigarettes, and working toward other
ground-breaking achievements in electronic
Powered by Sun
Ostrava, Czech Republic
A race of solar-powered autonomous robots.
Autonomous robots compete in Sumo, mini
Sumo, line following, and freestyle events.
ION Autonomous Snowplow Competition
St. Paul, MN
The folks who run the annual autonomous
lawnmower competition bring you this new
cold-weather robot event for autonomous
IROC International Robot Olympiad
This year's theme for the international student
robot contest is "Robots helping people from
IIT Khargpur, West Bengal, India
Lots of events for autonomous and remote-
control bots including Ballista, Pirate Bay,
RAFT, RoboCop, Fugitives, and Negotiators.
College of Engineering, Pune, India
Events include Micromouse, Dogfight, and
Search and Destroy.
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Uttar
This year's events are Wild Soccer II,
The Isle of Torgua, Robot's Got Talent,
Lumos, and Ocean's Fourteen.
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
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