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— R. Steven Rainwater
AMD Jerry Sanders Creative Design Contest
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL
Autonomous robots built by college teams
compete in one of the oldest university level
IIT Roorkee, India
A variety of events for autonomous robots.
METU Robotics Days
METU Culture and Convention Center, Turkey
Robots compete in events that include line
following, Sumo, mini Sumo, multi-mini Sumo,
minefield, triathlon, and a new search and
Festival de Robotique
Stade Uniprix, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
FIRST events include FRC, FLL, and jrFLL.
20 SERVO 03.2013
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Uttar
Multiple events for autonomous robots.
Zuarinagar, Goa, India
Check the website for forthcoming details on
this year's robot events.
Manitoba Robot Games
Tec Voc High School, Winnipeg, Manitoba,
Events include Sumo, mini Sumo, mini tractor
pull, Super Scramble, line following, and
APEC Micromouse Contest
Long Beach, CA
Super-fast 25 cm square micromouse robots
compete in maze solving.
Lots of events for autonomous robots including
standard Sumo, mini Sumo, micro Sumo, the
Parallel Slalom, and the Slalom Enhanced.
STU, Bratislava, Slovakia, EU
Events include Micromouse, line following,
mini Sumo, and free style.
University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain
Sumo, mini Sumo, Robocup Jr, Eurobot,
Rastreadores, and Velocistas.