Robotex 2017 takes place on 24 - 26 November in the Estonian Fair Centre

During this three-day event international robot competitions in known categories will take place.

Challenges are available for all, despite their level of technical skills or age. Many competitive tasks have been prepared on the basis of internationa standards, which provides an opportunity to compete with the same robots in other parts of the world later on.

Registration for competitions is now closed!

Competitions

Sumo

Sumo robot has to push its opponent out of the ring while following all the rules of competitions. Competitions are for all age groups.

Seven different Sumo competitions will be organised

  • LEGO Sumo
  • 3 kg LEGO Sumo
  • Mini Sumo
  • Micro Sumo
  • Nano Sumo
  • 3 kg Sumo
  • iRobot Sumo
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ALLAR AASJÕE

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

allar.aasjoe@robotex.ee

+372 53467363

TTÜ Maze Solving

In this competition, the mission of the autonomous Micromouse (robot) is to negotiate a maze from specified corner to its centre in the shortest possible time.

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KARL-TANEL PAES

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

karltanel.paes@robotex.ee

+372 56221762

Line Following

Line following is one of the most popular robotic competitions in the world and it is carried out at Robotex for the sixth time. The task for line following robots is to drive through the track marked with a black line as fast as possible. Two robots are competing alongside with each other on parallel mirrored tracks.

Line Following is held in three different categories

  • Line Following
  • LEGO Line Following
  • Line Following Enhanced
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PRIIT NORAK

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

priit.norak@robotex.ee

+372 51927800

Line Following

Line Following Enhanced

Folkrace

The aim of the competition is to simulate the immersive nature of the rallycross. Up to five robots are allowed to access the track at the same time.

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ALLAR AASJÕE

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

allar.aasjoe@robotex.ee

+372 53467363

Tallink Water Rally

The aim of the competition is to imitate the enthralling character similar to boat rally. Water rally is similar to Folkrace but the robots have to compete in a more hostile environment.

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ALLAR AASJÕE

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

allar.aasjoe@robotex.ee

+372 53467363

CDP Grand Challenge

This competition was created by CDP Technologies Estonia in cooperation with the Robotex team. The goal is to demolish all green houses without red houses loosing their height. It is one of the most complicated competitions in Robotex and it is completed only by the best of the best.

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ALLAR AASJÕE

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

allar.aasjoe@robotex.ee

+372 53467363

City Passing

The task is to construct a robot that is able to drive through the city and park itself in a specific parking space. The robot must remain within the limits of the road and observe the traffic light and road signs in the city.

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KARL-TANEL PAES

CONTESTS COORDINATOR

karltanel.paes@robotex.ee

+372 56221762

Basketball

This year is the first time that the Robotex basketball competition takes place. In the basketball competition, two robots compete against each other, trying to score as many baskets as possible in given time. It is one of the hardest competitions in Robotex.

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karl-tanel paes

contests coordinator

karltanel.paes@robotex.ee

+372 56221762

DJI Drone Race

This competition will be held for the second time at Robotex. Unmanned aerial robots have to pass obstacles and be faster than their opponents while doing so.

Droonide takistussõit
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priit norak

contests coordinator

priit.norak@robotex.ee

+372 51927800

VEX

Winner will be the best VEX robot in the competitions.

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karl-tanel paes

contests coordinator

karltanel.paes@robotex.ee

+372 56221762

Insplay Robo League

The Insplay Robo League means demonstrating of static and moving robotic models. Model can include different components, but has to be programmed and move on self-designed competition area.

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kadri naanu

contests coordinator

kadri.naanu@robotex.ee

Insplay LEGO WeDo

In the Insplay LEGO WeDo competition, a demonstration of static and moving models takes place. The model may contain different robotic components, but must be programmed and contain moving parts or move on a self-designed competition area.

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KADRI NAANU

contests coordinator

kadri.naanu@robotex.ee

University of Tartu Mind Control

The goal of the competition is to solve a problem by controlling the robot’s movement with your mind.

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karl-tanel paes

contests coordinator

karltanel.paes@robotex.ee

+372 56221762

Makeblock MakeX Challenge

The Makeblock MakeX Challenge is a brand new competition at Robotex, in which the Makeblock mBot V1.1 robot must complete an obstacle course as quickly as possible, while following the track line from start to finish. In addition to regular wall obstacles, the track also has line breaks, line crosses and moving obstacles.

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priit norak

contests coordinator

priit.norak@robotex.ee

+372 51927800

Entrepreneurial Challenge

Entrepreneurial Challenge is a brand new competition at Robotex, in which people have to present their innovative, working robotic product, solving a real world problem that customers would want to buy. The goal is to get the most upvotes from the visitors of Robotex, and win money.

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SANDER GANSEN

CHIEF INTERNATIONAL OFFICER

sander.gansen@robotex.ee

+372 5621 8861

Starship Animal Rescue

Lost animals are sad and they also make us sad. Let’s program an autonomous robot to rescue all the animals from the city!
First 5 teams are eligible to claim a free robot for the competition from Starship Technologies. In addition to regular prizes for the first three places the competition also has a Grand Prize of 10 000€.

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priit norak

contests coordinator

priit.norak@robotex.ee

+372 51927800