The 6th National Congress of Robotics: The World Robot Olympiad (WRO) Tunisian Qualifications 2016 and the robotics Competition (RoboComp) 2016 will be organized by the Research Groups on Intelligent Machines (REGIM-Lab.), the Sustainable Innovation Tunisia Association (SIT) and the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society (RAS) Tunisia Chapter. This great event will take place on 11-12 July, 2016, in the International Fair of Sfax (Hall 1 and Hall 2) , Sfax-Tunisia .
WRO-Tunisia’2016 aims to qualify one team per track to participate in World Olympiad Robot (WRO) in its 12th edition which will take place in New Delhi (India), on November 11-13, 2016. Find more information about WRO 2016 at www.wro2016india.org.
WRO-Tunisia’2016 and RoboComp aim to bring together worldwide students, young researchers, professionals and international robotics experts to exchange ideas and share problem solving strategies pertaining to robotics. The competition aims also to promote the development of robotics in Tunisia.
1. Regular Category
2. Open Category
3. WRO Football
4. Advanced Robotics Challenge
For overall categories, there are some recommendations according to certain Age Group Definition. The repartition of the age groups is as follows:
- Elementary (Primary) School Age: Participants up to 12 years old in the year of the competition.
- Junior High (Middle) School Age: Participants 13 – 15 years old in the year of the competition.
- High (Secondary) School Age: Participants 16 – 19 years old in the year of the competition.
- WRO Football: Participants 10 – 19 years old in the year of the competition.
- Advanced Robotics Challenge: Participants 17 – 25 years old in the year of the competition.
- Eligible WRO participants ought to respect the rules of WRO mainly related to the choice of their robot’s equipments ( more details in general rules page). Winners will be qualified to participate in WRO India 2016.
- Contestants who don’t respect the rules of WRO mainly related to the choice of their robot’s equipments, can partcipate in the RoboComp and get an award (if they win for sure).