Online World Championship Award Ceremony Webinar Saturday October 17, 8:30 am EDT
Robofest conquered the challenges of COVID-19 by hosting a successful World Robotics Competition online between August 28, 2020 and October 10, 2020. Teams from Canada, Egypt, Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates & The United States of America will be recognized for their extraordinary efforts and perseverance
LTU President & CEO Dr. Moudgil will deliver a video message and LTU Vice President & Provost Dr. Tarek Sobh will join us live to preside over a special awards session.
The 2020 Robofest Online World Championship category winners will be announced.
All competitors, coaches and families as well as Robofest fans are welcome to attend the Zoom Webinar - to register: 2020 ROWC Closing & Awards Ceremony
Robofest is a festival of competitions and events with autonomous robots that encourages students to have fun while learning principles of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and Computer Science. Students design, construct, and program the robots. Any robotics kits are allowed in the construction of robots. Robots can be programmed with any programming language. Robofest programs support Computer Science for All.
Since 1999, over 28,000 students have competed in Robofest, including teams from 15 United States and the countries of Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, England, France, Ghana, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Kenya, Lebanon, Macau, Malawi, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, and UAE.
Teams compete in the junior (grades 5-8), senior (grades 9-12), and college divisions. For RoboParade, Junior includes 4th grade. Student teams, composed of up to five members each, can participate in a variety of events in 2020:
|Accomplish robotics missions using fully autonomous robots. Robofest Game especially puts math skills to the test.||CLOSED|
|Each team has complete freedom to show off any creative computer programmed robotics R&D project.||
|High School and College teams create intelligent and interactive medical robotics/device projects||CLOSED|
|Vision Centric Challenge. Advanced category for Sr. high school students||
Be the first robot to push intentionally a bottle off the table OR be the last robot remaining on the table. (Level: beginners)
A parade of autonomous robotic floats (Level: beginners)
|RoboArts (Formerly GRAF). Robotic Music, Fashion & Dance, Robotic Painting, and Interactive Kinetic Sculptures||CLOSED|
|Unknown Mission Challenge. Mission tasks will be totally unknown until the day of competition||CLOSED|
|Camps||Hands-on workshops + mini competitions||CLOSED|
|World conference on Integrated STEaM Education through Robotics||CLOSED|