Robofest World Championship - May 17, 18 and 19, 2018
Lawrence Technological University, 21000 West 10 Mile, Southfield, MI 48075 directions to LTU
All Saturday events will take place at Don Ridler Field House (No. 13 building on the LTU Campus Map). Use parking lot "F" or "C". Parking is free. The Open Category events on Thursday and Friday, as well as the WISER conference will be scheduled around campus.
The closest airport is Detroit Metro Airport (DTW). We are approximately 20 miles from the airport. You may want to rent a car for ease in getting to and from the airport and to and from campus.
City of Southfield Website
Recommended hotels near LTU (teams are responsible to reserve hotel rooms directly)
- Comfort Suites, Southfield, MI is within walking distance. Free shutle to/from LTU.
- Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Southfield, is within walking distance.
- The Westin Hotel Southfield, is 1 mile from LTU
- Baymont Inn & Suites Southfield/Detroit is located 2.2 miles or 6 minute drive from LTU; 27500 Northwestern Hwy.
Call the News Media!
We need to recognize students' achievement in science and engineering fields. Each team's achievement is remarkable and needs to be celebrated! If you have any media contacts please call them to publicize your team's achievements. Please call TV stations, newspapers, and other news media and invite them to come to the World Robofest Championship.
World Championship 2017
- Main Categories List of Winners (Game, Exhibition, and Vcc)
- Open Categories List of Winners (BottleSumo, GRAF, UMC, RoboParade)
- Saturday Competitions Results/Scores: Jr. Game Sr. Game RoboHit Math Jr. Exhibition Sr. Exhibition Sr. Exhibition Judges' Comments Jr. GRAF Sr. GRAF Vcc
- Friday Competitions Results/Scores: RoboParade Longest Hit UMC BottleSumo (Jr & Sr)
Official Program in PDF with list of teams
Bios of Exhibition, GRAF, RoboParade, Robot Drawing Judges
Schedule of events
World Championship 2016
Summary Score Sheets for all categories (Under "Files" section)
Friday-Saturday Summary Schedule in PDF (includes map, practice field & competition locations, and dinner information)
Sat May 14 Official List of Game, Exhibition, and Vcc teams in PDF (as of May 11)
Bios of Exhibition Judges (as of May 6)
World Championship 2015
Friday-Saturday Schedule (includes map, practice field & competition locations, and dinner information)
View the Official 2015 World Robofest Poster!
World Championship 2014
- List of World Championship Winners
- Detailed scores can be found on the site webpages.
- Photos have been posted to the Robofest Facebook page!
- Friday-Saturday Schedule (includes map, practice field location, dinner information, and WISER)
- Saturday World Championship Schedule
- Draft Programs: BottleSumo | BottleZone | Unknown Mission Challenge