RoboJackets is turning 20 this year! To celebrate, we are hosting an event on March 30th dedicated to robotics at Georgia Tech. This event is open to everyone and admission is free! Come out and join us for a day of robotics showcases and competitions, featuring: 3lber combat robots, autonomous RC car racing, and a Lego Sumo competition.
March 30th, 2019
Our event will be hosted on the Georgia Tech Atlanta campus. Most events will take place in the Student Center and the surrounding area.
Competitions and Events:
Competition rules are linked below.Register to participate in competitions
Combat Robots (Student Center Ballroom):
Up to 32 three pounder combat robots will fight in a double elimination bracket. The rules will follow those used in most combat robotics competition in the US (like RoboGames and Motorama). Our official rules V1.0 RoboJackets Combat Robot Competition Rules Compiled.
RoboRacing (Student Center Ballroom):
This hobbyist level autonomous racing competition will have scale RC cars retrofitted with cameras. The cars will race through a small obstacle course around the Campanile. Our official rules V1.1 RoboJackets RoboRacing Rules.
Lego Sumo (Student Center):
This competition is a simplified version of the annual Japanese autonomous sumo competition. Two robots start on either end of a white ring on a black surface and try to push the other robot out of the ring. This event is open to all ages. Our official rules V1.1 RoboJackets Sumo Ruleset.
LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize, or endorse this event.
Showcases (all over campus):
We are working with our corporate sponsors and connections within the Institute to see what kind of STEM activities/demos they could provide for the event.
Hope to see you there!
Questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!