• RoboCup 2014 food experience featured in nutrition congress

    RoboCup 2014 food experience featured in nutrition congress

    In September 20th, Prof. Dr. Ana Lúcia de Freitas Saccol (Centro Universitário Franciscano, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil), member of the food technical committee of RoboCup 2014, took part of the panel “Food production in major events” at the XXIII Brazilian Congress on Nutrition and V Ibero-american Nutriti...

  • Food services opinion survey

    Food services opinion survey

    RoboCup food coordination released today the "RoboCup 2014 food services opinion survey". If you took part in RoboCup 2014 (as a robocuppper or as a visitor) your opinion is very important to improve the quality of future RoboCup events as well as the quality of Paraíba state food services! Please tell u...

  • RoboCup 2014 Results

    RoboCup 2014 Results

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  • RoboCup 2014 launched!

    RoboCup 2014 launched!

    The State Governor of Paraíba State, Ricardo Coutinho, and the general chairs of the event, Prof. Dr. Alexandre Simões and Prof. Dr. Esther Luna, launched RoboCup 2014 today, June 30th, in the Convention Center "Poeta Ronaldo Cunha Lima" in João Pessoa. Contestants from more than 45 countries and more than...

  • RoboParty: educational event for 50 new groups

    RoboParty: educational event for 50 new groups

    50 teams can still take part of RoboCup 2014 in a new initiative: RoboParty! RoboParty is an educational/pedagogical event that gathers teams of maximum 4 people (normally 1 adult and 3 youngsters), during 3 days, to teach how to build mobile autonomous robots (electronics, mechanics and programming) in a ...

  • Discount at Symposium for Brazilian students

    Discount at Symposium for Brazilian students

    The organizing committee of RoboCup 2014 and RoboCup Federation are happy to announce special discounts for the registration of Brazilian undergraduate and graduate students at the RoboCup Symposium! This is a great opportunity to be in contact with some of the most prestigious Robotics and Artificial Int...

  • RoboCup robots in Brazilian news

    RoboCup robots in Brazilian news

    RoboCup japanese team featured in Brazilian news. "Jornal Hoje", TV Globo. June, 5th, 2014. ...

  • AAAI and RoboCup 2014 anounce partnership

    AAAI and RoboCup 2014 anounce partnership

    RoboCup is pleased to acknowledge its cooperation with the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), which will be publicising the conference to its membership. Of special interest to RoboCup 2014 participants is an introductory membership offer from AAAI, which provides a complimenta...

  • Astronaut Marcos Pontes supports RoboCup 2014

    Astronaut Marcos Pontes supports RoboCup 2014

    Brazilian astronaut Marcos Pontes released a video supporting RoboCup 2014 in Brazil. He became the first Brazilian and the first native Portuguese-speaking person to go into space. Lieutenant Colonel Pontes stayed on the International Space Station for one week and in this period re carried out eight scie...

  • RoboCupJunior

    RoboCupJunior

    RoboCupJunior is a project-oriented educational initiative that sponsors local, regional and international robotic events for young students. It is designed to introduce RoboCup to primary and secondary school children, as well as undergraduates who do not have the resources to get involved in the senior lea...

  • RoboCup Logistics League

    RoboCup Logistics League

    The steady increase in worldwide transport tasks asks for improved autonomous solutions. Following the RoboCup spirit this league’s objective is to enable scientific work in order to achieve a flexible solution of material and informational flow within industrial production using self-organising Robots. Thi...

  • RoboCup@work

    RoboCup@work

    RoboCup@Work is a new competition in RoboCup that targets the use of robots in work-related scenarios. It aims to foster research and development that enables use of innovative mobile robots equipped with advanced manipulators for current and future industrial applications, where robots cooperate with human w...

  • RoboCup@Home

    RoboCup@Home

    The competition of RoboCup @Home consists of tests which the robots have to solve. The tests will change over the years to become more advanced and function as an overall quality measurement in desired areas. The ultimate scenario is the real world itself. To build up the required technologies gradually a bas...

  • Rescue Simulation Agents

    Rescue Simulation Agents

    The goal of the urban search and rescue (USAR) robot competitions is to increase awareness of the challenges involved in search and rescue applications, provide objective evaluation of robotic implementations in representative environments, and promote collaboration between researchers. A generic urban disast...

  • Rescue Robots

    Rescue Robots

    Robot League is an international league of teams with one objective: Develop and demonstrate advanced robotic capabilities for emergency responders using annual competitions to evaluate, and teaching camps to disseminate, best-in-class robotic solutions. Official league’s page: http://wiki.robocup.org/...

  • Humanoid League

    Humanoid League

    In the Humanoid League, autonomous robots with a human-like body plan and human-like senses play soccer against each other. Unlike humanoid robots outside the Humanoid League the task of perception and world modeling is not simplified by using non-human like range sensors. In addition to soccer competitions t...

  • Standard Platform League

    Standard Platform League

    In the Standard Platform League, soccer is played with a standardized robot platform, i.e. all teams compete with identical robots and only differ in the software they develop. The robots operate fully autonomously, such that there is no external control by humans or computers. However, the robots can communi...

  • Middle Size League

    Middle Size League

    In the Middle Size League (MSL) two teams of five autonomous robots play soccer on a 18 x 12 meter indoor field. Each robot is equipped with sensors and an on-board computer to analyse the current game situation and successfully play soccer.  Through wireless communication the robots can establish inter-team...

  • Small Size League

    Small Size League

    A Small Size robot soccer game takes place between two teams of six robots each. The robot must fit within an 180mm diameter circle and must be no higher than 15 cm. The robots play soccer with an orange golf ball on a green carpeted field that is 6.05 m long by 4.05 m wide. All objects on the field are tr...

  • Simulation League

    Simulation League

    Without the necessity to maintain any robot hardware, the RoboCup Simulation League's focus comprises artificial intelligence and team strategy. The simulation league comprises 2D and 3D soccer simulation. 2D Soccer Simulation Official league’s page: http://wiki.robocup.org/wiki/Soccer_Simulation_Leag...

  • Rodney Brooks confirmed as Invited Speaker

    Rodney Brooks confirmed as Invited Speaker

    RoboCup 2014 is happy to announce the emeritus robotics professor of MIT Rodney Brooks as Invited Speaker of RoboCup Symposium 2014! Read Rodney Brooks biography here....

  • RoboCup Overview - Video

    RoboCup Overview - Video

     Have you ever heard about RoboCup? Have a tour with us around past RoboCup events, and learn more about its goals, robots, leagues, people and activities....

  • RoboCup 2014 - João Pessoa - Brazil

    RoboCup 2014 - João Pessoa - Brazil

    João Pessoa is located in the northeast of the Brazilian coast. Capital of Paraíba state, with close to 720,000 inhabitants, João Pessoa is a peaceful touristic place with a beautiful seaside, also known as the second greenest city in the world and the easternmost place of the Americas. ...

  • RoboCup 2014 - João Pessoa - Brazil

    RoboCup 2014 - João Pessoa - Brazil

    There are two major Atlantic Forest reserves inside the city with an enormous biodiversity. The average temperature in the city during all year is about 28o Celsius, with minimum variation. The sun rises about 4:50h and sets around 17:20h....

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  • RoboCup Soccer

    The main focus of the RoboCup competitions is the game of soccer, where the research goals concern cooperative multi-robot…

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  • Simulation League

    Without the necessity to maintain any robot hardware, the RoboCup Simulation League’s focus comprises artificial intelligence and team strategy…

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  • Small Size League

    A Small Size robot soccer game takes place between two teams of six robots each. The robot must fit within…

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  • Middle Size League

    In the Middle Size League (MSL) two teams of five autonomous robots play soccer on a 18 x 12 meter…

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  • Standard Platform League

    In the Standard Platform League, soccer is played with a standardized robot platform, i.e. all teams compete with identical…

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  • Humanoid League

    In the Humanoid League, autonomous robots with a human-like body plan and human-like senses play soccer against each…

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  • Rescue Robots

    Robot League is an international league of teams with one objective: Develop and demonstrate advanced robotic capabilities for emergency responders…

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  • Rescue Simulation Agents

    The goal of the urban search and rescue (USAR) robot competitions is to increase awareness of the challenges involved in…

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  • RoboCup@Home

    The competition of RoboCup @Home consists of tests which the robots have to solve. The tests will change over the…

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  • RoboCup@work

    RoboCup@Work is a new competition in RoboCup that targets the use of robots in work-related scenarios. It aims…

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  • RoboCup Logistics League

    The steady increase in worldwide transport tasks asks for improved autonomous solutions. Following the RoboCup spirit this league’s objective…

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  • RoboCupJunior

    RoboCupJunior is a project-oriented educational initiative that sponsors local, regional and international robotic events for young students. It is…

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