The RoboCup 2014 will take place at the Convention Center “Poeta Ronaldo Cunha Lima” in João Pessoa, Brazil. Major and Junior competitions, as well as the Symposium, will be distributed in the buildings of the Convention Center Complex.
The Complex is composed of four buldings:
- Events Center (11,500m2): with 16 major rooms that can be integrated in one and many other smaller rooms, the events center will host major and junior categories, as well as food facilities.
- Events Pavillion (19,500m2): the pavillion has no internal divisions and will host major and junior categories, as well as food facilities.
- Restaurant and Observatory: the main food facility of the event will be located in the restaurant tower.
- Theater and Auditorium (11,700m2): with the capacity of over 3,000 spectators, the theater will host cerimonies, the Symposium and Poster Sessions.
Parking and Accessibility
Except for the auditorium and tower, all buildings are at floor level with physical accessibility for those with reduced mobility. The tower and theater have lifts to allow accessing their facilities. According to Brazilian law, special spots have to be dedicated to those with disabilities. RoboCup 2014 will have a special policy for these cases.
Parking slots are distributed around the complex. There will be a special area for bus parking. There is a taxi area in front of the complex.
How to get there
A shuttle line dedicated to RoboCupppers will be provided by the organization from the hotel area (specified in Accomodations) to the Venue. The complete list of stops will be available here.
Centro de Convenções “Poeta Ronaldo Cunha Lima”
PB 008, km 5
Pólo Turístico Cabo Branco
João Pessoa – Paraíba – Brazil