1st International OIC Robotics Challenge (ORC) Uzbekistan

Scholarship

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 9000
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Opportunity Description

COMSTECH presents an exceptional opportunity for those who are competent in robotics to showcase their skills and participate in this challenge. OIC aims to make ORC a platform to encourage youth and help them develop technical and creative skills in frontier technologies.

Important Details:

  • Deadline:             15th September 2019
  • Location:              UZEXPOCENTRE exhibition center, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • A total of 30-45 international teams will be selected (90 applicants). From the local area, 30 applicants will be selected.
  • The competition is divided in to two categories (rules on each one is found here)
    • Robo-Football (two robots are controlled from a distance to play football)
    • Robo-Sumo (where one robot (autonomous) pushes the other one out of the ring)
  • Team Formation:
    • Maximum number of members in one team: 3
    • Each team can bring one other person who acts as manager or mentor to accompany them but he/she will need pay for his/her own travel
    • Only one member of the team should register all the other teams in one single application.
    • When registering, the applicants should make it distinguishable as to which category they are applying to. (However, they can participant in both)
    • The teams should be in Tashkent before 27th of October 2019

Benefits:

  • Out of 3 team member 2 will have full travel support.
  • For international participants there will be support for 50-60 of them.
  • Lodging and boarding for duration of stay (5 days – 27-31 October)
  • Transportation costs
  • The top 3 team will have attractive cash prizes
  • Guide tour of the many INNOWEEK activities
  • Help with getting Visa from Government of Uzbekistan

Eligibility

  • Between 17-23 years old
  • Must have technical competence

How to apply:

Apply now to get your application started.

If you have any technical questions please contact at irc@mininnovation.uz

If you have any questions regarding financial and travel support, please contact at orc@comstech.org

For more information, please visit the official website of OIC Robotics Challenge.

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