RMRC RoboCup 2022

Registration for RMRC Robocup 2022

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Mahanakorn University’s search for Thailand’s representative to compete in the RMRC (Rapidly Manufactured Robot Challenge) League of the World-Class Robotics Competition, RoboCup 2022. The first ever RMRC Thailand Robotics Championship, applicants compete under the mission: Robotics for Disaster Relief and Rescue, where these robots attempt to explore and assist disaster victims.

Mahanakorn University of Technology (MUT) invites you to participate in the RMRC RoboCup (Rapidly Manufactured Robot Challenge) Thailand championship, the first time ever in Thailand. Win prizes pool over 30,000 baht and 5,000 baht sponsorship per team. The RMRC is known as the Robo-Cup-Junior Rescue competition for ages 13-19 and is one of the longest standing global RoboCup sub-competitions where the robot’s missions are to explore and rescue disaster victims. The robots go through different series of landscapes and are to have the ability to pick up materials as well as the ability to detect through image processing or any other methods.

Competition participants will be trained in intense workshops to creatively build their robots. The young innovator winner will be selected to represent Thailand for the upcoming RMRC RoboCup global event where Thailand will be hosting its first ever event in this particular series. The event is hosted in a collaboration between The RoboCup, the Engineering Society of Thailand and Mahanakorn University of Technology.

Qualifications of applicants

  1. Age: 13 – 19 years old
  2. Team of 2 – 6 people with an additional 1 – 2 supervisor

Support & Rewards

  1. 5,000.- baht sponsorships for participating teams (five thousand baht only) for 10 teams.
    (Only the top 10 teams who have also participated in 2 workshops. Under any circumstances that these teams does not participate in the finals, all received funds shall be refunded to the organizers)
  2. The winning team in which its robot has successfully performed all assigned tasks shall receive the prize money and represent Thailand in the RMRC RoboCup (Rapidly Manufactured Robot Challenge).
Rewards
  • The winning prize is 12,000 baht (twelve thousand baht) in cash as well as a trophy and a certificate
  • 2nd place prize is 8,000 baht (eight thousand baht) in cash as well as a trophy and a certificate
  • 3rd place consists of 2 prizes of 5,000 baht (five thousand baht only) in cash with a trophy and a certificate for each team
  • Note: All participating teams in the project shall receive a certificate. The decision made by the committee is final.

Program

Date Program Location
21 – 31 MAR 2022 Registration Click here to register 
24 MAR 2022 Announcement of Competition Rules Virtual Press Conference  (Zoom Meeting)
1 APR 2022 Announcement of participating teams to join the training camp and qualifiers round www.mut.ac.th
19 – 20 APR 2022 Workshop #1 Top 10 Qualifiers Round Mahanakorn University of Technology 
21 – 22 MAY 2022 Workshop #2 Mahanakorn University of Technology 
12 -12 JUN 2022 Final Round Mahanakorn University of Technology 
14 JUL 2022 Compete in the RMRC Robocup 2022  as Thailand’s Representative. BITEC Bangna