Robocon Club Qualifies for NHK University Robocon 2011
01 Jun 2011
The Robocon Club at Toyohashi Tech, "Toyohashi Robocons" has qualified for and will participate in the finals of the NHK University Robocon 2011, which will be held in Tokyo on June 12.
The team that emerges from this competition as champions will participate in the forthcoming ABU Asia-Pacific Robot Contest (ABU Robocon) representing Japan.
-The qualifying trials for ABU Asia Pacific Robocon-
Loy Krathong, Lighting Happiness with Friendship
NHK, NHK Enterprises
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers
Robotics Society of Japan
National Institute for Youth Education
Sunday, June 12, 2011, 13:00 - 17:40
The Big Gymnasium, National Olympic Memorial Youth Center
3-1 Yoyogi-Kamizonocho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
The "Toyohashi Robocons" are a well-known Robocon team, recognized as one of the best in Japan.
They have won the Japanese Championship six times in the past sixteen competitions, winning consecutive titles in 2008 and 2009, while they took second place in 2010.