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World Robot Challenge 2018
WRC2018

Competition Outline

We plan to hold a total of 9 challenges at WRC 2018 in 4 categories
(Industrial Robotics, Service Robotics, Disaster Robotics, and Junior).

© Fujiko-Pro, Shogakukan, TV-Asahi, Shin-ei, and ADK

Program

Category Challenge Challenge Summary
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge Quick and accurate assembly of model products containing technical components required in assembling industrial products and other goods
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]Partner Robot Challenge
[Virtual Space]
Clean or tidy up rooms at homes and house-sitting
Partner Robot Challenge
[Virtual Space]
Future Convenience Store Challenge Shelf-stocking and replenishment of multiple types of products such as food, interaction with customers and staffs, and cleaning restrooms
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention Challenge Inspecting or maintaining infrastructures based on set standards (e.g.opening/closing valves)
Tunnel Disaster Response and Recovery Challenge Collecting information and providing emergency response in case of a tunnel disaster (e.g. life-saving, removing obstacles from tunnels)
Standard Disaster Robotics Challenge Assessing standard performance levels (e.g. mobility, sensing, information collection, wireless communication, remote control on-site deployment, durability, etc.) required in disaster prevention and responses
Junior
(Teams of members aged 19 or younger)
School Robot Challenge Programming the standard platform robot to perform tasks that aim to make school lives better.
Home Robot Challenge Developing and programming robots that solve challenges to improve our home environments.

Schedule of Implementation

  • Oct.17 (Wed.)
  • Oct.18 (Thu.)
  • Oct.19 (Fri.)
  • Oct.20 (Sat.)
  • Oct.21 (Sun.)

Oct.17 (Wed.)

Industrial Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge Task Board
Service Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]
Team
Set-up
Preliminary
Partner Robot Challenge
[Vertual Space]
Team
Set-up
Preliminary
Future Convenience Store
Challenge
Practice
Disaster Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention
Challenge
Preliminary
Tunnel Disaster Response
and Recovery Challenge
Preliminary
Standard Disaster Robotics
Challenge
Preliminary
Day-1
Junior
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Junior School Robot
Challenge
Set-up +
Interview
Home Robot
Challenge
Set-up +
Interview

Oct.18 (Thu.)

Industrial Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge Kitting
Service Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]
Preliminary
Partner Robot Challenge
[Vertual Space]
PreliminaryPreliminary
Future Convenience Store
Challenge
Customer Interaction
Task
Disaster Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention
Challenge
Preliminary
Tunnel Disaster Response
and Recovery Challenge
Preliminary
Standard Disaster Robotics
Challenge
Preliminary
Day 2
Junior
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Junior School Robot
Challenge
Skill
Challenge
Home Robot
Challenge
Skill
Challenge

Oct.19 (Fri.)

Industrial Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge Assembly
Service Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]
Preliminary
Partner Robot Challenge
[Vertual Space]
PreliminaryPreliminary
Future Convenience Store
Challenge
Toilet Cleaning
Task
Disaster Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention
Challenge
Preliminary
Tunnel Disaster Response
and Recovery Challenge
Semi-final
Standard Disaster Robotics
Challenge
Preliminary
Day 3
Junior
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Junior School Robot
Challenge
Open
Task 1
Home Robot
Challenge
Open
Task 1

Oct.20 (Sat.)

Industrial Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge AssemblyResults
announ
cement
Service Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]
PreliminaryFinal
Partner Robot Challenge
[Vertual Space]
PreliminaryFinal
Future Convenience Store
Challenge
Stocking and
Disposing Task
Disaster Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention
Challenge
Preliminary
Tunnel Disaster Response
and Recovery Challenge
Semi-
final
Exhi
bition
Final
Standard Disaster Robotics
Challenge
Preliminary
Day 4
Junior
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 17:00
Junior School Robot
Challenge
Open
Task 2
Home Robot
Challenge
Open
Task 2

Oct.21 (Sun.)

Industrial Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 15:00
Industrial Robotics Assembly Challenge Exhibition

15:00- Award Ceremony
(East Hall-6 Main Stage)

Service Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 15:00
Service Robotics Partner Robot Challenge
[Real Space]
Exhibition
Partner Robot Challenge
[Vertual Space]
Exhibition
Future Convenience Store
Challenge
Winners
Exhibition

15:00- Award Ceremony
(East Hall-6 Main Stage)

Disaster Robotics
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 15:00
Disaster Robotics Plant Disaster Prevention
Challenge
Final
1
Final
2
Tunnel Disaster Response
and Recovery Challenge
Final
Standard Disaster Robotics
Challenge
Final

15:00- Award Ceremony
(East Hall-6 Main Stage)

Junior
  • 10:00
  • 13:00
  • 15:00
Junior School Robot
Challenge
Global
Collaboration
Home Robot
Challenge
Global
Collaboration

15:00- Award Ceremony
(East Hall-6 Main Stage)

Participating teams

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