[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Robot Race to Hawaii Contest Last Call

Ricardo Tellez rtellez at theconstructsim.com
Fri Nov 20 08:32:32 PST 2015


Dear roboticists,


This is the last call to participate at the Robot Race to Hawaii Contest.

In this contest, participants must program a simulated Nao robot to run the
10 meters race. The fastest controller will win a trip to Hawaii.

To participate is completely free, and requires no installation of software
in your computer. You can use either Linux, Windows or Mac computers.

By participating in the contest you will learn:

- how to use a simulated humanoid

- how to build models of objects for simulations

- how to program in Python

- how to create a controller to make a humanoid walk


Participants will receive a certificate of achievements.

On top of that, the winner will receive a ticket to Hawaii.


IMPORTANT LINKS

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* You can see all the details of the contest watching this video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QAZBtaYJ44A

* You can also get the details reading this article:
http://www.theconstructsim.com/?p=3526

* You can enrol the contest visiting this page:
http://contest.theconstructsim.com

* If you want to run the competition on your own Webots copy, follow
instructions here:  https://www.cyberbotics.com/nao_race


IMPORTANT DATES

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- You can enrol anytime. The soonest the more chances to get points.

- Starting date for start getting points: 1st December 2015

- End of the contest: 30th December 2015

- Winner announcement: 31st December 2015


CONTACT US

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If you have questions or doubts, please contact us at
contest at theconstructsim.com

-- 
*Ricardo Téllez*
CTO and Co-Founder of  The Construct Sim <http://www.theconstructsim.com/>

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