Since its inception in 1998, Techfest has stayed true to its motto of spreading the best of science and technology among the masses. It has slowly evolved into a universal platform to reach out to all tech-enthusiasts who wish to prove their mettle at the vanguard of technical competitions. Spreading its wings to the international arena, Techfest brings forth the International Robotics Challenge, a combat of robotic gladiators testing the very survival of the fittest.
The qualifying rounds for IRC will be held in all the participating countries Bangladesh, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, India,Pakistan, Russia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sweden, and Thailand. Winners of each of these country zonal will get direct entry into International Robotics Challenge Grand Finale to be held during Techfest 2015 at IIT Bombay
In India the zonals rounds are planned to be conducted at 20 Centers , winners from all the 20 Centers will directly compete with the International Teams from the 9 Countries.
Register Your college as a Zonal Center : Register Here
Round 1 (WORKSHOP to be held at Zonal Centers):
1. Robotics workshop will be held at 20 selected Nodal centers all across India. The details of the Nodal centers and Workshop contents will be available on the website very soon.
2. The workshop fee is included in the Registration Charges.
3. During the workshop ‘HIGH QUALITY Robotic Kits’ will be supplied by Robotech Labs to a Group of 5 Participants at free of cost.
5. All Participant of this workshop will get a Discount Voucher of worth Rs. 1,000/- for Robotech Labs Summer Programs.
6. The Duration of the Robotics Workshop will be of 2 Days (7-8 hours each day).
7. The Workshop will be delivered by the Research Engineer of Robotech Lab Private Limited .
Round 2 (NODAL FINAL ROUND to be held at Nodal center):
1. Just after the workshop, a Mega Competition (Nodal Final Rounds) will be held.
2. Winners will be awarded, Discount Vouchers of worth Rs. 2,500/- and will be recognized as Nodal Final Winner and details would be updated on the website.
Round 3 (INTERNATIONAL FINALE ROUND to be held at Techfest’15,IIT BOMBAY):
1. Winners from the Nodal Final Round will directly participate in the International Finale at Techfest’15,IIT Bombay .
2. Winners of the Grand Finale will be awarded with the Prizes and would be recognized as International Robotics Challenge GRAND FINALE Winners.
3. Total Prize Money at Stake is INR 4.5 Lakhs and will be honored by Techfest,IIT Bombay, International Robotics Challenge & Robotech Labs Private Limited.
4. Each Participant of Grand Finale will get a Certificate of Excellence by Techfest’15 IIT,Bombay & Robotech Labs.
1. We want your association to Conduct the Zonal Rounds of International Robotics Challenge with a big success in your college.
2. A proper publicity will be done about the event at All India Level.
3. Dates of Nodal final can be finalized by telephonic conversation with Coordinators of Robotech Labs Pvt. Ltd., according to the College feasibility and slots available in their calendar.
4. The Round-1 & Round-2 of IRC will be conducted at college campus.
Benefits of associating with us
1. Name and Logo including website link will be published on our official website mentioning that “You are our Official Nodal Partner” on the website of Techfest’15, IIT Bombay & International Robotics Challenge and Robotech Labs Private Limited .
2. Authorized Team will visit your College to organize the entire event.
3. An email will be sent to more than 1 lakh users of our web partners about your college publicity.
4. Posters and Flexes will be sent to you for effective regional publicity.
5. All India publicity through SMS will also be done.
6. All Candidates who is related to this workshop in any manner will get certificates .
Responsibilities of an Organizer
1. Hospitality (2 days) for a team of 2-3 members.
2. Pick and Drop facility from the nearest railway station/bus stop/ airport.
1. Seminar hall/classroom having enough capacity to conduct hands-on-session for all participants. Good Quality public address system ideally two wireless mikes (microphones) will be required.
2. Projector/ Screen along with black/white board for teaching and presentation purposes.
3. One small stereo jack cord to connect in laptop for its sound system. This Nodal center can only be arranged for a minimum of 100-150 students.
1. Internationally valid “Certificate of Excellence” from Techfest’15 , IIT Bombay , Robotech Labs to each participant.
2. Internationally valid “Certificate of Coordination” from Techfest’15 , IIT Bombay , Robotech Labs and IRC to each Organizer.
1. To provide deep insight into Robotics building blocks.
2. To impart Micro controller programming skills.
3. To develop Robot programming, assembly & testing skills.
4. To develop embedded systems programming, assembly and testing skills.
5. To make robot building easy and fun exercise.
6. All theory will be followed by Hands on sessions.
7. At very Low Cost.
All engineering hobbyist and Robotics Enthusiast students can attend this event, as Robotics has become the backbone of all the industry needs.
Registration fee for the Event is INR 1000 which includes entry to Zonal Rounds and Finale for the Winners. It also includes the fee for the Workshop and Training Kit to be provided to a group of 5 people and Certification for Each participant.
We ensure that you will find our initiative extremely beneficial for your students. If you have a any queries kindly get back to us. We are looking forward to a quick and positive response from you and a long term association with your esteemed college.
For any Further details contact us:
Aditya Kaul | Manager – IRC Techfest 2014-15 , IIT Bombay
Contact : 0 95 40 93 2700
Vaibhav Agrawal | Robotech Labs Private Limited
Contact : 0 971 821 47 67
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org