World Robot Summit 2018 October 17 - October 21, 2018
Robotics for Happiness
WRS will bring together the world’s most advanced robots and robotic technologies along with researchers and developers of robots and key government and private industry players from around the world.
The Robot Excellence gathered here will face off in these competitions and exhibitions (through competitions, demonstrations, discussions and award presentations) to show the changes that will take place in industry, society and daily life.
As part of WRS, the World Robot Challenge will feature competitions in four categories:
Due Date: March 15, 2018 JST (will not be extended any more)
Industrial Robotics Category, Service Robotics Category, Disaster, Robotics Category, and Junior Category.
In addition, the World Robot Expo will feature special exhibitions of advanced robots and robotics technologies implemented in the area of the competition venue, along with regional exhibitions that offer examples of advanced robotics at work for society. The robot competition and exhibition will be held in coordination with each other. Moreover, researchers and developers of robots and key government and private industry players will come together from around the world in one location to exchange information on the current state of robots, discuss their future and offer ideas for the way forward.