Event description

THE BIGGEST ROBOTICS FESTIVAL IN EUROPE- Robotex 2017 takes place on 24 - 26 November in the Estonian Fair Centre. During this three-day event international robot competitions in known categories will take place. Challenges are available for all, despite their level of technical skills or age. Many competitive tasks have been prepared on the basis of internationa standards, which provides an opportunity to compete with the same robots in other parts of the world later on. The Robotex Technology Conference. The Robotex program includes free workshops for all ages, to provide absolutely everyone an opportunity to dive into the world of robotics and technology. This year, Robotex has over 40 thematic workshops, for up to 3000 children and adults. The Technology Exhibition of Robotex is a unique opportunity to experience some of the newest technological solutions in the fields of robotics, manufacturing and IT. The exhibition will feature over 70 stimulating showpieces from universities, start-ups and companies. The exhibition is free for all Robotex visitors. Take part of Robotex's entertainment program and experience different sides of Tallinn! We want to make your stay in Tallinn as exciting and fun as possible. That is why we have put together some options for seeing the town, experiencing the culture, and relaxing after a hard day of robot competitions! For example, the end of November is a great time to take a walk in the Tallinn old-town and experience the magical Christmas Market, visit concerts all over town as part of the Christmas Jazz program or enjoy some art at the Art Museum of Estonia. This page will be updated with more activities as the event nears!

Volunteering opportunities

Everyone interested in Robotex can help out by joining the volunteer program. Being a volunteer means helping bring to life an event that inspires youth to become interested in robotics, mechanics, IT and product design. Not to mention promoting the development of robotics in Estonia. Could I be a Robotex volunteer? Everyone, who’s willing to contribute their time, skills, experience and positive attitude, is most welcome to become a volunteer. A volunteer helps out with: preparing for the event, by distributing information; helping out with various organizing tasks making the event happen, as coat checkers; photographers; tehnical assistants; parking attendants; information desk admins; other helpers. We’ll ask you to meet us before you become a volunteer, so we can become better acquainted, talk about the project and how you can contribute. Come and spend a fun weekend making something great happen together with an awesome team! Additional information: Birgit Aljaste, Chief Information Officer, birgit.aljaste@robotex.ee