Korea International Robot Contest

The International Robot Contest is normally held at KINTEX in Ilsan, Gyeonggi Province in Oct. Koreans and foreigners participate in the international robot contest, hosted by the Ministry of Knowledge Economy and organized by the Korea Institute for Robot Industry Advancement (KIRIA), host organization Seoul National University of Science and Technology.

The purpose of this contest is to enhance the technological exchange and involvement of advanced humanoid robotics in various countries (S. Korea, Japan, China and USA).

The contest supported by the Korean Intellectual Property Office consists of 24 events in 10 competing categories – the Grand Challenge, Humanoid Robot Competition, Seoul Tech Intellectual Robot Competition, Intelligence-type SoC Robot War, Exploration Robot Competition, Education-purpose Robot Teachers’ Competition, Youth Robot Competition, Creative Robot Exhibition with Family, FIRA Invitational and Korea-Japan-China Humanoid Survival Attack.