As one of the only two among all universities in Hunan, HUAS Team of 12 participants are qualified for Cnrobocon Finals and will compete with teams from China’s top universities like Beihang University, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, and Wuhan University in Zoucheng, Shandong Province on June 24.
Cnrobocon, short for “Chinese University Robot Contest (Robocon)”, is the national trials for Asia-Pacific Robot Contest, a university robot creative and production contest, which was launched by the Asian Broadcasting Union (ABU) in 2002.
Cnrobocon is jointly sponsored by the School Department of the CPC Youth League Central Committee, the National Federation Secretariat, and CCTV. Machinery Specialized Teaching Guidance Committee and Computer Teaching Steering Committee Ministry of Education are co-organizers. A new rule is released each year for the participants to complete the task with mechanery, electronics, control and other comprehensive technologies. As a high-tech robot contest platform, Cnrobocon has been attracting hundreds of colleges and universities since 2002.