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RoboRama 2012a

LOCATION: Museum of Nature & Science
1318 S. 2nd Ave
Dallas, Texas
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EVENTS: Square Dance, Line Following, Table Top Challenge, RoboColumbus
DATE: 12 May 2012
TIME: Contest starts at noon


Roborama 2012a will include four events:

  • Indoor Events
    • Line Following - robots follow a line from a start point to an end point.
    • Square Dance - robots must travel around 4 cones laid out in a square.
    • Table Top Challenge - robots must navigate a table without walls and move a block to a destination.
    • RoboColumbus - simplified one-way wayfinding to a destination point

Note 1 - VEX Contest: There will not be a separate VEX contest at 2012a, however, there will be an award for "Best use of VEX gear in a robot".

Note 2 - RoboColumbus: The RoboColumbus contest will be held indoors rather than outdoors for the 2012a event.

RoboRama 2012a rules and diagrams

General RoboRama rules and diagrams for indoor events (any exceptions are noted in the 2012a doc)


If you plan on entering a robot in one or more of the events, please add your name and info to our registration spreadsheet at the link below.

Roborama 2012a Registration Spreadsheet

Prizes and Sponsors

Photos and video

Check out more than 50 other videos from Roborama 2012a on the DPRG YouTube channel. Thanks to Glenn Pipe for shooting, editing, and uploading all those videos!

Watch the slide show below or visit the Roborama 2012a photo gallery on flickr.

If you have photos or video of this event, let us know and we'll add a link to it here!


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