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Outline of the Trial Competition

World Robot Summit - Service Robotics Category; Future Convenience Store Challenge Trial Competition will be held at Sendai International Center from Tuesday, December 19th to Thursday, December 21st, 2017. We are currently accepting pre-entries. (Deadline for pre-entry: Friday, July 7th, 2017)

Event Name
WRS Future Convenience Store Challenge Trial

This category is the robotics competition aiming for the automation of the following three tasks.

1. Stocking and Disposing Tasks
Self-stocking of daily products (onigiri rice ball and bento lunch boxes, etc.) and disposing expired products

2. Customer Interaction Task
Demonstration of customer interaction in the near future by using robot technology

3. Toilet Cleaning Task
Cleaning of the toilet bowl, the floor and wall surrounding the toilet.


Please complete the form below to apply your pre-entry.
If you are under consideration and would like to attend the participants orientation, please contact us via the pre-entry form below.
Pre-entry is not necessary to participate in this competition.

(Google Forms)


Deadline for pre-entry: July 7th (Fri), 2017

Participants Orientation

July 15th (Sat) , 2017; 13:00-
Room No.2215, Building No. 2, Korakuen Campus, Chuo University

Deadline for submission of application documents: late August, 2017

Trial Competition (*held alongside with the SICE SI2017)

December 19th (Tue) – 21st (Thu), 2017
Sendai International Center

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