JAY ROBOTIX announces ROBOKID 2013 – 1st of its kind robotics competition for school students of AP
04/20/2013

JAY ROBOTIX Pvt. Ltd.,pioneers in multidimensional robotics, has announced ROBOKID 2013, a state level completion across more than 250 schools in Andhra Pradesh. The competition which is aimed at increasing awareness amongst the student community.

Online PR News – 20-April-2013 – Hyderabad, April 19, 2013 – JAY ROBOTIX announces ROBOKID 2013 – first of its kind robotics competition for school students of Andhra Pradesh

~A State Level Competition for 6th to 12th standard students to learn and experience applications of Robotics~

Hyderabad, April 19, 2013: JAY ROBOTIX Pvt. Ltd., pioneers in multidimensional robotics, has announced ROBOKID 2013, a state level completion across more than 250 schools in Andhra Pradesh. The competition which is aimed at increasing awareness amongst the student community about the field of robotics will be conducted in a unique format which will bring in the concept of ‘Learn to Play, Play to Learn’.

JAY ROBOTIX has announced the call for registrations for the competition wherein students from 6th to 12th standard can register through their respective schools or individually on the Website. Post registrations which are open till 10th May, the students will be entitled to an 8 hour training module free of cost on robotics which will be conducted by JAY ROBOTIX and will learn the basic mechanisms of operating a robot. Registered students will also get a licensed version of ROBOGURU software exclusively developed by JAY ROBOTIX to make learning easier and bring a practical approach to all the science & Math concepts. It is first of its kind robotics software, where you could drag and drop the options into the editor, execute the code and see the movement of robot in the simulator. This same code could be applied to a live robot and it will obey the commands in real time environment.

Mr. Sudhir Reddy M.S, (Ph.D) Robotics, founder and director JAY ROBOTIX PVT. LTD. said, “ROBOKID 2013 which is one of its kind awareness building competition - aims to give exposure to school students to a relatively new yet interesting field of Robotics. Robotics in India is currently witnessing a surge and hence there are a lot of opportunities in this field which the students will be able to tap in future. The training they receive in the competition will prove to be vital not only for studies but in their all round development as well”

ROBOKID 2013 will enable students to learn about a new subject outside their curriculum and also enhance their general approach to learn science and mathematics concepts in their schools. Moreover it will also bring in a practical approach to learning as they will be able to test their knowledge through the training on a live robot and will get to witness live demonstrations. In the second level of the competition students will be asked to provide algorithm for a complex map according to pre-given samples and instructions. The final round of ROBOKID 2013 will witness the best students battling it out on an open arena on June 5th 2013 at a prominent location in the city wherein the student/ team able to navigate the robot through the arena and the final winner will be declared as the winner according well defined parameters, evaluated by experts.

The registrations for ROBOKID 2013 will close on 10th May 2013. Students can register online individually or in teams of 1 to 4 by providing their school name and other details with a registration fee of RS 850 per student. Prizes worth Rs 1.5 lakh are in store for the student teams that emerge as the winner and runners. Also, schools of winning team will be awarded 7 lakh worth Robotics lab and also the school with maximum nominations will be awarded 7 lakh worth Robotics Lab.

About JAY ROBOTIX PVT LTD

JAY ROBOTIX PVT LTD is one of India’s leading Robotics companies and pioneers in multi-dimensional robotics. Providing services to diverse sectors such as education, industry, consumer, defense and entertainment, JAY ROBOIX is a company dedicated to collaborate and make innovation and advanced technology affordable. Being the first ones to develop various enhancements in the field, JAY ROBOTIX promises quality with precision in all their product offerings. From Robotic arm, software to building Humanoid robots JAY ROBOTIX is redefining the robotics industry with their innovative
products and solutions.