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French Cup of Robotics and Final Eurobot 2018

10. May 2018

From 10th to 12th of May 2018

Parc des Expositions des Oudairies - La Roche-sur-Yon (85)

Competition, matchs, demonstrations, workshops, etc.

YASKAWA is partner of the French Cup of Robotics which is a challenge of robotics between teams from the French most popular Engineering Schools, University and elsewhere. It is a scientific and technical contest that highlights the know-how of young French people in robotics and innovation.

2 events in 1

For the second consecutive year, the competition is becoming international as the manifestation also welcome the final of EUROBOT Open, so the city of La Roche-sur-Yon will host teams from more than 15 foreign countries for the final of the European Cup EUROBOT OPEN on the saturday evening. The winners of the French Cup compete for the final of EUROBOT.

Thematic 2018 : Robot Cities

75 years ago, Isaac Asimov published the three Laws of Robotics ...

Because in the future, robots will build our cities, respecting nature, we must teach them new laws:

  • A robot must always take care of its natural environment (bee, flowers ...)
  • A robot can use natural resources, unless such use conflicts with the first law (water, landscape, materials, ...)
  • A robot can build comfortable houses, provided that such action does not conflict with first or second law

It is by following these new laws in the best way that the robots of the participants will have to evolve.

A reinforced opening to the general public

High-level matches will be retransmitted in an exceptional atmosphere: more than 1,500 places open to attend live selections and support the favorite teams. The organizers are counting on the mobilization of all to support the regional teams in the running!

Demonstrations and participatory workshops on new technologies: everyone can test and try the programming, with of course the complicity of specialists!


The event is organized by “Planète Sciences” and “Oryon” and is supported by many partners including YASKAWA France.

Further information: www.coupederobotique.fr