NAO Challenge 2020: Registration for the 2020 edition of the Nao Challenge is open.
From today, July 10 2019 registration for the Nao Challenge 2020 is open. The 2020 edition will be dedicated to the promotion and protection of cultural, artistic and landscape heritage.
From July 10 2019, registration for the Nao Challenge 2020 is open. The 2020 edition will be dedicated to the promotion and protection of cultural, artistic and landscape heritage.
For the social and economic development of a country, cultural heritage is a fundamental strategic resource. This statement is all the more valid for Italy, which has the largest number of sites included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Technology can be fundamental to promote, preserve and protect our heritage.
Who can register
Registration is reserved for teams from secondary schools of second degree (high schools), from the first to fifth classes. Each team must be composed of a minimum of three to a maximum of 10 students who do not necessarily have to be of the same class.
To take part in the competition, the school does not need to own NAO.
How to register
1) For teams from schools that own NAOs
The fee to participate in the costs of organization is 150 euros per team and each school can enroll more teams. From the second team registered the price will be discounted 120 euros.
Pre-registration with discount: Schools that pre-register by July 31, 2019 will be able to register all their teams at the discounted price of € 120.
Participation in teams that do not have NAO provides a pre-selection through the creation of a video presentation. This part of the selection is called PHASE 1.
To register for STEP 1 the registration fee will be 50 euros. For each class or school that enrolls more teams the fee will be 50 euros for each team enrolled.
After STEP 1 the selection will go to STEP 2 which will include the semi-finals and, in case of passage of the round, the access to the National Final. To access STEP 2, each team selected will pay 100 euros.
To register click here: https://www.naochallenge.it/iscriviti/
THE NAO CHALLENGE
The Nao Challenge is an educational contest for secondary school students. It was organized for the first time in Italy in 2015 by Scuola di Robotica in collaboration with SoftBank Robotics and Campus Store.
The aim of the competition is to increase the knowledge of students in the use of humanoid robotics through the development of software to be used in plausible and plausible situations with the aim of spreading the social potential of service robotics.
During the competition, students can acquire skills to spend in professional and business areas, including:
Developing problem-solving, organisational and cooperation skills
Acquire technical and programming skills.
Develop creativity and communication skills.
Discover promising professions and careers.
To participate, teams must declare the project recipient(s) and present how they arrived at the design of the proposed solution through various tests that include case studies, analysis of existing solutions and interviews with experts.
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