World Robot Olympiad - Germany
The World Robot Olympiad (WRO) is an international robotics competition to take an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math - giving the students a solid platform for solving the problems of tomorrow as engineers or IT specialists. The WRO combines the thrill of a sporting event with the academic challenge of designing and building robots providing each student with the opportunity for a hands-on experience to work with robotic technology. In 2000 WRO has started as a pilot project of the countries Korea, China, Japan and Singapore and now WRO is growing fast in more than 50 countries around the world. More than 20,000 teams around the world participate in local and national tournaments.