Category Archives: Challenges

ERL Smart Cities

SciRoc promotes the vision that a smart city consists in an ecosystem of systems, where the variety of technologies used, the scenarios in which they can be applied and the diversity and the distribution of data sources employed is the main novelty with respect to other areas (e.g. business, education and governance) [1]. In this vision, […]

ERL Consumer

ERL Consumer is a competition that aims at bringing together the benefits of scientific benchmarking with the attraction of scientific competitions in the field of consumer service robotics. The objectives are to bolster research in consumer service robotics for home applications, and to raise public awareness of the current and future capabilities of such robot […]

ERL Professional

The European Robotic League (ERL) is an innovative concept for robot competitions. The ERL is composed of multiple Local Tournaments, held in different research labs across Europe, with certified test beds, and a few competitions as part of Major Tournaments, such as RoboCup. Teams participate in a minimum of 2 tournaments (Local and/or Major) per […]

ERL Emergency

ERL Emergency Service Robots is a civilian outdoor robotics competition, with a focus on realistic, multi-domain emergency response scenarios in urban environments. In the case of emergency situations, robotic systems play a key role by enabling rescue teams to sense and act at a distance from the emergency site. However, emergencies may take place in […]