Robofest 2012
World Championship

Last Updated: 5-15-12

Competition Date and Time

Saturday, May 19, 2012, 9:00am - 4:30pm. Doors open at 8:00 am

Location & Competition Venue

Lawrence Technological University, 21000 West 10 Mile, Southfield, MI 48075    [ Directions to LTU ]
Don Ridler Field House (No. 2 building on the LTU Campus Map)  Use parking lot "F" or "C". Parking is free.

List of Qualified Teams

Tentative Schedule

Date  Time Events Location
Friday, May 18 5:30-7:00pm 13th Anniversary Dinner (free); RSVP with # of seats at [email protected] Buell Management Bld, Cafe
  9am - 10:00pm Game practice fields are open in Buell Management Bld
Exhibition, FashionDance, Bioloid Hexapod, and L2Bot teams may setup in the gym. Game practice is not allowed in the gym. Field House (Gym)
Saturday, May 19 8:00am-4:30pm Detailed (tentative) schedule PDF - NEW! Field House (Gym)

Schedule and Info for Visitors from outside Michigan (PDF - NEW)

Notes to Team Coaches and Teams

Fundrasing ideas to travel

Use online sites such as For example, please check out this Robofest team in 2009.

More on R2R Games

Comments on Exhibition Teams

Notes to RoboFashion & Dance teams

Notes to Vision Centric Robot Challenge and Hexapod Robot Sumo teams

Award Trophies and Prizes

Notes to Teams that need to stay nights in Southfield, Michigan

Anniversary Banquet for Visitors on May 18 at 5:30pm

Notes to Spectators and/or Prospective Coaches

Call News Media!!!

We need to recognize students' achievement in science and engineering fields. Each team's achievement is remarkable and needs to be celebrated! If you have any media contacts please call them to publicize your team's achievements. Please call TV stations, newspapers, and other news media and invite them to come to World Robofest Championship.


You may bring your own lunch or use the Concession Stand. Concession Hours: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (prices are subject to change.)

Wanted: World Championship Volunteers!!!

If you are available, please register at here. If you know someone who might be interested in World Robofest volunteer positions, please let them know of this opportunity. Robofest needs volunteers like you to help the event run smoothly.

Any questions, please email to [email protected] or visit