RoboCupJunior — Four Years Later

  • Elizabeth Sklar
  • Amy Eguchi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3276)


In this paper, we report on the status of the RoboCupJunior league, four years after it was founded. Since its inception in 2000, we have been surveying and/or interviewing students and mentors who participate in the international event. Here we present a high-level overview of this data. We discuss demographics of participants, characteristics of preparation and educational value. We highlight trends and identify needs for the future, in terms of event organization, educational assessment and community-building.


Student Participant International Event Robot Platform Host Region Data Collection Methodology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth Sklar
    • 1
  • Amy Eguchi
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.School of EducationUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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