Call for Teams

For all motivated robotics enthusiast looking for new challenges



Take part in the event of its kind


Learn from within and across teams


Network with automation experts


Show off your skills on a new benchmark


Create solutions to societal challenges


Cash prizes up to 10.000 € awaits the finalists! 


  • Gather a team of two to four people
  • Prepare a 2-page motivation letter explaining your team’s qualifications, team formation, and research areas of interest and expertise
  • Add a short video (2 Min. max) about previous work
Beginning of April
Shipping Task Boards
  • Selected teams will be notified and will receive their competition task board by mail
Beginning of April
April 29, 2022
Official Kickoff Meeting & Start
  • Meet the competition organizers, sponsors, jury, and other competing teams
  • Review the competition outline and receive the official competition scorecard
  • Ask questions and get answers related to the event prior to the start of the development period
April 29, 2022
April 29 - May 29, 2022
Working Period
  • You have four weeks of development time
  • Create a fully autonomous solution with your robot platform
  • Follow the scorecard to earn the most points
April 29 - May 29, 2022
May 29, 2022
Submit your Results
  • Create and submit an uncut video of your solution (10 Min. max)
  • Submit a presentation video (5 Min. max) describing your approach and algorithms used in your solution
  • Include a Github project link documenting your robot platform with a quick start to run your solution
May 29, 2022
May 31 & June 1, 2022
Live Presentations
  • During a video call with one or more jury members
  • 20 Min. Zoom call with the jury
  • 10 Min. to demonstrate your solution; you have 2 attempts
  • The best score will be counted
May 31 & June 1, 2022
June 2, 2022
Decision Meeting
  • The Grand Challenge Jury will determine the winnners of the competition
  • Team scorecards, live jury presentation video, and task board measurements will be considered
June 2, 2022
June 3, 2022
Competition finalists announced
  • Finalists will be notified via e-mail
  • Finalists will be invited to participate at the Award Ceremony
June 3, 2022
June 21, 2022
Award Ceremony
  • Finalists will be recognized and awarded on stage at the munich_i platform at the automatica trade fair
June 21, 2022


International applications
Well-known Jury Members​
Participated teams
Winning teams