29 Aug 2017
Update Competition result
14 Aug 2017
Update layout, schedule and download link for IRO apps
20 Jul 2017
Update information scoring criteria for Senior Category
17 Jul 2017
Update Elementary (Rules 3.5) and Junior (Rules 6.2) for incorrect translation
13 Jul 2017
Update official IRO sponsor and ABC alkaline battery as the only AA battery allowed


"Sustainable Tourism"

The challenge is to make a robot that can promote sustainable tourism and help Scientists and Visitors explore and investigate the wonders of nature without disturbing it.

Junior High
"Carbon Neutrality"

The challenge is to make a robot that can to lower the carbon emission by installing solar panels and planting the right kind of trees in the different planting areas to counterbalance the emissions of a company.

Senior High
"Renewable & Clean Energy"

The challenge is to make a robot that helps build the different wind generators in different location of a wind farm in order to ensure maximum efficiency from the generators and no impact on the environment.

Open Category

The mission this year is to build a robot that makes your region more sustainable in one of the following four goals: Affordable and Clean Energy, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Climate Action, Life on Land

New Category
"Tug of War 2v2"

The objective of this game is to pull the other team's robot. Two robots from each team are placed opposite of the other team's robot and will pull the other team's robot while they are connected with a chain.

Simple & Powered Machines
"Ball in Box"

The challenge is to build a 2-in-1 machine to rush, throw balls, and rush back to where it starts within limited time.

Others Rules

Others rules for IRO2017

Venue & layout

Trans Convention Centre

The Trans Luxury Hotel
Jl. Gatot Subroto No. 289
Batununggal, Cibangkong, Bandung
Jawa Barat 40273, Indonesia

*This venue layout is still a draft version, and is subject to change without prior notice

Registration Fee**

Category Team consist of
Fees* Facilities
(see legend on the below)
Early bird
(May 8th - June 16th)
(June 17th - July 21th)
Regular Category
(max 3 person)
1 Rp. 850,000,- / pax Rp. 900,000,- / pax
2 Rp. 800,000,- / pax Rp. 850,000,- / pax
3 Rp. 750,000,- / pax Rp. 800,000,- / pax
Open Category
(max 3 person)
2 Rp. 900,000,- / team Rp. 1,000,000,- / team -
3 Rp. 1,100,000,- / team Rp. 1,200,000,- / team
Simple & Powered Machines
(max 2 person)
2 Rp. 800,000,- / team Rp. 900,000,- / team
Tug of War 2v2
(max 2 person)
2 Rp. 500,000,- / team Rp. 600,000,- / team -
*  Registration Fees is Not including accomodation
** Mikrobot warranty seal guarantees the authenticity of the LEGO Education NXT/EV3 products. NXT/EV3 Sets without Mikrobot warranty will have to pay additional Rp. 500,000,- to register for IRO2017.

Category Fees Facilities (see legend on the below)
Coach Facility*** Rp. 350,000,- / pax -
*** Only Coach can join a Technical Meeting on 25th August 2017

Facilities Legend
A Lunch on 26th August 2017
B Certificate
C T-shirt
D Practice Area on 25th August 2017 at Venue


25th August 2017

26th August 2017

*This schedule is still a draft version, and is subject to change without prior notice

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