10 Sep 2018
Update Competition Result
01 Sep 2018
Update layout, schedule and download link for IRO apps
13 Jul 2018
Update Rules for Regular General, Senior High, Junior High, Simple & Powered Machines, and Tug of War
18 May 2018
Tug of War for beginner category
01 May 2018
Open Registration


"Reduce Food Waste"

The challenge is to make a robot that can help to sort food products according to their looks and expiration dates and transport the sorted food to places that can make use of the food instead wasting it

Junior High
"Precision Farming"

The challenge is to make a robot that can to gather data on the soil quality of the fields of different farms and use this data to plant different seedlings depending on the soil quality.

Senior High
"Food Distribution"

The challenge is to make a robot that can bring different kinds of food to the right destinations by appropriate ships and a robot that can equip the ships with temperature controllers that keep the different kinds of perishable food on board the ships in the desired temperature range during transportation.

Open Category
"Food Matters"

The mission this year is to build a robot that supports the way we grow, share and consume food

Simple & Powered Machines
"The Food Expert’s Rescue"

The challenge is to build a transporter that can climb through slope, pick a passenger at the top base, and return the passenger back to the starting point

New Category
"Tug of War"

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

Others Rules

Others rules for IRO2018

Venue & layout

Convention Hall

Tunjungan Plaza
Jl. Basuki Rachmat 8-12
Surabaya 60261 - 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 1th - June 30th)
(July 1st - Aug 5th)
Regular Category
(max 3 person)
1 Rp. 1,050,000,- / pax Rp. 1,100,000,- / pax
2 Rp. 1,000,000,- / pax Rp. 1,050,000,- / pax
3 Rp. 950,000,- / pax Rp. 1,000,000,- / pax
Open Category
(max 3 person)
2 Rp. 1,100,000,- / team Rp. 1,200,000,- / team -
3 Rp. 1,300,000,- / team Rp. 1,400,000,- / team
Simple & Powered Machines
(min / max 2 person)
2 Rp. 1,200,000,- / team Rp. 1,300,000,- / team
Tug of War
(max 2 person)
1 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 IRO2018.

Category Fees Facilities (see legend on the below)
Coach Facility*** Rp. 400,000,- / pax -
*** Only Coach can join a Technical Meeting on 7th September 2018

Facilities Legend
A Lunch on 8th September 2018
B Certificate
C T-shirt
D Practice Area on 7th September 2018 at Venue


7th September 2018

8th September 2018

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

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