Call for Participation: RoboCup German Open 2013

Posted by aprilf on the 5th of December 2012.

RoboCup German Open 2013

Call for Participation

26 – 28 April 2013


The RoboCup German Open 2013 will be the 12th open RoboCup

competition held in Germany. The event will take place in Magdeburg



RoboCup Major Leagues (International teams)


Competitions are offered in the following leagues:

- RoboCupSoccer Standard Platform League

- RoboCupSoccer Humanoid League (Kid-Size)

- RoboCupSoccer Small-Size League

- RoboCupSoccer Simulation 3D League

- RoboCupRescue Robot League

- RoboCup@Home League

- Logistics League (sponsored by Festo)


The registration deadline is *** 15 January 2013 ***.

Visit to register your RoboCup Major

League team. Details on the registration (fee, accommodation, rules)

are available on the web site. Booking of blocked accommodation with

special rates is possible after your registration.


A demonstration for RoboCup@Work is planned. Interested teams are

asked to write an e-Mail to by January 15.


The Major Leagues Organising Committee:

- Thomas Röfer (Standard Platform League)

- Sven Behnke (Humanoid League)

- Michael Bleier (Small Size League)

- Klaus Dorer, Simon Raffeiner (Soccer Simulation 3D League)

- Johannes Pellenz, Adam Jacoff (Rescue Robot League)

- Paul Plöger (RoboCup@Home League)

- Ulrich Karras (Logistics League)

RoboCup Junior (German teams only)


The German RoboCup Junior qualification for RoboCup 2013 is done in

two steps. German teams qualify in four local tournaments in Berlin,

Hannover, Sankt Augustin and Vöhringen for the 13th German RoboCup

Junior Championship which is held within the RoboCup German Open.

The best Junior teams will qualify for RoboCup 2013 in Eindhoven.


Important dates


15.01.2013 Registration deadline RoboCup Major

28.02.2013 Major League team member names due

15.03.2013 Registration fee due

24.04.2013 Set-Up day Major League teams

25.04.2013 Set-Up day Major League teams

26.04.2013 RoboCup German Open (open to public)

27.04.2013 RoboCup German Open (open to public)

28.04.2013 RoboCup German Open (open to public)



Please contact for any questions.


RoboCup German Open is organized on behalf of the German RoboCup Committee by Landeshauptstadt Magdeburg and Dr. Bredenfeld UG.


Co-operation partners of the technology event are the University of Magdeburg ( and Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (