UGM wins Indonesian robot contest

- Mei 21, 2010
Yogyakarta`s Gadjah Mada University (UGM) won the Indonesian Robot Contest at the Yogyakarta State University Sports Hall, and will join the national robot contest in Malang, East Java, in June 2010.

"UGM beat 14 other higher learning institutes in Yogyakarta, Central Java and Kalimantan in the Indonesian Robot Contest KRI)," chief organizer of KRI and the Indonesian Intelligent Robot Contest (KRCI) Pramudi Utomo said here on Sunday.

Besides KRI, he said, UGM also won the wheeled KRCI and footed KRCI, while the Yogyakarta State University (UNY) won the battle KRCI.

He said 29 higher learning institutes (PTNs)comprising seven state PTNs and 22 private PTNs in Yogyakarta, Central Java, and Kalimantan, took part in KRI and KRCI, Region III.

"Sixty one teams from 29 higher institutions took part in the four competitions, namely KRI, wheeled KRCI, footed KRCI, and battle KRCI," he said.