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2017 ASME Student Mechanism & Robot Design Competition

ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC)

41st Annual Mechanisms & Robotics Conference

August 6-9, 2017 ~ Cleveland, Ohio, USA




The ASME Student Mechanism and Robot Design Competition is an excellent opportunity for both undergraduate and graduate students to showcase their ability to design and build a mechanism or a robot. 

The competition comprises two rounds:

Round 1
: is the qualifying round. Participants submit a letter of intent and a written report on their entry. All entries are evaluated by a panel of judges chosen from academe and industry.  The top five entries in each category qualify for Round 2.
 
Round 2
:  is the final round that takes place at the 2017 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences in Cleveland, OH, USA from August 6-9, 2017.  Each team makes an oral presentation describing their entry. They are also allotted display space for an interactive poster and prototype presentation.