In August 2012, the
Bristol Robotics Laboratory, a joint undertaking between the
University of Bristol and the University of the West of England (UWE) are hosting a
unique Robotics event. For the first time the FIRA RoboWorld Congress and the Taros Conference will combine to create an exceptional congress at the historic Wills Memorial Building in the heart of Bristol.

Alongside the Congress, the Bristol Robotics laboratory is proud to be hosting the FIRA RoboWorld Cup at Bristol’s leading science and discovery centre, At-Bristol.

FIRA- Robot World Cup

FIRA robot soccer began in 1995 and the first international championship was held at KAIST, Daejeon, Korea in 1996. The Federation of International Robot-Soccer Association (FIRA) was formally founded in June 1997.  The FIRA-Robo World Cup is a world renowned event where international university teams take part in a robotics football competition. This event is open to the public and will be held in one of the UK’s leading science and discovery centres, At-Bristol’s.
It is free of charge to visitors from public.

FIRA- Robot World Congress

The Federation of International Robot-soccer Association (FIRA) Congress is an international conference for researchers, practitioners and students interested in robotics. It will be a forum to share ideas and future directions of robotics technologies and to enlarge human networks in robotics.

TAROS Conference

The Towards Autonomous Robotic Systems (TAROS) is the annual robotics conference in the UK. It is a forum for robotics researchers and industry to discuss the latest results and methods in autonomous robotics, in a friendly environment where they can take stock and plan future progress.

TAROS Industry day

The day allows those in the robotics industry to showcase their products to a UK and International audience. Key talks will be given on relevant issues within robotics with the dayproviding ample  opportunities for academia and industry to foster and strengthen links.

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Recent announcements

  • Industry Day Update We are pleased to announce that Dr Anne Bajart from the European Commission and Dr David Nicholson from BAE Systems will be speaking at the Industry day. This year the ...
    Posted 10 Jul 2012, 09:46 by Khairi Ishak
  • The FIRA RoboWorld Cup & Congress and the TAROS conference successfully advertised The FIRA RoboWorld Cup & Congress and the TAROS conferencesuccessfully advertised to academia and industry at the opening ofthe new BRL facilities.http://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/2012 ...
    Posted 13 May 2012, 11:30 by Khairi Ishak
  • Discover 2012 successfully advertises the RoboWorld Cup to schools and the general public.   
    Posted 9 Mar 2012, 04:05 by Khairi Ishak
  • Final extension deadline 29 Apr. 2012 The Conference Committees of TAROS and FIRA have decided to follow up several enquiries and to introduce one single extension to the paper submission deadline of the FIRA-RoboWorld Congress ...
    Posted 13 May 2012, 11:32 by Khairi Ishak
  • Robo World Cup will be at @Bristol You can check the website here . The RoboWorld Cup Competition will be on selected day open to the public. On those days free access will be given to the competition ...
    Posted 10 Feb 2012, 03:57 by Guido Herrmann
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