Team consists six member from Pak has arrived in Tashkent, Uzbekistan for participating in the first “OIC Robotics Challenge” (ORC).
ORC is held within the framework of INNOWEEK of the government of Uzbekistan from October 27-31.
Six member team from Pak include Ali Raza from National University of Science and Technology (NUST) and Usama Naseer from COMSATS University, Islamabad will take part in Robo Sumo competition in ORC.
whereas Muhammad Awais Khan, Muhammad Ahmad Ali, Abdul Waqas and Muhammad Ammar Hassan from Lahore Garrison University, Lahore will take part in the Robo Football competition in ORC.
The event is being arranged by COMSTECH in partnership with the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) General Secretariat, Ministry of Innovative Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB).
An official of COMSTECH informed about the details of the event that The ORC held in the UZEXPOCENTRE exhibition center Tashkent and is limited to participants only from OIC Member States with ages between 17 and 23 years. The teams, selected by OIC Jury, consisting of three members and each team can be accompanied by a senior person as Team Manager or Mentor who will need to support his own travel.
The participants would have the chance to get a guided tour of some of the exciting INNOWEEK activities being held on parallel side of the event.
The ORC will be held in two different categories, and first three winning teams will be given the prize money in each category.