Outline

The award is given to organizations that have developed robots that support the autonomous walking of the physically challenged in various aspects of daily life.

Promotion Movie

Criterion for Selection

Seven situations from daily life were set up. For each situation, the Organizer will judge whether the robot can achieve independent walking movements.
(For details, please refer to the application guidelines)

Prize

Each task / task group accomplished / all tasks accomplished

Total prize money
1,000,000USD
(For details, please refer to the application guidelines)

Schedule

  • Entry: September 1, 2020 - February 28, 2021
  • Selection results will be announced on July 1, 2021
  • Award Ceremony and Demonstration: September 5, 2021 (at GIC Tsukuba Innovation Center)

※If you would like to observe the awards ceremony and demonstration, please submit an entry form around March 2021.
It will be open to the public, so please enter from there.
※All schedules in this document are based on Japan Standard Time (JST, UTC+9).

Application Guidelines

Inquiry

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