Petrosains RBTX
  • Welcome to Petrosains
    RBTX Challenge 2019

    Put your innovative thinking and engineering skills to the test by creating the next big robotics breakthrough.

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  • RBTX poster
  • The Competition

    Closing Date: 31st May 2019

    • About The Competition
    • Competition Schedule
    • Clinics
    • Zone Qualifications
    • Terms and Conditions
    • About The Competition


      Petrosains RBTX Challenge is an event where all robotics enthusiast will gather to learn, discover, and battle out their robotic creations in an open source software. This program is aimed to provide the necessary STEM digital skill building to embrace the Industrial Revolution 4.0 i.e. coding, robotics, embedded programming. It is an event that also provides a universal platform for all walks of life to explore and share their interest and knowledge in robotics.

      The Petrosains RBTX Challenge 2019 is an initiative organized by Petrosains and endorsed by the Sports and Arts Education Division, Ministry of Education, Malaysia.

      For reference please click on this link : Official Letter.

      • 1 April
        Registration open

      • 31 May
        Deadline for submission of entry forms

      • 6 July
        Zone Qualifications - EASTERN (UMP)

      • 7 July
        Zone Qualifications - NORTHERN (TBC)

      • 14 July
        Zone Qualifications - SARAWAK (Sarawak Skills Development Center)

      • 20 July
        Zone Qualifications - CENTRAL (UNIKL BMI Gombak)

      • 21 July
        Zone Qualifications - SABAH (PlaySmart Kota Kinabalu)

      • 27 July
        Zone Qualifications - SOUTHERN (UTM Skudai)

      • 24 August
        Petrosains RBTX Grand Finals @ Stadium Malawati, Shah Alam

    • A half day robotic consulting session where you can ask any question from program, event or technical question regarding coding or robotic. This is not a class/workshop session. It's free and just walk in to join us. Don't forget to bring your question and robot along!

      Time: 10am - 1pm

      Venue Date in July
      Petrosains, KLCC Every Wednesday
      PlaySmart Kota Kinabalu Every Tuesday
      PlaySmart Kuantan Every Wednesday starting July 10th

    • Zone Date Venue
      EASTERN 6 July UMP
      NORTHERN 7 July TBC
      SARAWAK 14 July Sarawak Skills Development Center
      CENTRAL 20 July UNIKL BMI Gombak
      SABAH 21 July PlaySmart Kota Kinabalu
      SOUTHERN 27 July UTM Skudai
    • General Terms & Conditions


      The terms and conditions of the Competition are as follows:

      • 1. The Competition is open to teams made up of Malaysian citizens and International teams in the following categories:
        • Innovation: Ages 6-12 and Ages 13-17
        • Robo Tracer: No age limit
        • Robo Sumo: 3 kg category (Age 13 and above)
      • 2. One person cannot sign up for more than one team for the same category.
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      • 3. Teams for Robo Tracer and Robo Sumo must comprise of two participants each and accompanied by a teacher or guardian. However, teams for Innovation must comprise of three members and a teacher or guardian.
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      • 4. Registration is free.
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      • 5. Petrosains reserves the right at its sole discretion to change the duration of the competition period.
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      • 6. Employees and volunteers of Petrosains Sdn Bhd., its organizing committees, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate in the competition. Immediate family members include spouses, parents and children.
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      • 7. Petrosains reserves the right at any time without prior notice to add, alter, modify, change or vary the terms and conditions contained herein, wholly or in part at its absolute discretion and the Participants agree to be expressly bound by such additions, modifications, change or variations.
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      • 8. Petrosains reserves the absolute right to disqualify any participant in the event that Petrosains is of the opinion that the participant has been involved in fraud at any time during the course of the Competition.
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      • 9. The decision of the judges in determining the winner shall be final and no appeals against the decision will be entertained.
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      • 10. Petrosains and its affiliates shall not be liable for any claims, of any nature whatsoever, including any claim, arising out of the participant’s involvement in the Competition.
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      • 11. The winner of the Competition may be requested to participate in publicity events and/or campaigns to generate press coverage for the Competition and Petrosains. Petrosains shall be absolutely entitled at its sole discretion to quote statements made by the Participants in any press releases and press conferences relating to the Competition and/or Petrosains.
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      • 12. By participating in this Competition, all participants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions and any decisions made by Petrosains.
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      • 13. The prizes are not exchangeable, transferable, or redeemable for cash or any other form. Notwithstanding the above, Petrosains reserves the right to replace the advertised prize with other prizes of equal value, without assigning any reason whatsoever or prior notification.
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      • 14. The Competition winners will be required to attend prize giving ceremonies (if any) at their sole cost and expense. In the event that a winner is not able to attend the prize presentation ceremony, the participant shall nominate a representative who shall accept the prize on his/her behalf.
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      • 15. Participants expressly grant to Petrosains the right at its sole and absolute discretion, to use the names, photographs and video recordings of the participants and/or their representatives without obtaining any prior consent nor making any payment whatsoever to the Participants and/or their representatives for publicity purposes in any medium.
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      • 16. Petrosains shall not be responsible and/or liable for any physical injury, including death and damage to property of the Participant arising out of this Competition
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      • 17. Petrosains shall also not be responsible and/or liable for any physical injury, including death and damage to property of any third party as a result of the conduct of the Participant.
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      • 18. Petrosains shall not be responsible and/or liable for any cost incurred to participant by participating in this Competition.
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      • 19. No changes are allowed once registration is complete.
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      • 20. All terms and conditions may be amended or withdrawn at the discretion of the management of Petrosains Sdn Bhd and Petrosains RBTX Challenge 2019 at any time without prior notice.

  • How To Enter

    Closing Date: 31st May 2019

    • Step by Step Guides
    • How To Upload
    • Step by Step Guides


      Welcome! Follow these simple steps to register for the Petrosains RBTX Challenge.

      Step 1: If you are below 17 years of age, download 'Participant Consent Form' under 'About' tab for the particular category.

      Step 2: Complete the consent form. Upload it (PDF version) on Google Drive and get the shareable link.

      Step 3: Fill up the online registration form according to your category.

      Step 4: Fill up the required URL link for your Consent Form (if applicable). See 'How To Upload' on the left tab for more details.

      Step 6: Click tick to accept the conditions of use.

      Step 7: Your registration is successful.

    • Google Drive


      1) Login to your gmail account and go to https://drive.google.com/drive/my-drive
      2) Click on 'New' (at the top left) and choose 'File Upload'.
      3) Choose your saved file and click open.
      4) You will see your file is now uploaded to Google Drive.
      5) Right click on the file and choose 'Share'.
      6) Click 'Advanced'.
      7) Click 'Change...' which is under 'Who has access'.
      8) Select option 2 (On - Anyone with the link).
      9) Click save.
      10) Copy URL link under 'Link to share'.
      11) Save the link for later use during the online registration.

  • Robo Tracer

    Welcome.

    • About
    • Junior Registration
    • Advance Registration
    • Open Registration
    • About


      Robots must move on the provided track and complete various challenges such as passing through checkpoints and going through tunnels in the fastest time to win!

      Consent or Approval to Participate

      Please be informed that if you are below 17 years of age, please obtain parental consent to participate in this competition. If you are participating under your school or institution, please obtain consent from your principal or head of school.

      Participant Consent Form.

    • Rules & Regulations - Robo Tracer Junior

      Download track design

      *This category requires Qualification. Please check the dates for your Zone under 'The Competition' menu.

    • Rules & Regulations - Robo Tracer Advance

      Download track design

      *This category requires Qualification. Please check the dates for your Zone under 'The Competition' menu.

    • Rules & Regulations - Robo Tracer Open

  • Robo Sumo

    Let your robot fight your battle.

    • About
    • 1KG Registration
    • 3KG Registration
    • About


      A head to head battle between two robots to try and push one another out of the competition ring!

      Consent or Approval to Participate

      Please be informed that if you are below 17 years of age, please obtain parental consent to participate in this competition. If you are participating under your school or institution, please obtain consent from your principal or head of school.

      Participant Consent Form.

    • Rules & Regulations - Robo Sumo 1KG

      *This category requires Qualification. Please check the dates for your Zone under 'The Competition' menu.

    • Rules & Regulations - Robo Sumo 3KG

  • Innovation

    We've been expecting you.

    • About
    • Junior Registration
    • Advance Registration
    • About


      Design and develop your own innovative product using programmable controllers with the aim of combatting a global issue.

      Consent or Approval to Participate

      Please be informed that if you are below 17 years of age, please obtain parental consent to participate in this competition. If you are participating under your school or institution, please obtain consent from your principal or head of school.

      Participant Consent Form.

    • Rules & Regulations - Junior

      *All project will be evaluated and selected online. The best project will be required to present the real functional prototype in the Grand Finals.

    • Rules & Regulations - Advance

      *All project will be evaluated and selected online. The best project will be required to present the real functional prototype in the Grand Finals.

  • Prizes

    Complete list of prizes.

    • Robo Tracer
    • Robo Sumo
    • Innovation
    • For Junior, Advance and Open Category.

      1st Place

      • RM 3,000
      • Certificate

       

      2nd Place

      • RM 2,000
      • Certificate

       

      3rd Place

      • RM 1,000
      • Certificate

    • For 1KG and 3KG Category.

      1st Place

      • RM 3,000
      • Certificate

       

      2nd Place

      • RM 2,000
      • Certificate

       

      3rd Place

      • RM 1,000
      • Certificate

    • For Junior and Advance Category.

      1st Place

      • RM 3,000
      • Gold Medal
      • Certificate

       

      2nd Place

      • RM 2,000
      • Gold Medal
      • Certificate

       

      3rd Place

      • RM 1,000
      • Gold Medal
      • Certificate

Contact Us

Petrosains RBTX Challenge 2019 Secretariat

Petrosains Sdn. Bhd.
Aras 4, Suria KLCC,
Menara Berkembar PETRONAS
50088 Kuala Lumpur

TEL: 03-2392 8241 / 03-2392 7598

Attn:
Nur Farhanah Mustafa: nurfarhanah.mustafa@petronas.com
Raja Damia Asilah Raja Auria: rajadamia@petronas.com

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