Tech United Sidney 2019

For the first time, both the soccer robots and the care robot of TU Eindhoven have become world champions. The robot football team Tech United won in the finals of Team Water from China; the care robot HERO also got the most points in its category. The RoboCup, which was in Sydney this year, is the annual international tournament for autonomous (self-directed) robots.

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Author profile picture Bart Brouwers is co-founder and co-owner of Media52 BV, the publisher of