In February we received the great news that our team was accepted for the 2016 Amazon Picking Challenge
. The event
will be was
held in conjunction with Robocup 2016 in Leipzig, Germany from June 30 to July 3.
We have a Facebook team page where we will stream the action and both our runs live! Go here: https://www.facebook.com/ACRVTeam/
Facebook keeps the video files, so you can re-watch our run from the APC!
The benchmarking paper
is accepted at ICRA 2017 and will be presented in Singapore!
A new year is coming, with a new challenge
, we have applied to be part of the Amazon Robotics Challenge in Japan in 2017, see our application here
A benchmarking paper
is being prepared by the team to be submitted to ICRA 2017!
We came 6th in the picking task by scoring 42 points! :) YAY!!
The team is hard at work to get the full system robust for the challenge in Leipzig, Germany!
The ACRV/QUT Media Team has taken some pictures of us working on the APC here in Brisbane! [Link]
Amazon Robotics is going to sponsor our conference registration and will give us a travel stipend of US$ 6000
Team ACRV has been accepted as one of the 15 teams to participate in this year's Amazon Picking Challenge!