June 29 in Astrakhan, the grand opening of the competition "Eurobot-2011."
For the first time in the history of the competition (they have more than 10 years), the venue for the "EUROBOT" became a Russian city.
The competition will be attended by about 700 young people from 30 countries.
"Eurobot" — is not just a youth championship or competition, it is an opportunity to work towards a common goal, to reveal his technical imagination and exchange of ideas, know-how, advice and engineering knowledge in a friendly atmosphere.
By tradition, the festival robots perform a task set by the organizers.
In Astrakhan, the robots have to fight on the chessboard.