The future of robotics is in the hands of the engineers currently working in automation and the children who are interested in pursuing a career in robotics. Moscow hosted Robofest 2016, which saw a host of young, budding, engineers show off their robots. From shirt folding robots to rough-terrain navigating robots, the event looked to be a treat. Here are some of the highlights thanks to RT

 

According to RT, the robotics conference included:

  • 3500 school children 
  • 1000 engineering teams 
  • Winners represent Russia at robotics competitions in the US, Europe, and Southeast Asia 
  • Ages 6 to 30