IBA’s robotic soccer team qualifies for international match

Published: April 2, 2011
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KARACHI: 

The Institute of Business Administration (IBA) has qualified for the Iran Open International Robocup Soccer Competition. The IBA team’s robots, created by the computer science department’s artificial intelligence field, will compete with others in a soccer match. The institute’s soccer team will play under the name of “Karachi Koalas”.

The competition will be held between April 7 and April 9 in Tehran, Iran, and will be attended by universities from China, America, Germany and the UK.

IBA is the only university representing South Asia. The same team will take part in the World Robocup competition in Istanbul in July. The World Robocup is held every year and computer science departments from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Oxford University also attend.

The IBA has collaborated with the University of Technology, Sydney, for this competition.

Published in The Express Tribune, April 2nd,  2011.

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  • Hasan Askari
    Apr 7, 2011 - 10:01PM

    Make us proud boys!!Recommend

  • Haider
    Apr 8, 2011 - 2:36AM

    IBA FTWRecommend

  • Imran Allawala
    Apr 9, 2011 - 12:08AM

    WELL DONE IBA TEAM!!! Hope we win and score lots of goals!!!Recommend

  • Mairaj Khan
    Apr 11, 2011 - 10:46AM

    Result upgrades??..Recommend

  • SHAN-E-ZEHRA
    May 21, 2011 - 9:51AM

    wish you best of luck!…Recommend

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