SICK robot day 2016


The 6th SICK robot day will take place on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 at the “Stadthalle” in Waldkirch, Germany. Invited are universities, academies and research institutions.

For the top three teams, whose vehicles perform the given task best, SICK AG will provide monetary awards. Teams can apply for the SICK sensor RFU 620. These sensors will be placed at the teams disposal on loan and the property passes when the team attends the robot day 2016 (donation receipt is mandatory). Generally, the type of the sensor technology used is not limited.



  • The area will open at 10 a.m.
  • From 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. the teams have the opportunity to perform practice runs on the course.
  • The competition starts at 2 p.m. (after lunch).

SICK provides full-time free food and beverage for all participants.

Rules and information

Please download the task, rules and regulations here:


Rules of procedure (english)
Karte (deutsch)
Map (english)
Commands RFU6xx


For general information:


For questions about the Regulations: