The future of robotics is poised to bring us a bright future as long as we develop these systems responsibly. What will intelligent robots from the ground, air and sea add to our lives in the next 50 years and what will be the biggest obstacles to achieving this future?
One Grand Prize winner will receive an All Access Student Pass to Unmanned Systems 2015 intelligent robotics conference with accommodations in Atlanta*, a one-year student membership to AUVSI (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International) and the potential to be published in a future issue of Unmanned Systems magazine.
1-3 First Prize winners will receive a one-year AUVSI student membership.
Submit a 600-word essay to email@example.com by April 2, 2015, and tweet the tagline or title of your essay with the #EnvisionEssay hashtag. Top tweets will earn a robotics evolution t-shirt. Keep up with the latest on #unmanned15 @AUVSIshow.
Submissions will be judged by the AUVSI editorial team based on the following:
1.The clarity of your message on how intelligent robots will enhance the future and help create the society you would like to see
2.The creativity and originality of your concept
3.The quality of the material
Eligibility: Must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree. Must be 16 years of age or older.
*Transportation to Atlanta will be the responsibility of the winner.