ASTI Challenge

ASTI Challenge

ASTI Technologies Group pledges to train 1000 students in collaborative mobile robotics by 2020 through the ASTI Challenge. The ASTI Robotics Challenge is a free competition to develop STEM talent and empower the next generation of leaders in the field of collaborative mobile robotics. The ASTI Challenge has adopted Project- Based Learning as a methodological approach, while also fostering a maker culture (Do It Yourself). Participants build a mobile robot, communicate their projects and compete in a final tournament in which they have to overcome different challenges. 

Last update: 25/04/2018
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Pledge Category

Digital skills in education

Pledge's geographical scope

Time period

Start date: 01/09/2017
End date: 31/12/2020

Other Pledge details

Local/National scope: National
Public Funding: NO

ASTI Technologies Group

ASTI (Automatismos y Sistemas de Transporte Interno) is an international engineering firm that builds made-to-measure automated intralogistics optimisation solutions.

Qualitative Impact

The ASTI Robotics challenge enables students to work in the areas of technology, programming and robotics as well as develop skills such as project management, entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity.

Quantitative Impact

Indicator Description Target Status
People trained face to face/ students The challenge is open to students enrolled in secondary school, vocational training, university students and makers. 1,000 500

Pledge progress

Evidence about progress

80 teams registered
More than 400 participants
80 teachers involved
More than 1000 people will attend the final tournament on May 12


Milestone name Completion date Status
ASTI Robotics Challenge 2017 31/12/2017 Completed
ASTI Robotics Challenge 2018 31/12/2018 On Track
ASTI Robotics Challenge 2019 31/12/2019 N/A
ASTI Robotics Challenge 2020 31/12/2020 N/A