New Delhi, SANA – The Syrian “Build It” team won the second place in the World Robot Olympiad that wrapped up on Sunday in the Indian capital New Delhi.
The main idea of the project presented by the team is based on recycling demolished buildings using robots, which would be useful for the post-war reconstruction process in Syria.
The Syrian participation in the Olympiad included nine teams representing the Higher Institute for Applied Science and Technology, the National Center for Distinguished Students, the Private National School and the Syrian Computer Society.
“Build It” team represents the Private National School. Its members are Walid Izzat, Farah Qadiri and Alma al-Midani.
Some 440 teams from more than 55 countries took part in the Olympiad competitions.