The MRO17 Event

The Malta Robotics Olympiad is the largest technology event in Malta organised by the Ministry for Education and Employment in Partnership with GO at the MFCC Ta'Qali.

This year, for the first time ever the MRO will be taking place on two days. With hands-on workshops for all ages, over 50 confirmed exhibitors and 6 major events under one roof the MRO is a free, fun family event.

Opening Times

Friday 24th From 4:00pm till 10:00pm
Saturday 25th Frpm 9:00am till 10:00pm

24th & 25th March - MFCC Ta'Qali


Latest News

Floor Plan Now Out!

March 15, 2017
The official MRO Floor Plan is now out !, you can download a High Resolution PDF plan by going to...
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MRO collaborates with XFM

February 28, 2017
The MRO has just partnered with XFM Malta as the main radio broadcaster.
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Microsoft HoloLens in Malta!

February 14, 2017
Microsoft have just confirmed that for the first time in Malta the HoloLens will be on display at the Malta Robotics Olympiad
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MRO Shuttle Service

February 8, 2017
eCabs - the black cab company are sponsoring the MRO17 and offering a shuttle service for the benefit of our...
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Express Trailers – Official Logistical Partners

February 8, 2017
Express Trailers has confirmed its support to the 2017 edition of the Malta Robotics Olympiad. Express Trailers will in fact...
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CERN Live at the MRO

February 8, 2017
The CMS Collaboration at CERN is a global scientific endeavor that is pushing the boundaries of fundamental research. CMS Virtual...
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Main Events

Lego Sumo Intl. Qualifiers

As the main and first event ever created for the first MRO this competition is reserved for secondary school students in Form 1,2,3,4 & 5. The winners will represent Malta in the Intl. Lego Sumo Challenge,

MRO Big Challenge

he MRO needed more Robots and more real Robotics engineering.... so, enter the MRO Big Challenge a homegrown competition which offers a 20 meter obstacle course on grass, sand, gravel, water which the robot has to take on its own autonomously.

D&T Expo

D&T Expo brings a ‘maker’ aspect to the MRO where the public is also invited to try out interactive practical activities along with demo and use of hi-tech CNC equipment like laser cutters, 3D printers and the like.

MRO:Overwatch Tournament

The MRO this year will featured a professional esports arena with a 100 seat capacity to follow the semi finals and finals of the overwatch tournament.

ERSA - Malta Drone Nationals

For the first time in Malta an International Drone Race which is going to bring the best of European Pilots together to compete in the European championships. The Top 3 will compete in the finals in IBIZA

EDx Conference

A big part of the MRO this year will be the introduction of the EDx conference being supported by the University of Malta. We will be presenting 10 high-tech topics. Click for more details on speakers and schedules.

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