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PreECESCON 4 - Robo Battles

Our preECESCON hackathon is back with an exciting and revamped character: Robo Battles! Teams from all over Greece will have the opportunity to compete for bragging rights and big prizes!

If you're interested in programming, intelligent systems and robotics, but you don't know how to start, preECESCON robobattles is for you!
In collaboration with the research team robotics4all all contestants will have the opportunity to use an advanced development environment of A.I. algorithms to lead their team to victory! Inspired by the legendary game of Pacman, and with a kind of cops and robbers, each team must develop its strategy as hunter and hunted, collecting points and subversive bonus!
The competition is about for all students and does not require programming knowledge, since everything is done by the handy environment of R4A. The strategies of can be implemented are all but simplistic, with hundreds of strong levels of control and complex decisions!
Matches will be broadcasted live from the lab workshop in Thessaloniki, where you will see your own strategy come alive with real robots!
Ready to take up the challenge and sign up? You can find all the details in our blog here.


Side Events

If 8 hours of speeches and workshops seem daunting, you can always take a break and come join one of our many side activities! Soft skill courses, treasure hunts, Photoshop Battles and many others await you on the University's campus grounds and on our webpage!

Side Events

Photoshop Battles

Photoshop Battles

Have a thing for tinkering with Photoshop or any other Gaphics Editing application? Want to make the conference attendees laugh and earn prizes? Sign up for Photoshop Battles!


Thessaloniki Spots

ECESCON Spots

Thessaloniki is the city of entertainment! All ECESCON attendees will have the chance to explore the city through the conference's collaboration with tens of cafes, taverns and bars! Each night, the conference will have an official meeting spot for everyone who wants to meet new people with common interests. Also make sure not to miss our big ECESCON party!