Sponsorship & Exhibition

Welcome to the world’s biggest annual robotics event! The international RoboCup community fosters the development of intelligent robots by defining and executing competitions that are used by scientists and students from all over the world to test and demonstrate their robots in attractive, realistic scenarios.

RoboCup celebrates developments in artificial intelligence and advanced manufacturing, attracting the best of the best in robotics to its events.

See for yourself what RoboCup teams have achieved in the past 23 years.

Fast Facts – 10 Reasons to Sponsor and/or exhibit at RoboCup 2019

  • Over 3,500 dedicated scientists, researchers and innovators in attendance
  • Over 40 countries represented
  • Over 30,000 public spectators
  • 4 Days of Competitions and Exhibition
  • Do more business and actively network with this target group
  • Showcase your technology solutions and influence purchasing decisions
  • Allows your first discussion with new prospects face-to-face
  • Encourages prospects to get hands-on with your products...research says that exhibitions are the most effective way to demonstrate technology
  • Allows prospects to use all five senses to compare and evaluate your products
  • Facilitates two-way communication and instant feedback

Areas of interest for exhibition: Industrial robots; personal service robots; medical and welfare robots; construction and inspection robots; IoT- and ICT-related technologies; camera and image processing technologies; actuator and related technologies; robot-related elemental technologies; self-driving technologies; control and embedded software; artificial intelligence; promising intellectual property and research; other robot-related technologies, products, and services.

RoboCup Major

When the RoboCup community steps onto the world stage once a year, it becomes clear just how much robotics and artificial intelligence are going to change and shape life in the future.

With a variety of leagues, your product or service may fall into one or all of the following categories:

  • @Home
  • Soccer
  • Industrial
  • Rescue

RoboCup Junior

Show your support for STEM education as RoboCup Junior is a project orientated educational initiative aimed at primary and secondary school children with over 100 teams competing in this category.

The exciting and entertaining nature of the competitions, together with the specialized opportunities for young people, succeed at awakening the enthusiasm of young talent for future technologies and STEM fields. RoboCup provides the ideal environment for high-tech companies, universities and research institutes to present what they have to offer in a targeted and effective way.


RoboCup 2019 will be highly promoted in the lead up, during and after the event. Take a look at some previous event statistics.

Media Stats – 2017

  • 28 TV Broadcasts
  • 98 Newspaper Articles
  • 14 Radio Broadcasts
  • 30 Magazine and Local Government Reports
  • Nearly half a million website viewings
  • 800 Facebook Likes

Media Stats – 2013

  • 112 Journalists in attendance
  • Press articles generated in 75 countries including BBC, AP, The Guardian, ATP, NBC and Reuters
  • 75m Tweets
  • 40,000 Spectators

Please view the opportunities in the prospectus or contact us to discuss a bespoke package for your organisation.

Contact information

RoboCup 2019 Sydney Secretariat

ICMS Australasia
GPO Box 3270
Sydney NSW 2001
Telephone: +61 2 9254 5000
Fax: +61 2 9251 3552

General Enquiries

Emma Bowyer
Event Director RoboCup 2019

Fallon Beatty
Event Director RoboCup 2019

Sponsorship and Exhibition

Emma Bowyer
Event Director RoboCup 2019

Andrea O'Sullivan
Sales Manager Sponsorship & Exhibition RoboCup 2019