Festival Nacional de Robótica 2021 - ICARSC - Awards and Prizes


Awards and Prizes

Paper Awards

Best Conference Paper Award

“Multi-View Fine-Grained Vehicle Classification with Multi-Loss Learning”

Bruno Silva, Francisco Rodolfo Barbosa-Anda and Jorge Batista

Institute of Systems and Robotics - University of Coimbra

Best Industrial Robot Journal Paper Award

“On the Design of the Agri-Food Competition for Robot Evaluation (ACRE)”

Riccardo Bertoglio, Giulio Fontana, Matteo Matteucci, Davide Facchinetti, Michel Berducat, Daniel Boffety

Politecnico di Milano - DEIB, Milan, Italy

Università degli Studi di Milano

INRAE Clermont-Ferrand, Montoldre, France

Highly Commended Awards from the Industrial Journal Robot

“Rapid Development and Prototyping Environment for Testing of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles”

Tiago Oliveira, Pedro Trindade, David Cabecinhas, Pedro Batista, Rita Cunha

Universidade de Lisboa


“A Review of Pruning and Harvesting Manipulators”

Vítor Tinoco, Manuel F. Silva, Filipe N. Santos, Luis F. Rocha, Sandro Magalhães, Luís C. Santos

INESC Technology and Science

University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro

Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto

School of Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of Porto


“Soft Gripper for Robotic Harvesting in Precision Agriculture Applications”

Eduardo Navas, Roemi Fernández, Delia Sepúlveda, Manuel Armada, Pablo Gonzalez-de-Santos

Centre for Automation and Robotics, Madrid, Spain

Zoom Party Quizzes

Famous robots Challenge:

  1. Viktor Seib (Germany - University of Koblenz-Landau)
  2. João Silva (Portugal - VORTEX-CoLab)
  3. Mateus Sanches (Spain - Eurecat Technology Center)

Santa Maria da Feira Challenge

  1. João Silva (Portugal– VORTEX-CoLab)
  2. José Cascalho (Portugal - University of Azores)
  3. André Resende (Portugal - University of Minho)
  4. Klaus Dorer (Germany - Offenburg)