Kessaris i-Robot team travelled to Houston, Texas representing Greece in the FLL Global Robotics Competition. There, he competed with 108 top robotics teams and thanks to its focused work andcarefully-planned preparation managed to stand out making our country proud once again!
Owing to this journey, the team members kept their knowledge and skills current, cultivated programming skills, used and improved English while meeting important people in the field. The coaches of the team, Mr. George Kapnitis and Mrs. Irma Papadimitriou, who accompanied the team members, stood next to the children and keptinspiring them with the values of commitment, cooperation, solidarity, respect and friendship. This school year, iRobot is composed of:
- Giorgos Adam
- Melissa Adamadithi
- Victor Gardelinos
- Nikos Zodanos
- Alexandros Iliou
- Aris Kalafatis
- Stylios Kouvelas
- Eleni Sotyriou
Good luck in this and all their future endeavors!
We’d also like to thank our sponsors Quantos Statistics & Information Systems, ANIMA 3d printing, Affidea Greece, Iolcus, ARK Security Marketplace, Quick, Lavdas Candles, National Technical University of Athens, Sigma Security, Ribco Marine, Mercedes Dionysiotis & DNV for their valuable support, as well as children's mentors and old members of the group, Giannis Kolovos and Giorgos Kontos.
The story of i-Robot“One Team, One Spirit”
Since 2016, Kessaris Robotics Team, ‘i-Robot’, a team of 12-16-year-old boys and girls -trained by coaches and mentors has been participating in the FLL Research and Robotics Competition, at a national and international level, presenting original devices and projects and thus gaining the following distinctions, awards and prizes:
2022: Distinction. Qualified for the World Competition in Houston, USA.
2019: The 1st World Prize in the category ‘Innovative Solution’ and the 4th Place at the Robot Game competing with 90 teams from all over the world.
2018: Distinction, Qualified for the World Competition held in Detroit, USA.
2017: Participation in the World Competition in St. Louis, USA.