By Ahmet Abdulaziz ….

The Near East University achieved yet another honour for the TRNC by winning the RoboCup 2018 Robot Football World Cup, concluded yesterday, 21st June 2018, in Montreal, Canada.

The NEU team contested in 6 matches in total and won 4 of them. They managed to draw the other two matches. Thus NEU completed the tournament without losing a single match.

The Team Members elected to Board of Directors and the Technical Delegation
NEU team captain Ersin Aytac was elected to the Tournament Board of Directors. Nurullah Akkaya, the member of the team in charge of the artificial intelligence issues of the team, was elected to the Technical Committee and will take on an important role in the championship to be held in Canada between 1-8 July 2019.

Two Near East members to take place in the most prestigious organization of the World
Team members Ersin Aytaç and Nurullah Akkaya emphasized the importance of being not only a team but also a team member in the biggest and most prestigious robotic organization of the world and drew attention to the fact that 2 members of the NEU team take place in the management and technical teams which in total consists of only 6 members.