About WRO (World Robot Olympiad)
WRO is a global robotics competition that brings young people from all over the world together. Teams of youngsters get the opportunity to learn STEM subjects and develop their creative and problem solving skills through various robotics challenges mostly using Lego robots. Currently 50+ countries with over 20,000 teams are participating in this event. Each participating country has its own competition and the best teams are invited to compete at the World Robot Olympiad. As the first WRO-USA National organizer, Dr. CJ Chung, Professor of Computer Science at Lawrence Technological University and founder of Robofest successfully inroduced & launched WRO programs in the USA in 2014 and 2015.