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1st Winner Internantional Roboboat Competition 2018

Alhamdulillah, good news was heard again by ITS students. This time the good news was delivered from Uncle Sam's country. The ITS Barunastra Team won the FIRST PLACE in the International Roboboat Competition 2018 which was held June 18-24 2018 in Florida, USA! The participants of this autonomous ship race are:
1. Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia 2. Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia
3. Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands
4. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida, USA
5. Florida Atlantic University, Dania Beach, Florida, USA
6. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
7. Hagerty High School, Oviedo, Florida, USA
8. Nathan Hale High School, Seattle, Washington, USA
9. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
10. Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo Léon, México
11. University of Central Florida Robotics Club, Orlando, Florida, USA
12. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
13. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
14. Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Yesterday's qualification results, ITS ranked 1st successfully entered the final with a value of 3118! (Ranked second, Embry-Riddle scores in the 800 range). Although there were various fatal problems in qualifications such as damage to the mini PC before qualification, damage to the laptop (replacement of mini PC), error in GPS and compass in qualification, Alhamdulillah because of the prayers of all, the final of the Barunastra Team ITS went smoothly without problems. The team successfully completed the run within 8 minutes of the total time allocation of 20 minutes. The score obtained by ITS is 4996. The final results are as follows.
1. ITS, Surabaya (4996)
2. Georgia Institute of Technology (4223)
3. Hagerty High School (958)
4. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (818)
5. Delft University of Technology (343)
6. Nathan Hale High School (337)
7. University of Michigan (318)
8. Florida Atlantic University (147)

The Barunastra ITS Team would like to say thank you once again to all the elements who have helped make all this possible. The team would like to thank parents, lecturers, sponsors, and others who have helped realize the dream of the ITS Barunastra Team. The team also would like to thank the Indonesian Embassy in Washington and Mr. Henry Wimenta for helping a lot while the team was in Daytona. The Barunastra team hoped that this could be a new start to Barunastra's successor. (ITS PRIVATE VOCATIONAL SCHOOL)

Vivat!