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BRISBANE CBD TRAFFIC WARNING

CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT ACCESS TO QUT CAMPUS PARKING FOR ROBOTRONICA

The Queen's Wharf construction will affect traffic and access to the CBD on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 August. The work will occur on Margaret Street, between George and William streets requiring the closure of the Margaret Street off-ramps from the Riverside Expressway to George Street. Vehicles will instead need to exit at the Elizabeth or Turbot Street off ramp. The Gardens Point campus parking will be accessible however access to Queens Wharf Road and Gardens Point Road will be under traffic control. View Queens Wharf map for details.

QUT - Robotronica

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A showcase of the droids raced at the 2017 Droid Racing Challenge.

Visitors will have the chance to see autonomous droids and learn about the processes and technology used in designing these machines.

The Droid Racing Challenge attracts universities from around Australia and New Zealand, to design a vehicle that is capable of completing a race around an obstacle filled track autonomously, using a range of sensors and methods of actuation. Computer vision is a key component of this competition with some of the droids using advanced machine learning techniques to detect their surroundings.