You want to develop your own autonomously driving car and get in touch with professional developers of the future sports cars? You are in for a unique challenge, exciting teamwork and special prices? Then join the Porsche Engineering Student Contest on 4 November 2021 in Prague or on 16 November 2021 in Ostrava.

There are two possible versions of the contest according to the actual situation around COVID-19.
1) Offline version: The whole team will come to the contest venue in person.
2) Partly online version: Each team chooses one representative who will come to the contest venue in person. This member will represent the team on site, including the handling of the car. The other team members work remotely.

Essential focus lies on the health of all participants. General requirement for the participation in person will be a negative result of an antigen or PCR test.

What you have to do

  • Register using the online form (you can register either as a single person or already as part of a team of five)
  • Deadline for registration is on 24 October for Prague and on 31 October for Ostrava
  • During the one-day competition, your task is to develop an innovative solution based on the topic “autonomous driving”
  • Take part in two races
  • Make a short presentation about the project that you worked on
  • Pitch your solution in front of the jury

Apply now

The Contest
Accept the challenge and design the application software for the autonomous car that surpasses our expectations. The challenge is to exploit the potential of the camera placed on the car and go through the competition track under various conditions. You will receive detailed information at the beginning of the contest day.  During the whole day, experienced mentors, all necessary hardware and low level software will be prepared for you. Gain experience in teamwork, argumentation and presentation of your results and take the chance to outdo yourself.

Choose between the following two locations to participate:

Prague

On 4 November 2021
Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics and Cybernetics
Jugoslávských partyzánů 1580/3, 160 00 Dejvice, Czech republic

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Ostrava

On 16 November 2021
Moravian-Silesian Innovation Centre Ostrava, VIVA building
Technologická 376/5, 708 00 Ostrava-Pustkovec, Czech republic

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The Prices
  • Porsche driving show
  • 3-6 months Internship at Porsche Engineering Services s.r.o.
  • PE autonomous car kit, LEGO® Technic Porsche 911 RSR
  • And much more…

What's in for you?

…do you have what it takes to push the automotive industry further?

Porsche Engineering Student Contest 2019
Get an insight into last years’ student contest in Prague organized by Porsche Engineering Services, s.r.o. and its partner Czech Technical University.

In 2019, four teams of engineering students of three universities competed against each other to complete a series of trials on a model track with an autonomously driving car. They all showed passion, dedication and presented innovative ideas. Thanks for your participation!

Do you have any questions?

contest@porsche-engineering.cz