Robotica 2018 - the 18th Portuguese Robotics Open, a RoboCup sponsored local event, took place in Torres Vedras, from April 25th to April 29th, 2018. It was promoted by São Gonçalo School, Autarchy of Torres Vedras and the Portuguese Robotics Society in partnership with Lisbon Institute of Engineering (ISEL), Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL), Ministry of Education and the National Association of ITC Teachers.

ICARSC 2018 - The 18th International Conference on Autonomous Robot Systems and Competitions took place in Torres Vedras, Portugal, from 25 to 27 of April 2018, in conjunction with the 18th Portuguese Robotics Open, a RoboCup-sponsored Local Event with several other associated competitions. ICARSC2018 is an international scientific meeting in the field of Mobile Robotics financially co-sponsored by the IEEE and sponsored by the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS), through its Portuguese Chapter. Its scope encompasses, but is not limited to, the fields of Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Education.

EURCJ 2018 - European RoboCupJunior Championship took place in Montesilvano, Italy, from 29 of May to 1 of June 2018. The EURCJ is a new super-regional RoboCup event that has the objective of organizing RoboCupJunior competition at European level. It will be organized yearly in different European countries. EURCJ is organized by a committee formed by the European RoboCupJunior Regional Representatives and by a Local Organizing Committee. EURCJ 2018 is the first edition of EURCJ and was organized by the Italian RoboCupJunior Regional Committee and by the Italian RoboCup Regional Committee, in collaboration with other European RoboCupJunior regional committees.

RoboCup 2018 will take place in Montréal, Canada, from 18 to 22 of June 2018.