Brief History
1995 International Organizing Committee: Micro-Robot World Cup Soccer Tournament, initiated by Jong-Hwan Kim, KAIST, Korea
1996 August  International Summer Camp for Rule Meeting
November 9-12  The 1st MiroSot'96 held at KAIST, Korea 
1997 June 1-5  The 2nd MiroSot'97 held at KAIST, Korea
05-Jun Federation of International Robot-soccer Association (FIRA) was established.
 August-September  MiroSot World Tour: led by Jong-Hwan Kim
   - Austria, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Spain, U.K., and U.S.A.
   - September 19, 1997: BBC telecast MiroSot game in the famous Blue Peters program for
     children
1998  June 29-July 3   1998 FIRA Cup France at the La cite des Sciences et de I'Industrie, Paris, France 
1999  August 4-8  1999 FIRA Cup Brazil at the Gymnasium of Colegio Notre Dame, Campinas, Brazil
2000  September 18-24  2000 FIRA Cup Australia, Rockhampton, Australia
2001  August 1-5  2001 FIRA Cup China at the Science and Technology Museum, Beijing, China
2002  May 23-29  2002 FIRA Cup Korea, 6 FIFA World Cup Cities (The Preliminary Games: Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, Gwangju, and Suwon, The finals: SETEC, Seoul)
 May 26-28  FIRA Intelligent Robot Exhibition, SETEC, Seoul, Korea
2003 Sept. 28-Oct. 3 2003 FIRA Cup Austria, Vienna, Austria, Korea
2004 10. 27 ~ 31 2004 FIRA Robot World Cup & Congress, Busan Korea
2005 12. 14 ~ 16 The 10th FIRA RoboWorld Cup Singapore 2005 Orchard Hotel, Singapore
2006 6. 30 ~ 7. 3 The 11th FIRA RoboWorld Cup Germany 2006 Dortmund, Germany
Int'l Edutainment Robot Exhibition
2007 6. 14 ~ 17 FIRA RoboWorld Cup 2007, San francisco, USA
10. 18 ~ 21 FIRA Challenge Cup 2007, COEX, Korea
2008 7. 22 ~ 25 FIRA RoboWorld Cup 2008, Qingdao, China
10. 16 ~ 19 FIRA Challenge Cup 2008, COEX, Korea
2009 8. 16 ~ 20 FIRA RoboWorld Congress & RoboWorld Cup 2009. Inchone, Korea
9. 2 ~ 5 FIRA Challenge Cup 2009, BEXCO, Korea
2010 9. 15~ 19 FIRA RoboWorld Cup and ROboWorld Congress 2010 Bangalore, India
10. 28 ~ 30 FIRA Challenge Cup 2010, KINTEX, Korea
2011 8. 26 ~ 30 FIRA RoboWorld Cup and RoboWorld Congress 2011 Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2012 8. 20 ~ 25 FIRA RoboWorld Cup and RoboWorld Congress with TAROS 2012, Bristol, UK
10. 27 ~ 28 FIRA Challenge Cup 2012, KINTEX, Korea
2013 8. 24 ~ 29 FIRA Robo World Cup 2013 Kaula Lumper, Malaysia
10. 24 ~ 27 FIRA Invitational Cup KINTEX, Korea
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