Silicon Valley Robotics

Supporting Innovation and Commercialization of Robotics Technologies

Robots, AI and Technology fighting COVID-19
We have an ongoing list of robotics and technology companies providing resources or volunteering to assist first responders and health organizations on the front line of the COVID-19 crisis. We also host a weekly public discussion on robots and technology for good, and how to get involved. See below for more information.
SVR Events Online
Our indepth robotics network meetings, our Bots&Beer and Women in Robotics network events, and our Speaker Panels are going online. We're also releasing videos/podcasts of robotics reports each week. Topics covered include retail, agriculture, space, maritime, medical and more. Startup Panels coming in April Open Problems in Health Robotics coming in May.
SVR Startup Workshops
Our weekly intensive startup workshops have moved online. (see our calendar) We can connect you with mentors and post interviews with founders and investors. We also have weekly robotics reports on our new Youtube channel as Silicon Valley Robotics goes online!

How can robots help?

Guest post by Florian Pestoni from InOrbit.ai As the COVID-19 epidemic continues to wreak havoc in countries around the world, there’s some reason for hope as the number of new cases in China drops to 0. This shows that with concerted effort by individuals, companies and government, it is possible to limit the exponential scale of the virus.  These past…

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How can robots help?
COVID-19, robots and us March 31 special guests

COVID-19, robots and us March 31 special guests

Join us on Tuesday at 7pm Pacific for our next weekly discussion on COVID-19, robots and us. This week we're focusing on disaster robotics, social robotics, telemedicine and human-robot interaction with special guests: Robin Murphy, Founder of the field of Disaster Robotics and Raytheon Professor at Texas A&M UniversityRoss Mead, Founder of Semio and VP of AI LAWendy Ju, Interaction…

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Celltrio provides culture lab automation in fight against COVID-19

Sometimes robotics helping fight COVID-19 takes a less obvious pathway. Celltrio for example, is supplying robotic cryogenic freezers that automatically store and retrieve human cells used in cell culturing. Which helps scientists work on new compounds, decreasing the time to important drug discovery. In cell culturing Celltrio provides full automated systems that work 24-7, making the scientific process vastly more…

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Celltrio provides culture lab automation in fight against COVID-19
COVID-19, robots and us – weekly online discussion

COVID-19, robots and us – weekly online discussion

Join us for a discussion with experts from the robotics and health community Every week at 7pm on Tuesdays we speak to experts from the robotics and health community. This event is free and open to the public. Regular guest speakers are: Gui Cavalcanti, CEO/Cofounder of Breeze Automation and Founder of Open Source Covid-19 Medical Supplies Group Alder Riley, Founder…

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Silicon Valley Robotics is the largest cluster of robotics and AI technology innovation and investment in the world. We are a non-profit organization started by the robotics and AI industry to support the emerging new robotics and AI industry, including agricultural, medical, social, retail, logistical, transport and space robotics networks.

Become a member of our organization! Membership is open to robotics startups and also global partners. We host online networking events, online mentor office hours, investor demo days. You can also join our coworking space Co-Lab in Oakland or just sign up for newsletters to learn more about us.

Bots&Beer ONLINE

COVID-19, robots and us

What Our Members Say

“ Silicon Valley Robotics is an opportunity to showcase some of the most innovative robotics in the world. ”
Rich Mahoney
CEO and Founder at Seismic
“ Every startup needs access to a resource like Silicon Valley Robotics to help fundraise and grow. ”
Melonee Wise
CEO at Fetch Robotics
“ Silicon Valley Robotics has the best network events in the Bay Area and the most up-to-date information about trends in robotics. ”
John Dulchinos
Vice President, Global Automation and 3D Printing at Jabil Circuit
325

Plus Robot Startups

8

Years Of Exponential Growth

9

Billion $ Of Equity Funding

656

Plus Robotics Investors

Apply to join our CoLab at Circuit Launch

We provide you with space, access to equipment, mentors and potentially funding. Applications are now open for :

  • Entrepreneur in Residence
  • Artist in Residence
  • Startups

We support Women In Robotics organization!

Women in Robotics is the professional network for women who work in robotics, or women who aspire to work in robotics. We have local events and a global community. Local events include; Bay Area, Boulder, Brisbane, Bristol, Toronto, Zurich and at many robotics and AI conferences.

Silicon Valley Robotics Programs

What is a robot? Fast facts!

A series of factsheets outlining the basic facts and falsehoods about robotics, AI, jobs and social impact.

Speakers & Mentors

World's leading experts in areas of robotics, AI, innovation, product management and design.

Indepth Networks

Join our indepth topic networks to partner with leading startups and major companies in each area. Construction Robotics Forum Launch Jan 30 2019.

Accelerate Your Startup!

Connection to our CoLab, all the latest startup competitions, accelerators, demo days and expos.

Reports & Downloads

The latest reports and whitepapers across the fields of robotics, AI, their roadmaps and implementations.

Good Robot Design Guidelines

How to build an ethically aligned robot – a set of guidelines from international expert workshops.

GLOBAL ROBOTICS CLUSTER NETWORK

We have a global robotics cluster network connecting robotics and AI hubs all over the world.

Our next cluster meeting is October in Korea

For Individuals

Individual membership is for robotics professionals and people interested in working or investing in robotics technologies. Receive a monthly newsletter and tickets to all our networking and speaker events.

For Companies

Company membership is based on size, from startup to unicorn, but all members receive access to weekly newsletters, invites to our networking and speaker salons and access to our investor and mentor network and online directory.

Global Partners

Global Partners benefit from access to our weekly newsletters, reports and presentations on the latest trends in robotics. Also our partners have access to our networking events and a coworking lab and landing pad in Silicon Valley.

SVR Sponsors

Sponsors are featured members or partners, invited to attend our advisory board meetings and able to steer our activities. Sponsors can showcase their technology or services at our events, presentations, media and publications.

Explore Our Latest Events, Featured Members And Robotics News

Guest post by Florian Pestoni from InOrbit.ai As the COVID-19 epidemic continues to wreak havoc in countries around the world, there’s some reason for hope ...
Join us on Tuesday at 7pm Pacific for our next weekly discussion on COVID-19, robots and us. This week we’re focusing on disaster robotics, social ...
Sometimes robotics helping fight COVID-19 takes a less obvious pathway. Celltrio for example, is supplying robotic cryogenic freezers that automatically store and retrieve human cells ...
Join us for a discussion with experts from the robotics and health community Every week at 7pm on Tuesdays we speak to experts from the ...
Please search our lists below: STUFF NEEDED BY GOVT/HEALTH (by country) STUFF THAT CAN BE DONE BY COMMUNITYWHERE TO FIND INFORMATION AND HELP Stuff needed ...
This is the start of Silicon Valley Robotics list of local robotics companies and service providers who can build or make useful stuff for first ...

Come Visit Us At Circuit Launch


Please check the calendar to see if we have Office Hours posted. Otherwise contact us for an appointment. Join our meetup group or newsletter for info about upcoming events. Or follow us on social media.

Location
Visit Circuit Launch M-F 10am-6pm
8000 Edgewater Dr (upstairs) Oakland CA USA 94621
Mail Address
8000 Edgewater Dr Suite 200 Oakland CA USA 94621
Phone
Office : 1-650-204-0003
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