Category: Good Robot Awards 2020

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Halodi Robotics wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

EVE from Halodi Robotics CEO: Bernt Øivind Børnich Founded: 2014 HQ: Norway & Oakland, CA Halodi Robotics has developed the EVE humanoid robot platform using its patented REVO1 actuators to enable truly capable and safe humanoid robots. The robots have been commercialized, and the first commercial customer pilots are being planned for next year in […]

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Robust.ai wins Visionary Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Robust.AI   Founders :Anthony Jules, Gary Marcus, Henrik Christensen, Mohamed Amer, Rodney Brooks Founded: 2019 HQ:  Silicon Valley, CA Robust.AI is building the world’s first industrial grade cognitive engine, with a stellar team that’s attracted $22.5 million in seed and Series A funding from Jazz Ventures, Playground Global Fontinalis, Liquid 2, Mark Leslie and Jaan Tallis. […]

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Cruise wins Visionary Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

In the Visionary Category for outstanding leadership showcasing the successful application of robotics in venture backed or acquired companies with undisclosed revenue ….. Cruise Founders: Daniel Kan, Kyle Vogt Founded: 2013 HQ: San Francisco, CA Self driving technology, the integration of robotics, AI and simulation, is the hardest engineering challenge of our generation. So it’s […]

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Squishy Robotics wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Tensegrity Robots from Squishy Robotics CEO: Dr. Alice Agogino              Founded: 2017             HQ:  Berkeley, CA          Squishy Robotics’ rapidly deployable, airdroppable, mobile sensor robots provide lifesaving, cost-saving information in real time, enabling faster, better-informed data-driven decisions. The company’s robots provide first responders with location and chemical sensor data as well as the visual information needed […]

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Catalia Health wins Commercialization Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Catalia Health  CEO: Cory Kidd Founded: 2014 HQ:  San Francisco, CA With customers like Pfizer and a growing number of national specialty pharmacy chains, Catalia Health is focused on getting their Mabu Care Management Program in front of many more patients to benefit them and the healthcare system.  We create effective patient engagement and generate […]

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Farmwise wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Titan from FarmWise Labs Founders: Sebastien Boyer, Thomas Palomares  Founded: 2016  HQ:  San Francisco & Salinas, CA           For vegetable growers who face increased growing costs and new environmental and regulatory pressures, the FarmWise suite of data-driven services harnesses plant-level data to drive precise field actions in order to streamline farm operations and increase food production […]

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Canvas wins Commercialization Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Canvas   CEO: Kevin Albert Founded: 2017 HQ:  San Francisco, CA The Canvas system represents a bold new way to build and a first glimpse into the future of construction. Few industries have been deemed as essential as construction, yet working conditions across many sites make it difficult to maintain physical distancing and other safety guidelines […]

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SICK wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

nanoScan3 from SICK USA CEO: Tony Peet                  Founded: 1946              HQ:  Minneapolis, MN    Silicon Valley Robotics member and SICK distributor EandM nominated the new nanoScan3 for an innovation award. The nanoScan3 from SICK is the world’s smallest safety laser scanner and is based on their latest patented Time-Of-Flight technology. Not only does it provide the […]

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Velodyne wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Velabit from Velodyne   CEO: Anand Gopalan Founded: 2007 HQ: San Jose, CA Velodyne Lidar, Inc. introduced Velabit™,  Velodyne’s smallest sensor which brings new levels of versatility and affordability to 3D lidar perception, at the Consumer Electronics Show in January 2020. The Velabit, a game-changing lidar sensor, leverages Velodyne’s innovative lidar technology and manufacturing partnerships for […]

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Harmonic Drive wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

FHA-C with integrated servo drive from Harmonic Drive CEO: Doug Olson Founded: 1960s HQ: Beverly, MA Harmonic Drive LLC has launched a new product in the FHA-C Mini family that integrates an actuator with a servo drive in one compact package, eliminating the need for a separate servo drive. The FHA-C Mini Series is a […]

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Formant wins Visionary Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Formant   CEO: Jeff Linnell Founded: 2017 HQ: San Francisco, CA Autonomous robots are awesome, but if you want to run a business with them, you’ll need a robust operations platform that connects people, processes, sensors and robots, and provides fleet-wide management, control, and analytics at scale. That is where Formant comes in. Formant bridges the […]

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Iron Ox wins Visionary Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Iron Ox   Founders: Brandon Alexander, Jon Binney Founded: 2015  HQ:  San Carlos, CA Iron Ox is an operator of autonomous robotic greenhouses used to grow fresh and pesticide-free farm products that are accessible everywhere. It leverages plant science, machine learning, and robotics to increase the availability, quality, and flavor of leafy greens and culinary herbs […]

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Hello Robot wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards

Stretch from Hello Robot  CEO: Aaron Edsinger                 Founded: 2017             HQ:  Martinez, CA   Hello Robot has reinvented the mobile manipulator. In July 2020 they launched Stretch, the first capable, portable, and affordable mobile manipulator designed specifically to assist people in the home and workplace. At a fraction the cost, size, and weight of previous […]

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SRI International wins Innovation Award in SVR ‘Good Robot’ Awards

Inception Drive from SRI International CEO: William Jeffrey Founded: 1946 HQ:  Menlo Park, CA The latest breakthrough from SRI Robotics is a novel ultra-compact, infinitely variable transmission that is an order of magnitude smaller and lighter than existing technologies. The Inception Drive is a new transmission that can reverse the direction of the output relative […]

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Fetch Robotics wins Overall Excellence Award in inaugural SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards 2020

CEO: Melonee Wise Founded: 2014 HQ:  San Jose, CA  Category: Commercialization Award and Overall Excellence Fetch Robotics is a San Jose, Calif.-based industrial robotics startup that develops and manufactures collaborative, autonomous mobile robot solutions for the warehousing and logistical markets. It takes advantage of its deep robotics expertise to provide reliable and safe collaborative AMR […]

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Ambidextrous wins Overall Excellence Award in inaugural SVR ‘Good Robot’ Industry Awards 2020

Co-Founders: Jeffrey Mahler, Ken Goldberg, Stephen McKinley, David Gealy, Matt Matl Founded: 2018 HQ: Emeryville, CA Category: Innovation Award and Overall Excellence Ambidextrous is empowering versatile robots for automated e-commerce order fulfillment with an AI-enhanced operating system that learns to pick, scan, and pack a wide variety of items in just a few hours, enabling […]

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Enter the SVR Industry Awards 2020!

Silicon Valley Robotics is celebrating the best of innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies in 2020, by announcing the 2020 Silicon Valley Robotics Industry Awards. Nominations will be accepted from Silicon Valley Robotics members and from the robotics community. Awards will be announced in a range of categories, for Innovation, for Commercialization, for Design, Advocacy […]

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