Category: California Robotics News

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Science, startups and industry at RSS2014 part 2

Now to hear from some of the big industry players in continuation of the post on the ‘Academia, Startups and Industry’ workshop from RSS2014, the 10th annual Robotics Science and Systems conference on at the University of California, Berkeley, July 12 to 16. Opening with a plenary from Vijay Kumar, U Penn, the morning session asked industry experts from different […]

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VLAB Collaborative Robots Forum

The VLAB Collaborative Robots forum on Thursday May 29 was a masterclass for robot startups. For 90 minutes at the Knight Management Center at Stanford, we heard all about the business of robotics from industry veterans, vcs and startups. The panel consisted of Melonee Wise, CEO of Unbounded Robotics, Milan Shah, VP of Rethink Robotics, […]

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Robot Launch 2014 – vote now for round two

For the next three weeks, Silicon Valley Robotics visitors can vote for the “People’s Choice” startup from the Robot Launch competition. Each week, we’re going to publish 10 videos from our Top 30, and during our live final on May 20, we’ll announce the ultimate “People’s Choice” winner. Four startups moving through from last week’s round […]

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Robot Launch 2014 – announcing the Top 30

Are you ready to find out the semifinalists in our first Robot Launch global startup competition for robotics? With 76 applications from 19 different countries, and entries covering industrial, service and consumer robotics, it’s clear that robotics is entering a period of strong growth. The judges did not have an easy job but here are […]

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Leading the conversation on the future of robotics

By Richard Mahoney at 10:39 AM PDT, Thu Mar 27, 2014 Lately it seems that robotics is at the forefront of many conversations—about technology, jobs, startups, education, and more. At SRI, we’re gearing up for National Robotics Week in April and partnering with Xconomy to bring together some of the industry’s foremost thought leaders on April 10 at Robo Madness […]

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Robots in a box win LAUNCHedu at SxSW

Elad Inbar’s RobotsLAB BOX was unanimously declared the winner of LAUNCHedu at SxSW. In it’s third year, the LAUNCHedu conference, is held in Austin TX ahead of SxSW. LAUNCHedu focusses on bringing together education stakeholders and policy makers with innovative early stage technologies and startups. The competition field started with 80 applicants and the other […]

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