Download pack Connected Everything is working to identify the key challenges we face as digital technologies transform our industrial systems and to support new collaborations between academics from diverse discipline areas to address these challenges and respond to the question “how do we support...
16 March, 2018
The American journal Science holds the first "Science Robotics Meeting in Japan" The event, organised by the Science journal, is over three days 12 - 14th March 2018. It is held for the first time in Japan, the leading country for robotics technology and internatinal experts have gathered to...
14 March, 2018
A new awards competition, Connected Nation Pioneers, that will recognise exceptional UK doctoral students whose research contributes towards the development of a Connected Nation, is announced today by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The competition is being...
08 March, 2018
Summary Exoskeletons that can help the paralysed to walk are available now. But they might also help patients with stroke damage, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, or Parkinson's disease. So when might they be ready to take home? Adrian Burton investigates.The Lancet recently published an article...
08 March, 2018
The FET Unit of the European Commission launched a new call for FET Flagships, science- and technology-driven, large-scale (1 Billion Euros for 10 years), multidisciplinary research initiatives built
12 February, 2018
Featured on the BBC 2 programme, ‘Six Robots and Us” Carebot was created by Dr Theo Theodoridis, a lecturer in Robotics at the University of Salford.
12 February, 2018
Science Robotics  31 Jan 2018: Vol. 3, Issue 14, eaar7650 DOI: 10.1126/scirobotics.aar7650
01 February, 2018
As part of the Hamlyn Symposium 2018, there will be interactive and hands-on workshops/tutorials organised on Sunday 24th June and Wednesday 27th June 2018, between 9am to 1pm, and 2pm to 5.30pm. Sunday 24th June 2018 SAM01
31 January, 2018
Some jobs are just too difficult, costly or dangerous to be done by a person. Industries like offshore wind and deep mining are looking towards AI and robotics to fulfil roles which could increase productivity and prevent potential harm to workers. Thanks to the £68 million Industrial Strategy...
12 January, 2018
Bristol Robotics Laboratory hosted the inaugural meeting of a new Board of Trade as the facility welcomed leading politicians from across the UK. The laboratory at the University of the West of England's Frenchay campus was the venue for the launch of the Board, established to help boost exports,...
09 November, 2017