Plymouth University and Aldebaran SoftBank have joined forces to establish the first European Industrial Doctorate in  “Applications of Personal Robotics for Interaction and Learning” (APRIL). This international doctoral school, under the funding and auspices of the H2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie...
01 March, 2016
Advances in automation, robotics, 3D printing and digital technologies at rapid pace drive fundamental transformation in every part of life and lead to a new industrial revolution.
15 February, 2016
On the 8th February, the Imperial College Italian Society in collaboration with the Italian Embassy of London and the Italian Embassy of Washington DC organised a sold out seminar on robotic technologies from space to earth applications.
14 February, 2016
Following last year’s research partnership agreement with Hitachi and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Edinburgh Centre for Robotics continues strengthening their engagement with key robotics research players in the Far East.
11 February, 2016
UCL Robotics are actively pursuing exciting new projects helping to build a local RAS community in technologies that extend human capabilities across application domains ranging from healthcare to manufacturing and the creative industries. As a cross-faculty initiative, participating researchers...
10 February, 2016
As part of the United Arab Emirates commitment to create initiatives with societal impact, the International Council on Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (iCAIR) launched two awards to support technology development that will bring positive change to the world.
10 February, 2016
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is an independent administrative institutions and is largely funded through annual subsidies from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). It was established in 1932 with the aim to promote scientific...
09 February, 2016
A first fully autonomous two-seater electric pods in the UK developed by The LUTZ Pathfinder project won the prestigious Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) Automotive Award for Innovation 2015.
22 January, 2016
Through Student Forums, the EPSRC UK-RAS Network aims to bring together and provide support for students who are interested in robotics. The Forums are intended to (a) create a vibrant environment for knowledge exchange, (b) support students to develop new research and leadership skills, and...
14 January, 2016
As Tim Peake reawakens the UK’s fascination with space travel, it is exciting to remember that alongside of Tim some British experts are at the forefront of space discovery. At the Surrey Space Centre (SSC) at the University of Surrey, scientists and engineers have been working for nearly four...
04 January, 2016