2012 IERA Invention and Entrepreneurship awarded to RoboCoaster and Universal Robots
“The important advancement in safe robots for the entertainment industry by RoboCoaster and the development of a new generation of simple robots for SME’s by Universal Robots not only represent positive steps forward for the robotics industry but also reflect businesses that have successfully translated technology into commercial success.”
Runners-up included HiBot‘s Expliner robot for inspection of high-voltage transmission lines, Evolution Robotics’ Mint™ mopper and sweeper robot and Reflexxes library of instantaneous trajectory generation algorithms.
Awards given at AUTOMATICA 2012, a trade fair for automation and mechatronics held in Munich.
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