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Your Guide to RoboBusiness 2017
By Steve Crowe · 21 September, 2017 • Robotics, automation, and artificial intelligence will take center stage at RoboBusiness 2017, which takes place Sept. 27-28 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Here's a guide to help organize your show.
How Microsoft’s AI Mastered Ms. Pac-Man
By Steve Crowe · 14 June, 2017 • A Microsoft AI system has set the all-time high score for the game Ms. Pac-Man with 999,990 points - the highest possible score in the game. The AI mastered Ms. Pac-Man by assigning a number of AI agents different tasks and having them work collaboratively.
Can You Tame the UR5 Robot Arm?
By Steve Crowe · 20 September, 2017 • At RoboBusiness 2017, the UR5 robot arm from Universal Robots will pick “widgets” out of a feeder that moves around and is dynamically tracked by the vision-guided cobot. Using a wand, attendees will be able to “tame” the robot, prompting it to avoid the wand while attempting to reach the widget.
RoboBusiness: Smart Manufacturing Comes From AI, Cloud
By RT Staff · 19 September, 2017 • At RoboBusiness 2017, Tend CEO Mark Silliman will demystify smart manufacturing, pointing to a bright future for robotics, AI, and the cloud.
RoboBusiness VC Office Hours Connects Startups & Investors
By Steve Crowe · 15 September, 2017 • Register your robotics startup for RoboBusiness VC Office Hours to connect with investors from ABB Tech Ventures, AME Cloud Ventures, Autonomy Ventures, DFJ, Grishin Robotics, Lemnos Labs, Moment Ventures, Sony Innovation Fund and Tsing Capital.
TUS Nordics: Unmanned Systems Experts to Convene in Denmark
By RT Staff · 15 September, 2017 • With over 100 participants, topping 750 high-quality visitors and a lineup of international speakers, TUS Nordics promises to be the exciting fifth edition for the entire unmanned systems industry. It will cover the full spectrum of civilian and commercial use of unmanned systems.
6 Most Exciting Robotics Technologies to Watch
By Steve Crowe · 1 September, 2017 • RoboBusiness experts discuss the robotics technologies they're most excited about, including AI, computer vision, IIoT, mobile robots and more.
10 Reasons You Need to Attend RoboBusiness
By Eugene Demaitre · 31 August, 2017 • RoboBusiness 2017 will be convening in Santa Clara, Calif. on Sept. 27-28, discussing how organizations like yours can successfully build and use robotics. We’re working hard to make sure we share the best of how to advance business with automation. Why attend? Here are some reasons.
RoboBusiness: Mobile Piece-Picking Robots on Rise
By RT Staff · 30 August, 2017 • Justin Ha, Director of Solutions Design at DHL Supply Chain, expects major growth in mobile piece-picking robots in the near future.
RoboBusiness: 4 Tips on Working With Partners to Adopt Robotics
By Daniel Reuter · 25 August, 2017 • If your business is like many, you may realize that you could benefit from introducing robotics into your processes but may not have a clear idea of how they could have the greatest impact. But choosing the wrong technological path or the wrong partner can lead you down an expensive, time-consuming path to a “solution” that meets neither your needs nor your goals.
Melonee Wise to Deliver RoboBusiness Closing Keynote
By RT Staff · 22 August, 2017 • Melonee Wise, CEO of RBR50 company Fetch Robotics, will deliver the closing keynote at RoboBusiness 2017. Her keynote, "The Future of Intelligent Automation," will reflect on the lessons learned from RoboBusiness and how AI and robotics will continue to evolve and re-shape industry and society.
MIT Robogami Lets You Design 3D-Printed Robots in Minutes
By RT Staff · 22 August, 2017 • MIT CSAIL’s "Interactive Robogami" lets you design and 3D-print origami-inspired robots from 2D designs 

RoboBusiness Speaker: ‘Automate or Die’
By RT Staff · 22 August, 2017 • RoboBusiness speaker Daniel Theobald, co-founder and chief innovation officer of Vecna, says until recently, large-scale use of mobile robotics in industry was still aspirational. But now, given increasing consumer expectations and global competition, "automate or die” is becoming an accepted idea in business.
5 Bizarre Uses for 3D Printing
By Heather Redding · 9 August, 2017 • Applications for 3D printing continue to evolve. Here are five uses cases that might surprise you.
Disney’s Martin Buehler to Deliver RoboBusiness Opening Keynote
By RT Staff · 9 August, 2017 • Dr. Martin Buehler, Executive R&D Imagineer with Walt Disney Imagineering, will deliver the opening keynote at RoboBusiness 2017. Buehler will share how Disney has enhanced robotic characters to create deeper and more meaningful connections with Disney theme park guests.

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Your Guide to RoboBusiness 2017
Robotics, automation, and artificial intelligence will take center stage at RoboBusiness 2017, which...

How Microsoft’s AI Mastered Ms. Pac-Man
A Microsoft AI system has set the all-time high score for the...

Can You Tame the UR5 Robot Arm?
At RoboBusiness 2017, the UR5 robot arm from Universal Robots will pick “widgets”...

RoboBusiness: Smart Manufacturing Comes From AI, Cloud
At RoboBusiness 2017, Tend CEO Mark Silliman will demystify smart manufacturing, pointing to...