Yaskawa Motoman Demonstrates Career Path Opportunities to Students

Yaskawa Motoman celebrated National Robotics Week by inviting student groups to take facility tours and speak with automation professionals about future career opportunities.

National Robotics Week delights kids

Greg Nichols for ZDNet:  The seventh annual National Robotics Week, which kicks off this week, will see more than 250 events take place across all 50 states.

It's a pretty cool time to celebrate robots. A new generation of small, relatively inexpensive, and highly collaborative industrial robots brought new levels of automation to light industry last year. Home robots, in the form of vacuums and lawn mowers, continue to do well in sales, and drones--technically flying robots--are everywhere. I'm literally watching one fly over a park near my house as I write.

New kinds of bots are also making early strides. Companies like Savioke are bringing robots to hotels and others likeRevolve Robotics and Double are connecting people via affordable embodied telepresence--especially people whose disabilities prevent them from traveling to school or work.  Cont'd...

Seventh Annual National Robotics Week All Set to Commence with Record Number of Events

The seventh annual National Robotics Week kicks off April 2 with a record number of events - more than 250 - taking place across all 50 states. Established in 2010 by Congress and iRobot, National Robotics Week raises awareness around the importance of education focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), and the role these subjects play in shaping the future of our society's youth, industry and the U.S. economy.

National Robotics Week Looks to Host More Events, Robot Enthusiasts and STEM Educators than Ever Before

Help Promote the Importance of Technology Education this April

EquipmentAuction.com and Honda celebrate National Robotics Week with start of Industrial Robot Online Auction

This week celebrates the sixth annual National Robotics Week

igus celebrates National Robotics Week with demonstrations at the 2nd annual Rhode Island Robot Block Party

A manufacturer of robotic components, igus will display a number of unique solutions and interact with STEM students at the free event, April 11th at Brown University.

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