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International Robotics Festival @ Pisa

International Robotics Festival @ Pisa

September 7-13, 2017

The International Robotics Festival is an event that has something for everyone; it aims to develop our knowledge of this field in all areas and applications. 

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Researchers' Night 2017 @Pisa

Researchers' Night 2017 @Pisa

September 29, 2017

The BRIGHT acronym means “Brilliant Researchers Impact on Growth Health and Trust in research”, wishing to underline the positive aspect of the research activity in order to convey a positive message to the general public.

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TEDxSiena

TEDxSiena

October 22 2016

TEDxSiena “OPEN DOORS”, Siena, Italy

http://www.tedxsiena.com/speaker/domenico-prattichizzo/

Talk: Mani e Robot (TR. Hands and robots), Domenico Prattichizzo (US)

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The "SoftHand" team wins the Robotic Grasping and Manipulation Competition @IROS2016!

The SoftHand Team (UNIPI, IIT, qbrobotics) won the "Robotic Grasping and Manipulation Competition" at IROS 2016 in Korea obtaining the highest score.

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Workshop Organization @RoboAssist2016

Workshop Organization @RoboAssist2016

October 14 2016

Workshop “Wearable robotics for motion assistance and rehabilitation - RoboAssist 2016” at IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robot and Sytems (IROS 2016), Korea.

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Workshop Organization @IROS2016

Workshop Organization @IROS2016

October 10 2016.

Workshop “Evaluation and Benchmarking of Underactuated and Soft Robotic Hands” at IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robot and Sytems (IROS 2016), Deajeon, Korea.

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SoftPro @Internet Festival in Pisa

SoftPro @Internet Festival in Pisa

Forme di futuro”, payoff del Festival, nell’edizione 2017 diventa la cornice all’interno della quale collocare i temi dell’innovazione digitale e del mondo della Rete. IF2017 delinea soluzioni, racconta prospettive, descrive prodotti e servizi che caratterizzeranno il futuro prossimo venturo.

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SoftHand Pro team @ Cybathlon

SoftHand Pro team @ Cybathlon

October 8, 2016

ETH Zurich organized the very first Cybathlon!

Saturday, 8 October 2016, in the SWISS Arena in Kloten individuals with physical disabilities will compete side by side in six demanding disciplines, using the latest assistive technologies. 

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SoftPro @ Researchers Night in Pisa 2016

SoftPro @ Researchers Night in Pisa 2016

September 30 2016

The European Researchers’ Night is an event that is held every year across Europe on the last Friday of September. This year’s Researchers’ Night took place on Friday 29 September and involved more than 250 cities in the European Union and neighbouring countries.

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SoftPro @Technolgy Hub fair, Milan, June 6-9 2016

SoftPro @Technolgy Hub fair, Milan, June 6-9 2016

June 6-9 2016

Centro "E.Piaggio" - University of Pisa in "Piazza Soft Robotics"  with the Softhand

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SoftPro @SPSItalia, the Italian Automation Fair

SoftPro @SPSItalia, the Italian Automation Fair

May 24-26 2016, Parma 

Qbrobotics and Centro Piaggio - Università di Pisa presented the Softhand and Softpro project at SPSItalia

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qbrobotics at the Hannover Messe

qbrobotics at the Hannover Messe

April 25-29 2016

qbrobotics, spinoff of Centro di Ricerca "E. Piaggio" of Pisa University and Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, was selected to present some of its products and results of technological transfer of European projects at Hannover Messe, the most important international fair of industrial automation. 

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Best Paper Award at Haptics Symposium 2016

Best Paper Award at Haptics Symposium 2016

2016

Best paper Award at Haptics Symposium 2016 for the paper

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Workshop Organization at IEEE Haptics Symposium, Philadelphia

Workshop Organization at IEEE Haptics Symposium, Philadelphia

April 8-11 2016

Held since 1992, the IEEE Haptics Symposium (HAPTICS) is a vibrant interdisciplinary forum where psychophysicists, engineers, and designers come together to share advances, spark new collaborations, and envision a future that benefits from rich physical interactions between humans and computers, generated through haptic (force and tactile) devices. In 2016, this conference will be held in central Philadelphia, one of the most historic and beautiful cities in North America. HAPTICS 2016 will be a four-day conference with a full day of tutorials and workshops and three days of conference activities including technical paper presentations and hands-on demonstrations.

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SoftPro presentation at ERF 2016

SoftPro presentation at ERF 2016

March 21, 2016

SoftPro presentation at "The New H2020 Robotics Projects in the SPARC Strategy",

European Robotics Forum - March 21, 2016

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Argumented Human Conference, 25-27 February 2016

Argumented Human Conference, 25-27 February 2016

25-27 February 2016

Demo "The Robotic Sixth Finger"  at Augmented Human Conference, Geneve 25-27 February 2016 

http://www.augmented-human.com

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Cybathlon Symposium - Call for Abstracts

Cybathlon Symposium - Call for Abstracts

Saturday, 8 October 2016 ETH Zurich is organising the very first Cybathlon!  

Individuals with physical disabilities will compete side by side in six demanding disciplines, using the latest assistive technologies. Website: http://www.cybathlon.ethz.ch/en/

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SoftPro KickOff meeting

SoftPro KickOff meeting

March 22-24, 2016

The SoftPro kick off metting will be held on March 22-24, 2016 at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genova, Italy.

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SoftPro has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No.688857
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