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European Robotics Forum and Entrepreneurship

Events: 12/03/2014 - 01:00 to 14/03/2014 - 01:00, Rovereto, Italy

The fifth edition of the European Robotics Forum will take place in Rovereto, Italy on 12th-14th March 2014. It is one of the main annual gatherings of the academic and industrial robotics community in Europe. The event is organised by euRobotics aisbl and supported by DG CONNECT of the European Commission. There will be exhibitions, workshops and forums with the aim

  • to identify the potential of robotics applications for business, creation of jobs, and meeting societal needs;
  • to learn about the state of the art and most recent breakthroughs in applications (from agricultural robots to health services);
  • to learn about new robotic business potentials, including those through the establishment of spin-offs;
  • to get to know ongoing initiatives in robotics within Europe;
  • to listen to the European Commission┬┤s opinion about European robotics; and
  • to voice your opinion to influence decision makers and strengthen the collaboration between all stakeholders in the robotics community.

Call for Entrepreneurs

If you are a small innovative company and would like to pitch your ideas for the next big thing in robotics to a panel of technology investment experts you are welcome to join the Entrepreneur Workshop. The workshop is organised by world renowned experts Mr Jon Agirre Ibarbia of Tecnalia, Mr Renaud Champion of Robolution Capital and Mr Geoff Pegman of R U Robots. The workshop offers "speed dating" in a first step where you have the chance to gain valuable skills in how to pitch an investment idea together with the potential to gain interest in your company from the investment community. Please note that applications for this workshop are required by 19th February 2014. For more information and how to register please follow the link