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qb SoftHand on a Spanish TV advertising by GAS NATURAL/NATURGY

qb SoftHand on a Spanish TV advertising by GAS NATURAL/NATURGY

qb SoftHand acting as a chef together with the UR3, for a Spanish TV advertising created by the company Gas Natural / NATURGY.  

qbrobotics attending AUTOMATICA 2018, June 19-22 – Munich

qbrobotics attending AUTOMATICA 2018, June 19-22 – Munich

qbrobotics will attend AUTOMATICA 2018 Munich – the leading exhibition for Smart Automation and Robotics – presenting the two main innovations of 2018: the robotic hand dedicated to the industrial world - qb SoftHand Industry and the humanoid robot EGO. Where you can find us: qbrobotics booth Hall B4 - Stand 509, Universal Robots A/S booth Hall B4 - Stand 303, Service Robotics Demopark Hall B4 - Stand 421.   We will wait for you from 19th to 22nd June 2018!
qb SoftHand Research at Technology Hub 2018

qb SoftHand Research at Technology Hub 2018

The robotic hand qb SoftHand Research will be presented as UR+ solution during the event Technology Hub (Milan, Italy 17-19 May 2018). You can shake the Hand at Universal Robots stand C36.
qb SoftHand Research is now UR+Certified

qb SoftHand Research is now UR+Certified

The robotic hand by qbrobotics - qb SoftHand Research - is now UR+ Certified by Universal Robots, the Danish company leader in the production of collaborative robots - cobots.
Winners of Robotic Grasping and Manipulation Competition @IROS2016

Winners of Robotic Grasping and Manipulation Competition @IROS2016

The QB - UNIPI - IIT Team earned the top award at this year’s Robotic grasping and Manipulation Competition, that took place in Daejeon, Korea during the International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS). The team was asked to control their robotic hand through two different tracks, respectively Hand-in-hand grasping and Fully autonomous: each track consisted in different tasks that had to be completed in a limited time frame.
Cybathlon competition news

Cybathlon competition news

The Cybathlon is the brainchild of ETH Zurich and NCCR Robotics professor Robert Riener and was forged with three aims in mind; to facilitate conversation between academia and industry, to facilitate discussion between technology developers and people with disabilities and to promote the use of robotic assistive aids to the general public. qbrobotics is attending at this event as part of the SoftHand PRO Team, lead by Sasha Godfrey. The team competes in the Powered Arm Prosthesis category and its pilot is Clint Olson, who uses an hand developed by the Italian Institute of Technology, the University of Pisa and qbrobotics. With this hand he has to perform different tasks that reminiscent of daily domestic activities.  
Kickoff meeting SOFTPRO

Kickoff meeting SOFTPRO

The SoftPro kick off meeting will be held on March 22-24, 2016 at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genova, Italy. More information to follow!