The National Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines, abbreviated I-RIM ( http://i-rim.it/en/ ), is a non-profit organization, established as an Association. The I-RIM purpose is to promote the development and practice of Robotics and Intelligent Machines technologies to improve citizens quality of life and well-being and enhance society conditions, through the development of new solutions for helping people, improving working conditions, transferring applications and economic enhancement of research, production improvement and its sustainability. I-RIM is an institute created to offer a national organizational reference for its members and stakeholders, and to interact with public institutions on the topics of Robotics and Intelligent Machines.
I-RIM will be introduced to the public at a major three-day event to be held in pavilions 9 and 10 of the Fiera di Roma, from 18 to 20 October 2019. The calendar is full of meetings for I-RIM members, but the events are open to all interested parties. The Three Days event is held jointly with Maker Faire – The European Edition 2019, the technological event attracting tens of thousands of fans of technology. The Three Days event and Maker Faire will be held in parallel at the Fiera di Roma. The events will include the first year of the Italian Conference of Robotics and Intelligent Machines, dedicated to fostering excellence in Italian research, to inform product and application developers about the possibilities offered by the latest results.