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Robots mastering every situation

“Excellent” and “our expectations were by far exceeded” — these were some of the statements that international experts made end of March as an overall conclusion to the end of the EU project ECHORD++. ECHORD++ had a runtime of five years and was coordinated under the direction of Prof. Alois Knoll of the Technical University […]


Breakfast with robots at the EU Parliament on April 2nd

What does it take to create jobs and economic growth with EU-funded research projects? The ECHORD projects demonstrate how the EC supports creating commercial impact in robotics We cordially invite you to join us for a breakfast at the EU Parliament on April 2nd from 8-9:30a.m. In 10 years of research in robotics the EU-funded […]


Digital Innovation Hubs annual event in Warsaw

The EU-funded project ECHORD++ was the first European project to set up Robotic Innovation Facilities offering access to high-tech robotic equipment and expertise to research organisations, companies and institutions.


ECHORD++ at three events in November

In November you will have the chance to meet members of the ECHORD++ consortium  personally,  whether you are in Germany, Spain or France …



Meet female research

Ladies (and Gentlemen!), November 17th is your opportunity. Come and meet some of the most interesting and successful women working on artificial intelligence with their human intelligence. The conference WeLead (Women Leaders in Artificial Intelligence, Engineering and Robotics) showcases the contribution of women’s research and the extraordinary work that they are doing in these technical […]


This was IROS Madrid 2018

This past week, over 3000 attendees from across the world gathered in sunny Madrid, Spain, for the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems  (IROS). Visitors were offered high-level presentations given by researchers and tech company representatives, as well as the 150 exhibitors, showcasing the latest advances in intelligent robots, humanoids, autonomous cars, service […]


ECHORD++ at MEDICA 2018

Robots – the talented caretakers of the future Robots are taking on more and more rehabilitation and support tasks, relieving nurses and doctors. Some of these applications the EU project Echord ++ will present at the Medica trade fair on November 12-15, in Dusseldorf in hall 12 (booth F 37). Older patients often have limitations […]


ECHORD++ at IROS Madrid 2018

  ECHORD++ will present five prototypes in the EU Exhibition Area within the IROS: CLARC, EXOTRAINER, LINarm++, SIAR, and ANYmal (MODUL) with its own booth in the main exhibition area. Do not forget to mark the ECHORD++ Forum on Wednesday, October 3rd  at 4:30 p.m in your calendars.     “ECHORD++: Advances in Robotic Science […]


Watch ECHORD++ go from lab to market

ECHORD++ aims to stimulate the interaction between robot manufacturers, researchers and users. In the past five years, the European Coordination Hub for Open Robotics Development ECHORD++ has worked with 110 project partners, 31 experiments and 6 PDTI consortia, monitored by 7 core consortium partners. 3 RIFs were established which offer high-tech robotic equipment and expertise […]