ECHORD++ at IROS Madrid 2018

Date:20 September 2018 - By:Anna Principato - Category:

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 Supporting Innovation”

on October 3rd from 16:30 to 18:00 Room 4.R.3

IROS 2018 Madrid, Spain

This forum will be sharing the innovative results of 35 robotic experiments financed under the ECHORD++ European Project and the lessons learned in the innovative procedures developed during the past five years.


16:30-16:40. Overview

CECILE HUET. Deputy Head of Unit Robotics – A2

Directorate-General CONNECT, European Commission


16:40-16:50. Looking back on 10 Years of ECHORD++ – a Retrospective

ALOIS KNOLL. Prof. Dr. TUM, Germany


16:50-17:10. Public end-users Driven Technological Innovation

ALBERTO SANFELIU, Prof. Dr. UPC. Barcelona, Spain

Lesson learned from Barcelona Cicle de l’Aigua: BCASA


17:10-17:20. Research Innovation Facilities

CHRIS MELHUIS. Prof. Dr. Bristol Robotics LaboratoryBRL, Bristol, United Kingdom


17:20-17:40. Experiments

PAOLO DARIO. Prof. Dr. The BioRobotics Institute – SSSA, Pisa, Italy




GIACOMO CIMINI, Science Fiction Film Director


After the Forum drinks and snacks will be served for all the participants in room Room 4.R.5

For further information, see IROS2018 website