Robotnik sponsors one more year the national awards of the GTROB

Robotnik, partner of the CEA group (Spanish Automatics Committee), will give the GTROB AWARDS during the XXXVII Jornadas de Automática de Madrid, in September 2016.

The prizes awarded will be the ROBOTNIK National Award for Best Doctoral Thesis on Robotics valued at 900 euros, and the award for Best Poster/Communication presented at the Conference on Automatic, valued at 300 euros.
More information about the awards GTROB

New edition of the CEA-GTROB newsletter

IIT Kanpur & Tata take part in the Amazon Picking Challenge 2016 with X-WAM

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and Tata Consultancy Services will participate in the Amazon Picking Challenge 2016 with mobile manipulator X-WAM, designed and manufactured by Robotnik. The APC will be held by the Robocup 2016 June 29 to July 3.

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The APC 2016 aims the goal to strengthen the ties between both robotic industrial and academic communities, in order to promote common solutions. In total there will be two parallel competitions: the Pick Task and the Stow Task, the challenge of taking items out of a tote and putting them into the shelving unit.

The mobile manipulator X-WAM and the Intelligent systems and control lab of IIT Kanpur and Tata Consultancy Services, showing all development previously done by this team on tasks that are specific to the competition.

Video of the work done by the two research teams.

Successful balance of the Global Robot Expo 2016

Robotnik showed its extensive portfolio of Service Robotics in Global Robot Expo 2016

Robotnik attended the Global Robot Expo robotics fair held during the 28th to 31st January 2016. Schunk and Robotnik were attending everybody and showing their products and services.

The event had a great welcome with more than 10,000 visitors, which is reflected in various media:

Ten minutes well spent Radio 5. Robotics, an employment opportunity and a nursery for entrepreneurs.

Robotnik will attend the Global Robot Expo

The Global Robot Expo, one of the biggest events of robotic technology in Europe, will be held the next 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st of January in Spain. Madrid is in charge of hosting a big fair where it will shown more than 40 conferences and the latest technologies and developments that will shape the trends of the upcoming years.

Global Robot Expo congregates relevant and international companies of all sectors related to robotics (Research, educational, moving platforms, security, industrial, medical ...).

Robotnik, company specialized in mobile service robotic, participates in this big international event where will show its mobile platform SUMMIT XL, the LWA 4P arm and the SVH hand from Schunk and the Barrett WAM arm.

On behalf of the entire team of Robotnik, we are pleased to invite you to come and join us in our booth (number 4.2).

We will be happy to assist you!



SUMMIT-XL in the 'V GMV Robotics days'

The multinational GMV has celebrated its 'V Robotics days' within the European Robotics Week (23-29 November) in Spain. More than 400 events related to robotics took place throughout the week, showing the latest developments, new researches and applications.


The mobile platform, SUMMIT-XL, has made an exhibition of its capabilities on these days. A speed control and positioning exhibition of the robotnik's robot.


The SUMMIT-XL which has participated in the euRathlon 2015 competition along hand with Sarrus team from the Center for Automation and Robotics (CAR) of the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) has highlighted throughout the week. The versatile and robust platform that uses ROS technology has been developed for search and rescue applications of survivors in catastrophic environments.


Robotnik will be attending ROSCon 2015

Robotnik, Gold Sponsor of the Conference, will attended the ROSCon 2015 from October 3 to October 4 at the University of Hamburg, Germany.

ROSCon 2015 will feature a total of 21 speeches and tutorials related to ROS and will offer a big opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences among all the ROS community.

From our booth, we will show three platforms: the mobile platform SUMMIT-XL, the manipulator platform RB-1 and the Barrett WAM arm. All  products from Robotnik support ROS.

We wait for you on our stand where we will be pleased to assist all questions or dubts about our company, products and services.


Robotnik will attend the IROS 2015

Robotnik will be at the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), with its partner Barrett Technology.
This conference is one of the most important worldwide events in the robotics field where more than 130 exhibitors and sponsors will show their products and services to all the attendants. Taking advantage of this opportunity, Robotnik will show its mobile platform SUMMIT XL, its manipulator platform RB‐1 and the Barrett WAM arm.

The event will be at the Congress Center Hamburg (CCH) in Hamburg, Germany, from September 28 to October 01, 2015

On behalf of the entire team of Robotnik, you are invited to come and join us in our stand, where we will be happy to assist you.


Robotnik is a supporter of the euRathlon 2015 Challenge

Teams from universities, research labs and Industry in general are called to the next euRathlon 2015 Challenge from the 17th to 25th September, Italy. The outdoor robotics competition will test the teams in a realistic emergency environment inspired in the Fukushima accident.

Each team needs robots for land, underwater and flying fields and Robotnik is taking part as a supporter. We are offering  some discounts in our platforms like mobile robots and mobile manipulator, so they will find a great way to research and develop their ideas and compete in a high performance level.  Robotnik is aware of the nowadays barriers but we believe and support the new concepts and innovations.

In the following link you can find the video promo of the competition.



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Robotnik will be present at MWC and ERF 2015

Mobile World Congress Barcelona (MWC) is one of the most important technological events worldwide, just taking a look at the numbers of the last edition, which was attended by 75,000 visitors, and conferences of influential people as Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, or Jan Koum founder of Whatsapp, give us an idea of the importance of the event.

On the other hand, Robotnik will be also present at the sixth edition of European Robotics Forum (ERF) which will take place in Vienna, Austria. This 3-day event, from March 11-13, 2015, is a meeting point for at least 350 scientists, companies and robotics officials from the European Commission.

Robotnik will show some of their mobile platforms, such as Summit XL. We invite you to visit our stand (10B) and we’ll be delighted to welcome you.


Robotnik was present in the IV GMV Robotics Day

One more year, with the purpose to show the current situation of robotics and its many applications, was held the "IV GMV Robotics Day", within the European Robotics Week (25-30 November), with over 300 events related to robotics in Europe.

Robotnik was present with a Summit XL mobile platform along with a MICO robotic arm of Kinova Inc.