20 Mar ABLE awarded as the Best Robotics Startup of 2020
The European Robotics Forum 2020 (ERF2020) was held in Malaga the past 3rd – 5th of March under the theme Future Robotics: Unlocking Human Potential.
This year’s edition ERF2020 was the 11th edition of the Forum, which started in 2010, and it is now the largest and most influential event of the robotics and artificial intelligence community in Europe. It attracts around 800 entrepreneurs and experts and constitutes a great opportunity for researchers, business and entrepreneurs to share their expertise and build a shared vision for the future.
In the framework of the ERF2020, the ceremony of the Entrepreneurship Award was held, bringing together the most promising and innovative European robotics companies. ABLE Human Motion was awarded the 1st Prize, as the best robotic startup in 2020. Aim Robotics and Kinfinity were awarded the 2nd and 3rd prize, respectively.
The Entrepreneurship workshop allows small innovative companies to pitch their ideas to a panel of technology investment experts. The presentations for the Entrepreneurship Award 2020 took place at ERF2020 in Malaga in a dedicated session on 3rd March. Based on both the written application and the presentation, the jury determined the winners and the awards were handed on 4 March, during the Banquet Dinner at the Museo Automovilístico de Málaga.
The European Robotic Forum 2020 is organized by euRobotics under SPARC. SPARC is the public-private partnership between the European Commission and euRobotics to maintain and extend Europe’s leadership in civilian robotics. It aims to strategically position European robotics in the world, thereby securing major benefits for Europe’s economy and society at large. euRobotics is a non-profit organization based in Brussels with more than 250 members, representing the Robotics community in Europe.