Evolution Robotics Joins RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition
By Robotics Trends Staff - Filed Jul 13, 2007
Robotics Trends, a division of EH Publishing, Inc., today announced that Evolution Robotics has joined the inaugural RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition, the international technical design and development event for mobile robotics and intelligent systems industry, as a Gold Sponsor. The company will also host a ‘robotics breakfast’ on October 25, 2007. The RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition will be held at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California on October 25-26, 2007.

According to Dan Kara, conference chairman and President of Robotics Trends, “We are delighted that Evolution Robotics has joined the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition as a Gold sponsor. Evolution is an industry leader in vision and autonomous navigation solutions, such as its widely adopted ViPR visual pattern recognition technology and NorthStar localization solution. Evolution’s products are renowned for their robustness and affordability, and as a result they have been adopted by an increasing number of robotics companies offering commercial robotics products.”

Paolo Pirjanian, President and CEO of Evolution Robotics notes, “As the first technical event for the robotics industry that is focused on the design and development of commercial mobile robots and intelligent systems products, the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition is the perfect forum for Evolution Robotics to educate the marketplace about our low-cost, breakthrough solutions that enables companies to bring functional robotics products into the market at practical prices.”

The RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition is a multifaceted educational forum and trade show dedicated to addressing the technical issues involved with the design and development of commercial robotic products. The RoboDevelopment keynotes and general sessions are specifically designed to impart to technical professionals with the information they need to develop the next generation of personal, service and mobile robots, while the RoboDevelopment exposition hall provides attendees with hands on access to the latest design and development solutions for producing mobile robotics and intelligent systems technology. Tracks within the 2007 RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition include:

- Design, Development and Standards;

- Tools and Platforms; and

- Enabling Technology.

About Evolution Robotics, Inc.
Evolution Robotics (http://www.evolution.com) partners with brand leaders to make their products smarter by providing solutions for vision, autonomous navigation and intelligence. Evolution Robotics’ mission is to make everyday products smarter through innovation in visual pattern recognition and robotics. The company’s technology platform includes ERSP®, the standard Robotics Operating System, ViPR®, the gold standard in visual pattern recognition and NorthStar®, the world’s lowest cost localization system for autonomous navigation. Evolution Robotics has provided unique and differentiating functions for products such as robotic toys, robotic vacuum cleaning products and educational robots. The company also develops visual search engine technologies and partners with mobile service companies to develop mobile marketing and mobile commerce applications for camera phones. Additionally, the company markets LaneHawk™, a loss-prevention solution for retailers that reduces inventory shrinkage through Evolution Robotics Retail, a subsidiary company. Evolution Robotics is an operating company of Idealab, a creator and operator of technology businesses.

About Robotics Trends, Inc.
Robotics Trends, a division of EH Publishing, Inc., is the world’s first integrated media firm serving the burgeoning personal, service and mobile robotics marketplace. Robotics Trends services their clientele through three major business divisions:

- Robotics Trends Publishing, which produces http://www.roboticstrends.com, an online news, information and analysis portal focused on business and technology trends for people who build, buy, invest in, and seek to understand the personal, service, mobile and military robotics market;

- Robotics Trends Events, which produces the RoboDevelopment Conference and Exposition (http://www.robodevelopment.com), RoboBusiness Conference and Exposition (http://www.roboevent.com) and the RoboNexus Conference and Exposition (http://www.robonexus.com); and

- Robotics Trends Analyst Services serving the strategic consulting needs of leading emerging robotics manufacturers.

About EH Publishing
EH Publishing, Inc. is the information leader and resource for the home electronic industry. Serving the technology and construction markets, EH Publishing, Inc. reaches more than half a million home electronic professionals, builders and consumers worldwide. Founded in 1994, EH Publishing, Inc. has defined, cultivated and raised awareness of the $15 billion electronic/installed home industry through its products, which include print publications, on-line publications, trade shows and market studies. EH Publishing, Inc. is the industry’s source for home technology information and market analysis, with the targeted print and on-line publications: Electronic House, Home Electronic Ideas, CE Pro, CE Pro Retailing, ChannelPro, TecHome Builder, Live Sound, and targeted tradeshows: Electronic House Expo (EHX), TecHome Builder Conference and Expo (TBX.), Worship Facilities Expo (WFX), RoboDevelopment Conference and Expo, RoboDevelopment Conference and Expo, and the Consumer HealthTech Summit. To find out more, visit http://www.ehpub.com.

For further information, please call Dan Kara at (508) 663-1500 x329 or email info[at]roboticstrends[dot]com.

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