Robotics Seminar Planned in Cambridge Next Week
Experts will discuss the business of robotics: using robots to change the world.
By Robotics Trends Staff - Filed May 04, 2011
The Mass Technology Leadership Council, MassTLC Robotics Cluster plans to explore new ways robots are enabling companies to compete globally, revolutionize their businesses, and meet the needs of new markets. The discussion will take place May 10th from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., at the Microsoft New England Research & Development Center, 1 Memorial Dr., Cambridge, Mass 02142.

The strong robotics eco-system in New England is moving business forward and giving companies there a competitive edge in new markets that haven't considered robotics before. Some companies are looking to robots as a means of revolutionizing American manufacturing. Others see robotics as a way to change how we communicate with the world. Still others view robotics as a catalyst for changing the way we think about healthcare.

Confirmed speakers at the event include: 

  • Ted Acworth, Founder and CEO, Artaic Innovative Mosaic
  • Ben Flaumenhaft, VP Operations, Harvest Automation
  • Steve Kelly, CEO, Myomo Inc.
  • Linda Thayer, Partner, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner L.L.P.

The seminar will be followed by Robotics Tech Tuesday from 6-8 p.m., a free event, held at the same location.

Registration is free to MassTLC members, $42 for non members. To register online, click on this link, or visit the MassTLC Website for more information.  To register for Robitics Tech Tuesday, click on this link.


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