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Advanced Robotic Technology for Handling Soft Materials in Manufacturing Sectors

Decathlon Produzione Italia and Bocconi develop the first economic assessment for SOFTMANBOT project

Decathlon Produzione Italia and Bocconi develop the first economic assessment for SOFTMANBOT project Decathlon Produzione Italia, as an industrial partner of the Softmanbot Project, carried out, in collaboration with the Bocconi University of Milan, the first economic assessment related to the project and a first feasibility study regarding the use of the developed new technology.  The purpose was…
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Plastinher dissemination activities

Plastinher participated in two events to promote the Softmanbot project First event at the FUTURMODA fair, in October 20th and 21st in Alicante. For more informations you can visit https://www.futurmoda.es/ Second event at the LINEAPELLE fair, in September from 6th to the 8th For more informations you can visit https://www.lineapelle-fair.it/en/agenda/view/lineapelle-september-2021

INESCOP article for the World Footwear magazine

We are glad to announce that INESCOP prepared an article on Robotic demoulding for the World Footwear magazine that has already been published. You can download it here

The use of robotic machinery to manipulate flexible materials – JUEMA perspective

The SOFTMANBOT project was launched 2 years ago to allow various industries to use robotic machinery to manipulate flexible materials or products. After defining the tasks and models to be used in this project, INDUSTRIA AUXILIAR JUEMA S.L. In collaboration with other SOFTMANBOT partners, has acquired a UR10-E robot and the specific rotomoulding oven for…
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AIJU shares its technical progresses

The SOFTMANBOT project is progressing at a good pace. We asked to AIJU to share with us the latest updates from their perspective. “In this last period, we have focused on the development of algorithms related to the acquisition of trajectories, to obtain data from the movements of the operators, the detection of the mould and its hole for demoulding,…
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Technical updates from the project coordinator, SIGMA

SIGMA has coordinator has a full overview of the activities performed in these two years by SOFTMANBOT project. For Robotic perception, a novel pipeline named “ROBUSfT” has been proposed that generates the 3D shape of deforming objects from images coming from a monocular camera. Furthermore, a software architecture is under development that connects all project…
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2nd Workshop on Robotic Manipulation of Deformable Objects in Real-world Applications (RoMaDO-RA)

We are pleased to share with you the open the call for contributions of the 2nd Workshop on Robotic Manipulation of Deformable Objects in Real-world Applications (RoMaDO-RA), which will take place online during IROS 2021 (precise day and format to be disclosed).All information is avaliable on the website: https://lnkd.in/dHZq-Re The workshop will feature presentations from Dmitry…
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Workshop on Teleoperation of Dynamic Legged Robots in Real Scenarios

On the 31st of May Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, EU AnDy Project and the SOFTMANBOT project joined forces for the Workshop on Teleoperation of Dynamic Legged Robots in Real Scenarios during IEEE ICRA 2021.This workshop aimed at gathering researchers from legged robotics, teleoperation, and human motions studies together in order to present the latest results in…
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Organization of ICRA 2021 workshop

Human robot collaboration for tasklearning and completion Join Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia and the SOFTMANBOT project on the 31st of May for the Workshop on Teleoperation of Dynamic Legged Robots in Real Scenarios during IEEE ICRA 2021 workshop.This workshop aims at gathering researchers from legged robotics, teleoperation, and human motions studies together in order to present the…
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European Robotics Forum 2021 (ERF2021) – Clustering workshop on the 13th of April 2021

The European Robotics Forum 2021 (ERF 2021), the most influential meeting of the robotics community in Europe, was held as a virtual event 13-15 April 2021. The ERF2021 covers all aspects and current themes related to the field of robotics. Researchers, engineers, managers, and a growing number of entrepreneurs, businesspeople, and public funding officers from…
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