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May 7, 2019

Great Investment Opportunities in Danish Robot Growth Comets of the Future

Odense, Denmark, May 2019. The biggest event for direct investment in Odense, home to the world-famous Danish robotics cluster, Odense Investor Summit, will take place on the 26th of June.…
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May 3, 2019

RobotUnion closes the last open call with 206 applications submitted

40 startups and SMEs selected in the second RobotUnion Open Call will be invited to the Jury Day in Warsaw to pitch in front of Jury and win the possibility…
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April 25, 2019

Second Open Call Webinar Session

The past April 24th we held a webinar session about our second open call, open until April 30th at 13:00 CEST. Watch the video to hear the insights of our…
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April 15, 2019

Robotics startups in the Medical Device sector

Author: Leire Martínez | Source: Tecnalia  The global medical device market is expected to reach an estimated $409.5 billion by 2023, and it is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4.5%…
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April 5, 2019

Health and tech: A robot could take care of you when you are old

Robotic technology in the field of health has had a great impact in recent years. In fact, by 2019, the application of artificial intelligence in robots to work dynamics is…
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March 25, 2019

Robotics revolution in Bucharest with RobotUnion and Rima

How many times have you heard about the upcoming “Robotics Revolution”? Probably a lot if you have been in Bucharest this week. The capital of Romania has become the hub of the robotics industry in…
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March 20, 2019

RobotUnion Info Sessions: Webinars and Meetings

  RobotUnion is an initiative designed to increase the number of startups and SMEs in Europe in robotics-related fields. We will invest €4 million in 40 companies during 2 open…
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March 18, 2019

RobotUnion is looking for mentors and facilities to join our pool of Acceleration services

Would you like to become a part of Robotics revolution together with RobotUnion Startups and Consortium? Join our pool of experts and facilitites!   RobotUnion is constantly looking for: a)…
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March 18, 2019

3 videos to understand Social Robotics

What is a social robot? They are robots where social skills and interaction play a key role in their development. They should be capable of showing emotions, have capacity to…
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March 4, 2019

Robots in manufacturing: Three things to look out for in 2019

Amanda Koppel | Via: I4MS As we have heard numerous times, the robots are coming — and they’re coming in larger numbers than ever before. Especially in manufacturing, robots have made their mark on…
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February 9, 2019

RobotUnion launches its second open call with €4 million public funding for startups and SMEs

Launched within the framework of the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme, it is the first European acceleration project that discovers, supports and funds innovative projects in the robotics industry In…
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February 9, 2019

Win a fast track to the RobotUnion jury day 2019!

Call for participants: Entrepreneurship Workshop and Award 2019 We invite all entrepreneurs and potential entrepreneurs in the robotics field to join the competition for the prestigious Entrepreneurship Award. The euRobotics…
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February 5, 2019

RobotUnion News! 10 STARTUPS ENTER THE PRODUCT ACCELERATION PHASE

Great news are coming for the 1st RobotUnion Acceleration program! Last 2 months Technical and Business Mentors were working with 20 Startups who has started a Feasibility Stage on Welcome…
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January 10, 2019

“People’s fears towards robots are way ahead of reality” – Ali Muhammad

Amanda Koppel | Via: MADE In Denmark and internationally, robotics is one of the hottest topics in manufacturing. Automation and robotics are key areas of interest when it comes to…
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December 19, 2018

180 robotics startups heard about RobotUnion at Slush 2018, the best European tech event

Author: Roi Rogríguez | Source: FundingBox Until 10 years ago Slush was just snow or ice partially melted in Helsinki(Finland), but since then, the startup and tech event that started with just some hundreds of attendees,…
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November 22, 2018

Robotex 2018 will gather startups and tech leaders in the field of robotics

From November 30 to December 2, Tallinn will be home to Robotex International 2018, on of RobotUnion's community partners and one of the biggest robotics festival, gathering more than 30 000…
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November 21, 2018

The Welcome Camp took place in Yes!Delft

During the 14th and 15th of November RobotUnion starts the first acceleration round with the presence of 20 startups and around 40 partners and mentors. The kick-off was hosted by…
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November 20, 2018

Experience the Jury Day 2018 in first person!

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November 20, 2018

How will robotics affect the European economy?

Astonishing technological advances in the field of robotics and Artificial Intelligence are being reported every day. According to the International Federation of Robotics, last year, global sales of industrial robots…
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October 1, 2018

RobotUnion announces the 20 startups selected to enter the acceleration programme

Each of the winners, selected among 204 applications from 32 countries, will receive up to €223,000 in equity-free funding, alongside acceleration and mentoring services. RobotUnion is offering a total of…
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September 30, 2018

Barcelona Drone Center is one of the 10 civilian drone test sites worldwide

Last August the partners of Mobile World Capital Barcelona visited the Barcelona Drone Center, located in Moia (Barcelona). It is a segregated airspace and runway with 2500 ha, it serves as…
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September 10, 2018

The RobotUnion Jury Day session is coming!

The RobotUnion Jury Day session will take place at Tecnalia HQ in San Sebastian (Spain) 44 Robotic companies from all around the world will meet and compete! Don't miss any…
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September 9, 2018

3 videos to learn and get inspired by soft robots

What are soft robots? They are robots that are composed primarily of deformable materials such as gels or soft polymers. Sometimes they have a rigid skeleton, but other times the whole…
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August 31, 2018

RobotUnion will be present at DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival 2018

RobotUnion will join the Mobile World Capital Barcelona team at DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival during the 4-6 September 2018. A selection of startups from the European Projects IMPACT Connected…
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July 17, 2018

RobotUnion closes its first call with 204 submissions from 32 countries

20 applicants will receive acceleration services and will be financed with up to €223,000 in equity free cash. The robotic solutions participating in RobotUnion will take part in the digitalisation…
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July 10, 2018

Robots trending in the AgTech industry

In 2015, the global market for agricultural robots was $2.8 billion and it is predicted that in 2020 it will reach $16 billion (Statista). Source: https://www.nesta.org.uk According to the report,…
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June 27, 2018

Skyx: robotics technology for agricultural spraying

Eylon Sorek, Skyx Founder and CEO has been interviewed by RobotUnion's team. Skyx is an agricultural-robotics technology company enabling a modular swarm of autonomous drones for spraying. The company named…
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June 21, 2018

“Less invasive surgery and remote procedures are possible now with the aid of robots”

Ángel Lanuza is senior Advisor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Internationalization & Innovation Department of FENIN, as well as Coordinator of the Spanish Innovation Platform on Healthcare Technology FENIN…
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June 19, 2018

Video: Interview to Merete Nørby – MADE (Denmark)

MADE's international chief consultant Merete Nørby talks about RobotUnion and presents the Danish SMEs and startups participating in the 1st call of the programme. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x0UTJa5UCrc&feature=youtu.be
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June 18, 2018

“New robotics solutions can change the way we think of and work with manufacturing”

MADE is most active in the Manufacturing vertical. Can you tell us how robotics can disrupt this vertical? Robotics play a big and important role in factories and in the…
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June 18, 2018

Getting your robotic startup past the valley of death

By Leire Martinez “Nobody said it was easy; No one ever said it would be this hard”  The lyrics to Coldplay’s love song could well be suited for the thousands of…
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June 18, 2018

“Robotics will disrupt civil engineering through efficiency and safety at work”

Interview to Francisco Luque Cañones leads the innovation project of Ferrovial at the Ci3 division (Centro de Innovación de Infraestructuras Inteligentes) and one of the experts at RobotUnion Ferrovial is most…
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June 15, 2018

RobotUnion at Automatica Fair in Munich this week

RobotUnion partners will be present at automatica in Munich, Germany from 19 – 22 June 2018. Discover the pioneering projects right here in the MWCapital Start-Up Arena and see how robotics and automation is shaping our future!…
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June 15, 2018

“The need for robotics is on the rise”

The use of robotics is steadily increasing around the world. According to the 2017 World Robot Statistics, issued by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR), the top 10 most automated…
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April 17, 2018

RobotUnion launches its first open call with €8 million equity-free funding for startups and SMEs

  Launched within the framework of the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme, it is the first European acceleration project that discovers, supports and funds innovative projects in the robotics industry…