[robotics-worldwide] "Robots on Tour", 8/9 March 2013, Zurich, Switzerland

Rolf Pfeifer pfeifer at ifi.uzh.ch
Wed Dec 5 06:33:43 PST 2012

->The Lab’s 25th anniversary
In celebration of its 25th anniversary of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, the University of Zurich presents "ROBOTS ON TOUR" 2013: The World Congress & Exhibition of Humanoid Robots, Cyborgs and more.
-> Dates
8th and 9th March 2013
-> Location
"Puls 5", Technopark Area, Giessereistrasse 18, Zurich, Switzerland
-> The event
This event organized both for the general public and an international expert audience will be hosted in cooperation with NCCR Robotics, the National Centre of Competence in Research of the Swiss National Science Foundation. It will take place in the center of Zurich and will not only include an impressive robot exhibition with stunning humanoids and cyborgs from all over the world but will also offer many shows, lectures and panel discussions.

-> Robotic stars
Robots such as AFFETTO, iCub, Ecce, Cornell Ranger, James, and Rodney Brooks’ humanoid factory automation robot Baxter are some of the star guests – to mention but a few.
-> Become part of a new humanoid robotics project
As an additional highlight, the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the University of Zurich will introduce its brand new fully tendon-driven humanoid ROBOY. You can become part of this amazing project by supporting Roboy’s development – visit 


to find out more!
Further information about "Robots on Tour" can be found at 


If you have any questions, please send mail to Rolf Pfeifer at pfeifer at ifi.uzh.ch

Rolf Pfeifer, Prof., Dr. sc. techn. 

Director, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory 
Dept. of Informatics, University of Zurich 
Andreasstr. 15, CH-8050 Zurich, Switzerland 
Swiss National Competence Center NCCR Robotics

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