[robotics-worldwide] [news] Simulation-Based Industrial Robotics Competition

Harrison, William S. william.harrison at nist.gov
Thu Nov 5 13:29:26 PST 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology's Intelligent Systems Division is in the process of planning a simulation-based industrial robotics competition.  The Agile Robotics for Industrial Automation Competition (ARIAC) is designed to promote robot agility by utilizing the latest advances in artificial intelligence and robot planning.  We invite you to become a part of the planning of this first ever competition.  Involvement may include but is not limited to:

1.     Competition Information Dissemination:  Helping to convey competition information and announcements to a broad audience.

2.     Potential Participant:  Participating as a team in the competition.

3.     State of the Art Adviser: Sharing expertise about what is common in industry and where technology is headed.

4.     Technology Transfer Adviser:  Providing advice to ensure that the competition results are useful and make it into the hands of industry.

To find out more and get on the email list click here!<http://eepurl.com/bEXi7v>

Competition Home Page:<http://www.nist.gov/el/isd/ms/agility_competition.cfm>

William S. Harrison III, Ph.D.
Tel: (301) 975-4791, Fax: (301) 990-9688
Intelligent Systems Division (ISD)
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
100 Bureau Dr, Stop 8230
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8230

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