While the number of transactions involving robotics companies has held steady through this year, the total value in November 2020 was half of that in November 2019.
Despite the ongoing pandemic, robotics investment and acquisition activity did not slow down in August 2020, with funding flowing to autonomous vehicles, industrial automation, and drones.
In June 2020, investment and acquisition activity picked up a bit for autonomous vehicles, mobile robots, healthcare systems, and industrial automation.
Despite strong economic headwinds from global shutdowns in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, some funding and merger activity continued in April 2020, particularly in healthcare, transportation, and manufacturing.
As the COVID-19 pandemic slowed global manufacturing and trade, investments in robots, drones, and self-driving cars continued in March 2020, with both more shutdowns and an eventual recovery to come.
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Centralized guidelines as well as individual member states projects highlight efforts around artificial intelligence.
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‘Top trends of 2020’ includes predictions for 2 million new industrial robots by 2022.
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Robot valet service helps regional French airport reduce carbon footprint, reduce hassle of airport parking.
Project looks at autonomous roadwork excavation system to protect workers, residents during gas pipe upgrades and maintenance.
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Denver office to continue expansion in U.S. markets and offer more support for customers.
Delaware judge denies injunction to block the sale of telepresence robot company, but raises concern over the fairness of the sale process.
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Robotic barista to serve travelers arriving and departing from Terminal B.
Inertial navigation and sensors work with robots, drones, autos and marine vehicles.
Tests next year to determine combat and support role for unmanned combat system.
ElectroSkin can be a building block to the next generation of soft robots.
Robot that unfolds inside the body requires innovative engineering solutions.
Successful launch in Japan and pilots in the U.S. spur expansion of autonomous cleaning system.
Lawsuit alleges ‘breaches of fiduciary duties’ in pending sale of telepresence company.