The 2024 GDC is scheduled to run from March 23 through 24 in the West Bund area of Xuhui, a place dotted by tech company headquarters and cultural landmarks.
One of a handful of domestic startups looking to apply its technologies in the rehab space, RoboCT has a product line consisting of seven lower extremity exoskeletons and multiple accessories.
Wang added that apart from aiding the recovery of mobility-impaired patients, its exoskeleton can also be worn by senior citizens.
Adoption of exoskeleton has been on the rise over the past few years, in industries ranging from logistics to manufacturing.
Against this backdrop, flexible end effectors -- tools mounted at the end of a robotic arm -- offer the best hope of addressing the problem with material handling in the manufacturing industry across the world.
The contraption has gone from a mere sci-fi gizmo to achieve rising real-world adoption by industries like logistics and manufacturing to cope with tasks involving heavy physical workload and potential health risks.
Robotic hands are finding increasing adoption in China among people with disabilities, who use them to regain their mobility and strength and complete everyday tasks like grabbing objects and holding a cup of water.
With predictable advances in the new realm of "Embodied AI", a blend with robotics will help AI become more practical, intuitive, and interactive, as well as evolve into a key partner of humans and bring enormous convenience and benefits.
Also on display at the "Summer Davos" were other BMI-related research results, especially AI-powered assistive medicine, which scientists said is already applied in a number of hospitals.
Mebotx's products are now deployed to segments including industrial logistics, automotive assembling, domestic services, emergency rescue, and military gear.
In this monthly column called “The deal tracker,” we look at major funding events that took place in China’s robotic sector the previous month and rank them in a chronological order.
That's where Hypershell has carved a niche. It departs from rivals by targeting not industrial and therapeutic applications, but catering to outdoor industry practitioners, typically hunter and photographer.