Euronews cover AEROARMS Prize

Euronews cover AEROARMS Prize
The international news media EURONEWS has reported about ICT 2017 Overall Prize, awarded to the AEROARMS inspection technology developed by CATEC last November 9th in Budapest. This report was published too on it´s online web euronews.com in English version; http://www.euronews.com/2017/12/04/new-drone-technology-wins-innovation-radar-prize-2017, Spanish version http://es.euronews.com/2017/12/04/e...

Overal Winner Of The Innovation Radar Prize 2017

Overal Winner Of The Innovation Radar Prize 2017
The European Commission 2017 Innovation Radar Prize has been awarded to the AEROARMS innovation developed by CATEC https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/2017-innovation-radar-prize-winners After the 20 pitches of the fourth finalists in each category the Jury, consisting of five members,  decided one award in each of the 5 categories and one Overall Winner. We are the Overall...

SEIDROB Sister Society of IEEE-RAS

SEIDROB Sister Society of IEEE-RAS
Anibal Ollero, head of the GRVC and President of the Spanish Society for Research and Development in Robotics (SEIDROB) has signed an agreement with Satoshi Tadokoro, President of the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society (RAS) by which SEIDROB becomes Sister Society of IEEE-RAS. The agreement, which is reported in the web of IEEE RAS (http://www.ieee-ras.org/), promotes becoming membership of b...

Available positions at GRVC

Available positions at GRVC
The Group of Robotics, Vision and Control at the University of Seville (Spain), has currently several research positions available to work in projects mainly dealing with aerial robotics and unmanned aerial systems. We are looking for highly motivated candidates with a Msc/PhD degree on Electrical Engineering, Aerospace, Computer Science, or related areas, to join our research teams. The succes...

ARCOW project classified for the Final of European Robotics Challenges (EUROC)

ARCOW project classified for the Final of European Robotics Challenges (EUROC)
ARCOW project, coordinated by the GRVC-USE group, has been classified to the Final Stage of the European Robotics Challenges (EUROC). EUROC is a cascade-funding project from the UE FP7 ICT program that is structured in three Challenges. More than 30 teams started in the first Stage of Challenge3 (Plant Servicing and Inspection) and only two of them have been classified for the final StageIII. T...

GRVC researchers won EU Drone Award

GRVC researchers won EU Drone Award
A team composed by Airbus DS, FADA-CATEC and GRVC (Universidad de Sevilla), represented by Airbus won the prize for best drone based application at the EU Drone Awards. The award was collected in the European Parlament, last January 24, by Juan Ramón Astorga (Manufacturing Engineering department at the CBC plant, Puerto de Santa Maria, Cadiz), Antidio Viguria (FADA-CATEC) and Anibal Ollero (GR...

GRVC at 2016 IEEE Conferences

GRVC  at 2016 IEEE Conferences
GRVC had a relevant participation in the IEEE 2016 Conferences. In ICRA (Stockholm, Sweden, 16-21 May 2016) Professor Ollero delivered the keynote talk "Aerial robotic manipulation. Where are we going?" He also co-organized the successful Workshop "Aerial Robotics Manipulation: from Simulation to Real-Life" (http://www.aerial-manipulation-workshop.com/agenda.html) where he delivered the ...

IEEE ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION AWARD

IEEE ROBOTICS AND AUTOMATION AWARD
The IEEE Technical Committee on "Aerial Robotics and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles", co-chaired by the GRVC Director Anibal Ollero, was distinguished, between the 38 existing Technical Committees, with the RAS Most Active Technical Committee Award (see http://www.ieee-ras.org/about-ras/latest-news/716-2016-ras-award-recipients-announced). The award was received at the Awards Luncheon during the annual...

GRVC in the European Robotics Forum

GRVC  in the European Robotics Forum
GRVC was present at the last European Robotics Forum (21-23 March 2016, Ljubljana, Slovenia), you can find the pdf version of the program here. The ARCAS project, coordinated by Prof. Anibal Ollero, GRVC Director, was selected to be presented in the session "Step Change Results from FP7 Projects", March 21 afternoon,organized by the European Commission. Moreover the AEROARMS project was presente...