Mandy is an educator who as a kid always wanted a robot that “did something cool.” In working with the education community at Rethink Robotics, she gets to see robots “be cool” every day, in the labs and classrooms of the academics and research communities. When not talking robots, she’s out exploring, searching for amazing things in the world: food, beaches, and new cities through travel.
IROS (International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems) recently drew a crowd of around 2,000 researchers to Daejeon, South Korea. The Rethink Robotics Research and Education Team was on site and spotted a few cool… Read More
A common stat noted when exploring schools to enroll in is the student-teacher ratio. In the future it could be equally valuable to look at the researcher to robot ratio, as more and more academic… Read More
A few months ago we ran a video contest to spotlight the amazing work being done by the research and education community with their Baxter robots. In the end, Brown University came away with the… Read More
Since the 2016 Oscar nominations aren’t out just yet, perhaps there’s still time to squeeze in a new category: best supporting robot. So, if you have an in with the Academy, please pass the following… Read More
Since our groundbreaking Baxter robot was first introduced to research and educational teams in 2013, our amazing customers have wowed us here at Rethink Robotics with their work, their creativity and their boundless energy. … Read More