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April 27, 2019 Off

Here’s everything you missed at TC Sessions: Robotics + AI

By Jill T Frey

Last week we held our third annual robotics event at UC Berkeley. It’s my favorite TechCrunch event, and this year’s was our best show to date. We had some amazing conversations with a number of the top names in robotics and artificial intelligent, demoed some incredible robots and broke some exciting news about the future of the category.

You can check out a full rundown of all the robots we had onstage:

And here’s a talk Lucas and I gave about learnings from the event and what they say about the future of robotics:

For those who were unable to join us at the event — or just want a refresher — here’s a breakdown of the programming and the big news that came out of the … Read the rest

April 23, 2019 Off

Check out all the demos from TC Sessions: Robotics + AI

By Jill T Frey

We’re incredibly proud of the programming we put together for this year’s TC Sessions: Robotics + AI. It’s my personal favorite TechCrunch event and I think this year’s way easily our best.

We had top names in the industry like Marc Raibert, Claire Delaunay, Colin Angle, Anthony Levondowski and Melonee Wise join us onstage. But a robotics event is nothing without actual robots, and this year’s demo lineup was every bit as stacked as our speaker list.

It was an exciting collection, from the latest version of Spot Mini to a mobility robot designed to help children with cerebral palsy walk.

Of course, we understand that not everyone was able to pack into Zellerbach Hall last Thursday. And even those who were will likely want a second look at the many robots we had onstage at the UC Berkeley event.

So here are the many impressive robots we had … Read the rest