Shadow have been developing advanced robotics technologies for 15 years. In that time, the technologies available to robotics have changed, and so have the capabilities of robotics. We will review how external developments have affected robotics, look at the range of markets that robotics has addressed successfully, and see what is in the robotics technology pipeline for future innovation.
Hugo Elias is a Senior Robotics Engineer at Shadow. He has been involved in the design, development, programming and manufacture of advanced robotics for over two decades, as well as hosting a popular computer graphics website, and has a number of patents in robotics and sensing to his name. Hugo is currently leading Shadow's engagement in one European and one National research project, and bringing next generation sensor products to market. In his spare time, Hugo enjoys dancing and making furniture.