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A free roundtrip in Europe’s leading robotics hub

Visit Universal Robots, Mobile Industrial Robots (MIR), Odense Robotics, our StartUp-Hub and the Maersk McKinney Møller Institute at the University of Southern Denmark on September 25, the day before the European Business Forum begins.

Odense has become a world-class center with one of the leading robotics clusters in the world. The robot journey began 25 years ago when our steel shipyard, Lindø, began developing robots and robot applications in collaboration with the University of Southern Denmark. Today, the robotic and automation sector in Odense includes more than 120 companies and several thousand jobs with a particular strength in collaborative robots, drones, and food automation.

As a participant at this year’s European Business Forum you can take part in a free tour the day before the forum.

Program

09:30-10:00
Registration at ODEON, Odeons Kvarter 1, 5000 Odense C.
The tour is free for participants of the European Business Forum.
Please note that we have a limited number of tickets, so sign up now simply by sending an email to pawil@odense.dk.

10:00-10:15
Transportation to the Faculty of Engineering, University of Southern Denmark

10:15-11:30
Robotics and I.4.0 Lab at the Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, SDU TEK
The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute (MMMI) is a highly technological and internationally recognized center of excellence that performs intensive research in the fields of robotics and software engineering.

11:30-12:30
Transportation to and networking lunch at the Science Park.

12:30-13:15
Introduction to Odense Robotics by Business Manager Mikkel Christoffersen
Odense Robotics is the collective term for the high-tech ecosystem consisting of robot and automation companies, suppliers, education and research facilities, investment capital and public actors in and around the city of Odense, Denmark.

13:15-14:15
Tour of the StartUp Hub. The Start-Up Hub is designed to cater specifically to hardware startups. It is a 2,000 square meter incubator facility located at the Danish Technological Institute. In the Hub companies have access to a range of equipment, as well as access to business professionals to help them develop their business plan, access to expert advisors to assist them in developing their prototype and when the company is ready, the hub will help the companies to secure necessary funding.

14:15-15:30
Transportation to and tour at Universal Robots. Their robot arms are advanced tools that can be used by all levels of production staff to help increase productivity, reduce injury, and boost morale.

15:30-16:45
Transportation to and tour at Mobile Industrial Robots (MIR), a leading manufacturer of collaborative mobile robots. They are dedicated to developing user-friendly, flexible and safe robots to help companies increase the efficiency of their operations.

16:45-18:30
Transportation back to ODEON, followed by drinks and networking,

18:30-21:30
Dinner at Restaurant Schøitz, ODEON
Introduction to Blue Ocean Robotics by CEO Claus Risager

Sign-up for the event simply by sending an email to pawil@odense.dk

Download information

RoboTour Invitation 2018

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