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Kuka Innovation Awards Finalists!

Marianne Knight

 Robotics at Leeds team, led by Prof Pietro Valdastri, has made it though to the finals of the Kuka Innovation Award 2019. The theme of the award is health living and the Leeds team is one of five selected from an initial thirty entrants. The Leeds team “Team RoboFORCE” are presenting their magnetic robotic colonoscopy developed jointly with the Universities of Vanderbilt and Turin.

The finals of the competition will be held in the Kuka booth at the Hannover Messe event in April 2019 where the winner of the EUR20k prize will be selected!