Kuka invites researchers and developers as well as young entrepreneurs to apply for the Innovation Award 2021. Under the motto ‘Artificial Intelligence Challenge’ concepts around the topic of artificial intelligence are in demand. The deadine for entries is 21 June 2020 and the winning team will receive prize money of €20,000. A jury of experts will evaluate the concepts and select five finalists who will implement their ideas. In return, they will be provided with a robot for at least six months free of charge, as well as training and coaching.
The Vial Scanner by Schäfter+Kirchhoff (www.sukhamburg.com) was developped for the in-situ imaging of Drosophila pupae and for automated measurement of their size.