Track 1 | Direct Pilot
The companies in this track will compete for a pilot within 3-6 months. This will be done in cooperation with the Albert Heijn brand initially, in 30-60 of their larger (3000m2) stores.
The only fully autonomous floor cleaning and airborne surfaces disinfection robots in the world.
2002: the founders of fybots and their team members have been 11 times Europe, France and Belgium Champions of International Robotics Competitions.
2010: key members of the team create fybots and finance their R&D through cleaning robots and accessories e-commerce website.
2014: first robots are industrially produced and successfully installed in MAPEI and Bouygues energies & Services. 35 fybots cleaning robots have been installed in full operation.
2018: a completely new line of robots will be launched in addition to the current products.
Gaussian Robotics, set up in 2013, is one of the earliest service robot companies and a handful of companies with underlying core robotic technologies.
So far, all line robot products for Commercial Use have served various areas of more than 1,000,000 Kilometers for users around the world.
The Gaussian robot full-scene mobile technology is widely used in service robots and low-speed unmanned driving. The former is represented by driverless sanitation vehicles, while the latter goes deep into three areas: landing commercial cleaning, security patrol and building distribution.
Advancing an Industry, Sustaining a Legacy.
Founded in 1870 by George H. Tennant, Tennant Company began as a one-man woodworking business, evolved into a successful wood flooring and wood products company, and eventually into a manufacturer of floor cleaning equipment.
Throughout its history, Tennant has remained focused on advancing our industry by aggressively pursuing new technologies and creating a culture that celebrates innovation.
Today, Tennant is a global leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions that help create a cleaner, safer, healthier world.
Diversey’s purpose is to protect and care for people every day.
Diversey has been, and always will be, a pioneer and facilitator for life. We constantly seek to deliver revolutionary cleaning and hygiene technologies that provide total confidence to customers across all our global sectors. These include: facility management, health care, hospitality, retail and food service; in addition to food and beverage.
Diversey is a provider of cleaning, sanitation and maintenance
products, systems and services that efficiently integrate chemicals, machines and sustainability programs. Everything we do is based on the implicit belief that cleaning and hygiene are life essentials and that what we undertake constitutes a vital service.
Track 2 | Co-creation
Co-development in a partnership with Ahold Delhaize. In this track, technologies will be explored to find the perfect solution for the future of retail cleaning.
In 2015, A&K Robotics was founded on a shared belief that robotics and AI can drastically improve our world and quality of life.
We specialize in self-driving technologies, and developed and commercialized our proprietary autonomous navigation system that can attach onto anything with wheels and make it a self-driving robot.
A&K’s flagship navigation system is a proven solution that can be applied to many industries to automate the movement of robotic platforms in complex and dynamic environments, including around moving objects and people.
Our system was commercialized in 2017 in the janitorial market, where customers retrofit our system onto their industrial floor-cleaning machines to make them self-driving cleaning robots.
Adlatus cleaning and disinfection robots for cleaner and safer community. The digitization and globalization push the change in the service sector of the facility management and demand new products and solutions from the companies.
Adlatus Robotics GmbH, a startup company, supports this change and develops autonomous professional Service Robots. We want to support companies with a helper on their side, which is able to handle tasks by itself. Our helpers should ease your life and work and support you like a colleague. The Professional Service Robots are designed to fit in their domain and are able to handle different tasks if needed.
Adlatus Robotics GmbH develops, manufactures and distributes Service Robots and offers customers complete solutions including consulting, commissioning, training and service.
Avular is an agile and innovative robotics company from Eindhoven, The Netherlands, that focuses on facilitating the development and implementation of mobile robotics.
From creating industrial drones, to also delivering engineering services and creating products that enable our customers to create their own mobile robots. Avular has developed tools that give customers access to all required knowledge, to develop their own mobile robotic solution.
These tools enable all kinds of companies to implement a robotic solution, customized to their specific needs. With the Avular Prime (a robot’s brains), more than four different types of drones, a riding platform and several localization systems, it is a broad product portfolio, but all with one purpose in mind: to enable customers to create an autonomous robot.
Provider of the world's leading autonomous cleaning technology, BrainOS.
Brain Corp is a San Diego-based technology company specializing in the development of intelligent, autonomous navigation systems for everyday machines.
The company was co-founded in 2009 by world-renowned computational neuroscientist, Dr. Eugene Izhikevich, and serial tech entrepreneur, Dr. Allen Gruber. Brain Corp’s initial work involved advanced R&D for Qualcomm Inc. and DARPA. The company is now focused on developing advanced machine learning and computer vision systems for the next generation of self-driving robots.
Brain Corp is funded by the Softbank Vision Fund and Qualcomm Ventures, the investment arm of mobile technology leader, Qualcomm Inc.
Robotics IND inc. was founded in Delaware, USA in 2014 by Simon Wright, CEO (52 - a former MD of Innovation at Panasonic R&D in USA, a former CEO of Everest Networks) and Marek Sadowski, CTO (48 - a former researcher at NASA Ames, NTT, and a consultant and IT architect at IBM, HP, Orange).
Robotics IND is a New Product Development company promoting an industrial sanitizing & cleaning robot scrubber, and also delivering in 6 months pre-production prototypes (including Bill of Material), excelling in fully- and semi-autonomous robots, vision systems, the autonomy module RI SPIRIT, the robot swarm management system RI FLEET, innovative user interfaces, AI, Edge, Cloud, and Machine Learning solutions having the main office in the heart of Silicon Valley, California, and the R&D office in Warsaw, Poland.
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