Beijing Robot Conference: Robot Surgeons and Other Technological Wonders

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The 2018 World Robot Conference (WRC) opened in Beijing on August 15. Over the past few days, a huge number of companies have already demonstrated a number of advances in the field of robotics..

Several types of robots were tested on Wednesday, their main tasks — from the field of medicine. One example was the Remebot robot, a machine — surgeon assistant. The robot can assist in the most complex operations, including on the brain. Another surgical robot, Phecda (Tianji), specializes in the orthopedic field. It allows you to achieve maximum accuracy during surgery, and also helps to reduce the exposure of the patient to X-rays..

Video presentation of the robot Remebot

The developers presented the Aubo-i series of robots for the industrial sector. Machines will help modernize traditional factories.

Mao Dongjun, Deputy Director of the Beijing Municipal Economy and Information Technology Commission, said in an interview: «Beijing aims to be a leader in robotic innovation by leveraging its strengths in scientific research, ecology and politics».

Events of this scale will help consolidate the leadership positions of the city and the country. In his speech, Dongjun also clarified that the scientific community in Beijing has a clear plan aimed at becoming a leader in the robotics industry..

By 2020, the city expects robotic industry revenue of between 12 and 15 billion yuan. There are also plans to create ten leading R&D enterprises, build R&D headquarters and implement industrial robotics projects. At this rate, the city expects to reach 60 billion yuan in revenue by 2025..

Beijing Robot Conference: Robot Surgeons and Other Technological Wonders

Meanwhile, scientists have figured out that robots can manipulate people..

text: Evgeniya Likhodey

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