News and Events

February 1, 2018

1st Tournament of the ERL Service Robot Competition Successfully completed in Edinburgh!

The first local tournament of the European Service Robot Competition has been successfully completed. It was a great week in...
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December 15, 2017

1st ERL Service Robot Competition to be hosted at Heriot-Watt!

We are pleased to announce the 1st Local Tournament of the European Robotics League Service Robot (ERL-SR) challenge to be...
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September 23, 2017

Edinburgh Doors Open Day!

On Saturday 23 September, Heriot-Watt and the British Geological Survey took part in Edinburgh Doors Open Day! Visitors of the Lyell...
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July 20, 2017

City of Edinburgh will lead UK in robotics revolution through City Deal

The City of Edinburgh will receive funding from the UK and Scottish Governments to open the UK's first National ROBOTARIUM...
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June 30, 2017

HWU contributions to UK RAS white paper

Professor Oliver Lemon and Dr Mauro Dragone contributed to the “Robotics in Social Care: A Connected Care Ecosystem for Independent...
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June 19, 2017

Social Care Robot Challenge Workshop

20 participants attended an interactive workshop focused on examining robotic and ICT solutions for healthy ageing and assisted living. The...
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