ERL Edinburgh and León Tournaments: last chance for teams to score!

By |2018-07-03T15:17:52+00:00February 9th, 2018|Events|

The European Robotics League (ERL) Season is about to finish! Two Service Robotics tournaments were the last opportunity for teams to improve their positions in the global classification, which will be announced in the European Robotics Forum. Lots of TIAGos were seen in the last tournaments of this season, which were held in León (Spain) [...]

TIAGo ROS Tutorial 3 – MoveIt!

By |2019-01-10T16:08:21+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Articles|

There’s no need to have a robot to start developing applications for it! TIAGo, as all our robots, has the ROS simulation available for free and open to anyone willing to improve your code skills or even get started in robotics. A set of comprehensive tutorials in basic, intermediate and advanced levels are suitable both [...]

A rewarding European Robotics League tournament, at PAL Robotics

By |2018-12-03T17:06:27+00:00December 11th, 2017|Events|

Five teams from different European universities competed in Barcelona in a thrilling European Robotics League Tournament hosted by PAL Robotics! In this Service Robots’ category contest, robots had to prove themselves useful helping an old woman at home autonomously. This is why PAL Robotics’ offices got quite transformed, adapting the space to recreate an apartment. [...]

Celebrating a remarkable European Robotics Week!

By |2018-11-14T13:27:31+00:00December 4th, 2017|Events|

The European robotics community celebrated its Robotics Week (ERW) from 17th to 26th of November with more than 950 events all around the territory. This year, the house of all the regions, the European Committee of the Regions, hosted the ERW Central Event in Brussels, an event sponsored by PAL Robotics. The diverse EU projects [...]

IEEE Humanoids 2017, the future of humanoid robots at Birmingham

By |2018-07-03T15:19:10+00:00November 10th, 2017|Events|

This November is an exciting month for us and for our robots! It began last Wednesday, when our CEO Francesco Ferro was invited as an expert at the European Parliament to take part in the “Transferring Robots to the world of SMEs” conference. Now we’ve got a date with the humanoid robotics community next [...]

ROSCon & IROS: Thank you, Vancouver!

By |2018-07-03T15:24:57+00:00October 11th, 2017|Events|

This year ROSCon consolidated more than ever as the landmark event for the Robot Operating System developers community. Such general impression was encouraged by the rise of partners and sponsors - such as PAL Robotics - that broke all records. As usual, ROSCon organizers have conveniently made available all the conference talks online! These are very [...]

ROSCon & IROS 2017: Towards a human-friendly robots horizon

By |2018-07-03T15:25:23+00:00September 18th, 2017|Events|

“Friendly people, friendly robots”. This is the theme of IROS 2017, held in Vancouver next week, considering that many stakeholders - PAL included - foresee a future with robots all around us, enhancing our daily life and helping us grow as humans. TIAGo is joining our team traveling to Canada! Our endearing robot is so [...]

The humanoid robot TALOS has been officially presented at LAAS-CNRS (Toulouse, France)

By |2019-01-31T15:27:56+00:00February 20th, 2017|Articles|

This Thursday TALOS robot made the first steps towards the future! The high-performance humanoid robot developed by PAL Robotics has been officially presented at the LAAS-CNRS in Toulouse (France). A first demonstration of capabilities such as walking, grasping advanced control took place at the leading French research institution.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxdNvP2jKcc   This is [...]

TIAGo ROS Simulation Tutorial 2 – Autonomous robot navigation

By |2019-01-10T16:10:13+00:00December 23rd, 2016|Articles|

The second pack of open-source ROS tutorials for TIAGo’s simulation in Gazebo enables the robot to navigate autonomously in indoor spaces. Learn how to create a map with gmapping, localize itself in the space and do path planning avoiding obstacles in real time with the TIAGo Tutorials. PAL Robotics team puts available tutorials in TIAGo [...]