What specific skillsets does a mechanical engineer require to intern at Invento Robotics?

Here are the things that this summer interns did: Internship 2018. We had 18 of them from top institutes in India, US and Israel. And we take internships very seriously — every intern is expected to help in product development. Paradoxically, we don’t really look for robotics expertise. That is as vacuous as saying you [...]

By | 2018-12-01T11:28:59+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics, Team Culture|0 Comments

The concept of robot-tax and its viability in future

The question is how would you define a robot for these tax purposes? Should Google search be considered a robot for this? It is a software agent that takes your query, goes and searches databases and brings you a result that a librarian would have done. Should the macros in Excel be considered as robots? [...]

By | 2018-12-06T11:27:17+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Robotics|0 Comments

How can robots bring more productivity reduce less repetitive tasks in restaurants?

Over the last couple of decades, various industries have slowly transitioned to robotics and the restaurant industry has been no different.  The robotics disruption, although yet to happen in a full-fledged fashion, is already in news.  The rush to gain maximum business is as usual in the industry known for its cut-throat competition. Therefore, restaurants [...]

By | 2018-10-15T11:23:20+00:00 October 6th, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, blog, Economy, Robotics|0 Comments

Here’s how robots can add a new dimension to “smart stores”

The retail sector has emerged as one of the largest sectors of the Indian economy. Various emerging factors like the development of e-commerce in the 2nd and 3rd tier cities and the increase in the consumer expenditure capacity can be termed as the biggest driver of this growth.  This upsurge is set to continue exponentially [...]

By | 2018-10-03T10:11:11+00:00 October 3rd, 2018|Artificial Intelligence, Economy, Robotics, tech|0 Comments

Mitri gives a tech upgrade to Chennai Airport 

Mitri, the female humanoid assistant, was welcomed at the Chennai Airport with a lot of enthusiasm, adding a dash of innovation to the 72nd Independence Day celebrations. Mitri, with chocolates and national flag in its hands, was unveiled in front of an audience of kids and other senior airport authorities who were present as a part of the [...]

By | 2018-08-22T15:05:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Airport|0 Comments

My internship experience at Invento – Part 2

Before I had taken up this internship at Invento Robotics, I had read about the Mitra robot after the GES 2017. I wondered how the developers would be working. I simply assumed that maybe a team of 150-200 highly skilled developers would be behind this product.  But, my first day at Invento took me by [...]

By | 2018-07-19T13:27:01+00:00 July 19th, 2018|blog, Team Culture|0 Comments

The role of robotics in rescue management

At present robots cannot do much in terms of rescue on their own. But, I believe there is a whole range of robots that enable disaster rescue missions over the next ten years. In fact, one of the key themes of this year’s XPrize is that: The $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE The conventional methods used [...]

By | 2018-07-11T22:37:43+00:00 July 11th, 2018|Robotics|0 Comments

My internship journey with Invento Robotics

I was excited when I got an intern offer at Invento Robotics. I never dreamt that I would work for a robotics company. But, finally, it happened. My journey at Invento robotics started in the 2nd week of May and ended in the first week of July.  These days passed very quickly. I worked on [...]

By | 2018-07-10T13:53:15+00:00 July 10th, 2018|blog, Team Culture|0 Comments