Verizon 5G Robotics Challenge

MassTLC is partnering with Verizon 5G Labs and Ericsson to launch a challenge for universities and startups in the greater Boston area to create the best 5G-enabled robotics technologies that will transform modern industry. Winning teams will receive grant funding to create and build their concept.

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Verizon 5G Robotics Challenge

MassTLC is partnering with Verizon 5G Labs and Ericsson to launch a challenge for universities and startups in the greater Boston area to create the best 5G-enabled robotics technologies that will transform modern industry. Winning teams will receive grant funding to create and build their concept.

MassTLC
5g Lab logo   Ericsson logo

The Verizon 5G Robotics Challenge will study advanced robotics around the following themes:

Industrial Automation
Industrial Robotics

How might we use 5G and Robotics to increase efficiency during the production phase of manufacturing?

Cobots

How might we use 5G and Robotics to create automated systems for human / robot interaction?

Warehouse Management
Warehouse Management

How might we automate processes around warehouse management, distribution, and/or logistics using 5G and Robotics?

Key Dates

November 9, 2018 – Application period opens

December 9, 2018
– Application period closes

December 13-14, 2018 – Applicant Interviews

January 9, 2019 – Winners Announced

February 2019 – Kickoff

April 2019 – Demo Day

 

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