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Upcoming: 7th WORLD FIRA 2023 – The AG Robotics Forum, February 7th to 9th, 2023 in Toulouse – France

The world’s leading event for innovations showcase in agricultural automation and robotics. WORLD FIRA brings on stage the state-of-the-art of the latest innovations of the industry in terms of technologies,
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Upcoming: 7th WORLD FIRA 2023 – The AG Robotics Forum, February 7th to 9th, 2023 in Toulouse – France

The world’s leading event for innovations showcase in agricultural automation and robotics. WORLD FIRA brings on stage the state-of-the-art of the latest innovations of the industry in terms of technologies,
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European Robotics Forum at Ahoy Conference Center in Rotterdam

SCORPION partner EURECAT participated in the European Robotics Forum 2022 (ERF2022), and gave an insightful presentation about SCORPION within the workshop “AI and robotics in agri-food: the present and the
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SCORPION partner EURECAT has been interviewed by the Spanish TV show Planeta R

SCORPION partner EURECAT was invited to participate in an interview for the Spanish TV show Planeta R in a special edition about agricultural sustainability and gave an enlightening interview about
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Upcoming: Integration III – Precision spraying validation and evaluation

During the third integration, due to take place in November 2022, the spraying quality of SCORPION with the two sprayers is going to be checked on a real slope Spanish
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SCORPION partners participated in the agROBOfood’s DEMODAYS

SCORPION partners participated in the agROBOfood’s DEMODAYS – “Robotics solution for the grapevine” sector hold in May 25th at Jean Leon Winery, Vilafranca del Penedès, Barcelona, Spain. The aim of
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Integration II – Tractor and sprayer integration

SCORPION has successfully accomplished the II Integration phase. In a continuous integration process, AGROB platform have been upgraded with the integration of diesel power motor generator and mechanical interfaces (integrations
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Discover the Mowit tool, developed under NOVATERRA Project: a fully electrical solution for precision agriculture in vineyards!

The localization solutions developed under SCORPION EU Project, which are based on #GNSS receivers enabled with #EGNSS solutions were employed in the Mowit. The Mowit is a fully electric tool
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Check out the most recent SCORPION articles published in the IEEE International Conference on Autonomous Robot Systems and Competitions

“FollowMe – A Pedestrian Following Algorithm for Agricultural Logistic Robots ” Human-robot interaction is an essential research topic due to the increasing presence of robots in workspace environments. One of
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WETA Robot from SCORPION wins the IF Prize

We are proud to announce that #INESCTEC just won an iF Design Award 2022 with WETA Agro Robot: a hardworking autonomous platform conceived for helping people in agriculture and forestry
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Check out the most recent SCORPION publication “Collision Avoidance Considering Iterative Bézier Based Approach for Steep Slope Terrains”

The Agri-Food production requirements needs a more efficient and autonomous processes, and robotics will play a significant role in this process. Deploying agricultural robots on the farm is still a
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Check out the most recent SCORPION publication “Localization and Mapping on Agriculture Based on Point-Feature Extraction and Semiplanes Segmentation From 3D LiDAR Data”

Developing ground robots for agriculture is a demanding task. Robots should be capable of performing tasks like spraying, harvesting, or monitoring. However, the absence of structure in the agricultural scenes
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UPCOMING: World FIRA 2021: 7-9th December 2021

The World FIRA hybrid event will be held both online and in France, from the 7th-9th December 2021. Robot manufacturers, agricultural businesses, producers, investors, suppliers, and entrepreneurs from all over
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Integration I: Robotic sensors and low-level controllers

During the 1st Scorpion Integration we have tested a GNSS receiver from DEIMOS, that is fully compatible with Galileo Signals (#EU #Space #EUSPA #Galileo). This receiver will enable to develop
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EIMA International Fair

From the 19th to the 23rd of October 2021, during the 44th edition of the EIMA International Fair in Bologna (Italy), SCORPION´s partner – STEMS-CNR – participated with a stand
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Application to the IF Prize

SCORPION´s team has applied for the IF prize with the Weta – Agro Robot / Autonomous Platform for Agriculture and Forestry. Weta is an autonomous all-terrain platform, a universal vehicle prepared to be loaded
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SCORPION team at the European Event | Agriculture 4.0 – Driving Sustainability for the European Wine Sector

SCORPION coordinator Dr Filipe Santos from INESCTEC will be presenting at the virtual conference “Agriculture 4.0 – Driving Sustainability for the European Wine Sector” on June the 16th during the
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European project SCORPION featured on several Portuguese newspapers

The launch of Scorpion Project was featured on several online newspapers. Researchers from the Institute of Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science (INESC TEC), in Porto, have announced the
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Scorpion coordinator in an interview to Antena 1

Scorpion coordinator Filipe Neves dos Santos from INESC TEC has given an interview to Antena 1 – Portugal em direto about the development of robots to spray mountain vineyards. Listen
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