Welcoming Realtime Robotics to the Toyota AI Ventures portfolio
By James Kuffner, Chief Technology Officer, Toyota Research Institute
Visions of the future often feature robots. Whether working in factories, attending to humans, or piloting our cars, they compose a large part of our futurescape. While we imagine how robots could vastly improve our lives, a challenge roboticists inevitably come up against is: how do we build robots that can safely move in our complex world? The field of robot motion planning has emerged with the goal of addressing this challenge.