RoboNexus to Showcase the Marvels of Robotics with Spotlight on Extraordinary Growth of Personal, Service & Mobile Markets

AnthroTronix Premier Product Line to Be Featured at Exhibition SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND (October 18, 2004) – RoboNexus International Conference & Exposition, the nation’s largest business development, education and consumer event for emerging robotics technologies, will present the state-of-the-art in robotics technologies and feature a who’s who of industry leaders as conference headliners.  AnthroTronix, Inc., a research and development company, will unveil its unparalleled Mission Control™ and CosmoBot™ products designed to enhance child development. The RoboNexus International Conference & Exposition, to be held on October 21-23, 2004, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, is unprecedented in North America with an estimated 15,000 attendees expected who will be treated to 50,000 square feet of robotic exhibition space.  RoboNexus offers a Professional Development Program with four full conferences along with the Consumer and Entertainment Expo highlighting premier robotics technology. AnthroTronix has been named the RoboNexus Academic Outreach Partner and will host school age (K-12) student groups who have been invited to tour and interact with exhibitors at the Expo for free on Friday, October 22. “RoboNexus is a major forum for anyone interested in the current state of the robotics industry and the conceptual direction that technological visionaries are pursuing,” explained Howard Weinman, Vice President of Sales and Business Development at Robotics Trends, Inc.  “Not long ago, we witnessed the emergence of this industry and wondered how this phenomenon would unfold.  In an amazingly short period of time, the personal, service, and mobile robotics markets have grown into prominent and compelling industries that impact the future of consumer, education, academic, business and government markets alike.” “This is a must attend event for...

AnthroTronix to Demonstrate Child-Friendly Rehabilitation Product Line at SpecialNeeds SpecialKids Conference and Vendor Fair

Local R&D Company Focuses Innovative Tools on Child Development Needs SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND (October 13, 2004) – AnthroTronix, Inc., a local research and development company, will feature its revolutionary line of rehabilitation and educational products for children with and without disabilities at the SpecialNeeds SpecialKids Conference and Vendor Fair on October 16, 2004.  The company will demonstrate its CosmoBot™ and Mission Control™ systems designed to be entertaining for children while supporting therapeutic and educational needs. “The SpecialNeeds SpecialKids Conference presents a great opportunity for us to introduce parents, therapists and other interested participants to the products we are building to address the needs of special children,” said Corinna Lathan, President and CEO of AnthroTronix.  “Our dedicated team at AnthroTronix is committed to designing, developing, and providing innovative technology solutions that advance the functional development of children with and without disabilities,” AnthroTronix will showcase CosmoBot™, a 16” high fully interactive robot used for play, education, and therapy, with children controlling the robot through body movements, buttons, a joystick, or by voice.  The CosmoBot™ system motivates children while collecting data in the clinic, school, or at home, enabling therapists and teachers to focus on developmental goals. Mission Control™ is an accessible computer interface with four large pressure buttons and a microphone that enables children to access their favorite computer games.  A suite of software games designed to encourage interaction captivates children during play.  While having fun, the interaction that is required is stimulating their developmental goals, such as receptive and expressive communication skills, which is effective both on an individual basis and during therapy sessions.  Data is collected and analyzed during...