IFR – International Federation of Robotics
The International Federation of Robotics connects the world of robotics around the globe. Their members come from the robotics industry, national or international industry associations and research & development institutes. Their federation represents over 50 members from more than 20 countries. The IFR statistical department is the primary global resource for data on robotics. The IFR was established as a non-profit organization in 1987. What they do: 1) They provide world-wide market data for surveys, studies and statistics; 2) Help manufacturers and integrators of robotics to enter new markets; 3) Organize the IFR CEO Round Table discussions; 4) Stimulate research in robotics and promote links between science and industry (IERA Award); 5) Their federation actively co-operates with national and international robotics organizations; and 6) The IFR sponsors the International Symposium on Robotics ISR – a conference on industrial and service robotics held since 1970. This will be added to Bot and Intelligent Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Start Up Resources for the Entrepreneur 2018 white paper.