Yearly Archives: 2015

Controlling a Beam with eyetracking

Controlling a Beam with eyetracking – YouTube.

27 Dec 2015

Grandmother Attends Wedding via Robot

Came across this Virtual Reality Communication / HUG PROJECT while at the iREX conference in Tokyo.

06 Dec 2015

Real or Robot?

Great profile of Robots for Humanity by the Solutions Marketing Group: Real or Robot?.

02 Dec 2015

Beam takes wheelchair user to the White House

Alice Wong writes:
My name is Alice Wong and I’m a wheelchair user that doesn’t travel anymore. I was invited to an event at the White House celebrating the ADA and did not plan on attending because I don’t fly anymore.
However, I was able to participate by using BeamPro.

I really believe in Robots for Humanity. Here’s a blog post about my use of telepresence robots:

#ADA25 at the White House | Disability Visibility Project.

21 Jul 2015

Whiskey Bot: Robots for Humanity Project – YouTube

Whiskey Bot: Robots for Humanity Project – YouTube.

15 Jul 2015

Henry Evans Speaking at No Barriers Summit

One month until you can find Henry Evans (on a Beam) in Park City, Utah at the @NoBarriersUSA Summit! The Summit is about community, innovation, discovery, and exploration. It’s a life-changing event July 9-12 that you are not going to want to miss. Now’s your chance, #SummitWithUs this July:
www.nobarrierssummit.org.

08 Jun 2015

Reader’s Digest Article on Henry and Jane

This is really a nicely done article on Henry and Jane by Reader’s Digest: How a Quadriplegic Man Helped Pioneer His Own Life-Changing Robot.


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17 Apr 2015

Robot allows those who can’t visit to take virtual tour of Seattle Art Museum

Robot allows those who can't visit to take virtual tour of Seattle Art Museum

29 Mar 2015

Robots open up the world of art – CBS News

CBS News covered Henry at the De Young Museum using a Beam to tour. It also mentions Henry’s TED talk and his use of drones.

01 Mar 2015

Conquer Paralysis Now Challenge | InnoCentive Custom Challenge Division

Grants being offered for novel approaches to addressing spinal cord injuries: Conquer Paralysis Now Challenge | InnoCentive Custom Challenge Division.

18 Feb 2015