The Western Norway University of Applied Sciences HVL located at the campus in Førde in Norway was interested in hosting the ROS Summer School.
It was held in May 2019 for one week. The 7 participants had all different backgrounds: Ph.D. students, university teachers and engineers from industry who all have been invited by HVL.
They learned the everything from the basics machanisms in ROS up on how to program an autonomous driving robot. Also a short excursion to Mobile Manipulation was introduced.
A new edition of the ROS-Industrial Academy has taken place at Tecnalia facilities in San Sebastian (Spain). The course has run from March 7th to March 9th. During these three days, the 19 participants in the course, coming from 11 different companies have had the opportunity to learn the basics of the ROS-Industrial system.
The ROS-Industrial Consortium Americas will host its annual meeting next week at Southwest Research Institute, with a day, the 7th, of open to the public demonstrations and talks, followed by a members only event, on the 8th, that will include ROS-I developments, updates from relevant organizations and development hubs, and roadmapping/project topic workshops.