Meet the project team: Back Row: Rory O’Connor, Tim Helps, Luke Hampshire, Ruth Goodridge , Russell Harris, Alex Bowen. Front Row: Sarah Manns, Ailie Turton, Abbas Dehghani-Sanij, Uriel Martinez Hernandez, Arjan Buis, Jonathan Rossiter
The Right Trousers project exhibited at the 2016 Gadget Show Live between 30 March and 3 April. We demonstrated the potential of soft robotics to help with assistance and rehabilitation. There were over 100,000 visitors (!) and we estimate that we talked to over 4,000 of them!
Here is a quick video showing our soft robotics stand at the Gadget Show Live. You can see Tim by the assisted living/soft robotic leg demonstration.
Today we held our first user focus group during which eight individuals who have had strokes came to the Bristol Robotics Laboratory. The group were incredibly generous with their time and their constructive comments. We had a really great afternoon of discussions and brain storming and came away with a greater perspective on this important potential userContinue reading “Focus Group – individuals who have had strokes”