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We are working with ABB Robotics to provide funding and support for ideas or ventures that can help solve one of our 3 challenges.

Simplicity
How could the next generation of robots interact with humans?

Deep Learning
You live and learn, but robots do neither. Could you be the one to change that?

Ecosystem
How could industrial robotics benefit from swarm or collaboration technologies?

How does it work?

Submit your idea - Complete and submit a short application form on this site before 7th July 2015 – only include information already in the public domain.

Get shortlisted - We select the best ideas and ventures during July and contact them directly to invite the winners to attend our August pitch day event.

Make your pitch - Pitch your idea or venture directly to ABB Robotics - we will select the best ideas or ventures to receive an offer from ABB Robotics.

Get an offer - We will make you an offer which could include funding, access to robots, venture support or market access b...
We are working with ABB Robotics to provide funding and support for ideas or ventures that can help solve one of our 3 challenges.

Simplicity
How could the next generation of robots interact with humans?

Deep Learning
You live and learn, but robots do neither. Could you be the one to change that?

Ecosystem
How could industrial robotics benefit from swarm or collaboration technologies?

How does it work?

Submit your idea - Complete and submit a short application form on this site before 7th July 2015 – only include information already in the public domain.

Get shortlisted - We select the best ideas and ventures during July and contact them directly to invite the winners to attend our August pitch day event.

Make your pitch - Pitch your idea or venture directly to ABB Robotics - we will select the best ideas or ventures to receive an offer from ABB Robotics.

Get an offer - We will make you an offer which could include funding, access to robots, venture support or market access based on your needs.

What’s in it for you?
Successful applicants will be invited to pitch their ideas and prototypes directly to ABB Robotics at a live pitch event in August for the opportunity to be selected to receive an IdeaHub offer.


Funding - Investment in return for a share of equity - the level of funding will be based on what it takes to get your concept or business to the next significant milestone.

Robots - We can provide access to industrial robots to further test, refine or prove your solution - we can also provide access to world-class robotics experts and shared lab space if required.

Venture support - Benefit from the advice and expert support of an experienced venture capital team to develop and accelerate your concept or venture to funding and revenues.

Market Access - If you are ready, we can provide support to access global markets or provide direct access to customers for in-market testing or initial sales.


Your IdeaHub offer will be designed to successfully take you, your idea and your venture to the next level of development.
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