The Innovation Hub for Research, Development and Implementation for Interaction Robotics

The independent innovation hub is proudly initiated by TNO and University of Twente. It aims to develop knowledge and technology for value adding Robotic solutions. I-Botics organizes cooperation with Industry partners in the full value chain and Governmental organizations. If you are looking for technology developments that will boost your business, feel free to contact i-Botics.

Our applications

Although the technologies that are developed in i-Botics are generic, we focus on three primary application areas.

Subsea enhanced reality

Maximizing underwater situational awareness to enable safer and more effective Inspection Repair and Maintenance.

Remote operation & Avatar mediated interaction

Creating a genuine and bidirectional telepresence experience for operator and recipient through a compelling combination of state-of-the-art social, visual, haptic, audio and olfactory technologies.

Wearable robotics

Developing, evaluating and implementing wearable robotics in the real work setting for workload reduction, employees’ support and increased productivity

i-BOTICS is primarily working with...


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2 jaar ago

Team i-Botics: 5th place in the ANA Avatar XPRIZE
After two intense weeks, i-Botics finished in fifth place in the…

2 jaar ago

Day 12 – ANA Avatar XPRIZE – The last goodbye
This was the last day of our ANA Avatar XPRIZE adventure….

2 jaar ago

Day 11 – ANA Avatar XPRIZE – Day 2 of the finals
So much happening in the last four years. So many exciting,…

2 jaar ago

Intermediate update, with information about the live stream – Day 2
We qualified for day 2! Schedule Team i-Botics Test run: 5-11-2022…