SDU covers the required scientific competences in Robotics and Computer Vision, Robot Control and Human Robot Interaction and Linguistics as well as competences in innovation management in health care.

Contact: Norbert Krüger


The company Robotize will develop the robot prototype and also commercialize it after the end of the SMOOTH project.



The DTI is a Research and Technology Organization (RTO) and will provide expertise in welfare applications, mobile robotics and robot design.


Køge municipality will provide contact to the two care facilities Ølby care home and Lerbæk Torv and will also be the link to the end‐users.



Dictus is a Danish speech processing company which will provide their expertise in dialogue systems.


UHA are leading experts in building incremental dialog technology. Together with SDU and Dictus, they will develop an incremental dialogue system for Danish.



The Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA with its department robot and assistive systems provides expertise coming from several projects in welfare robotics and on the German welfare robotic market.



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