Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Will a robot take my job? RoboHub highlight in Robert Downey Jr.'s AI series generates media interest

Robohub's feature Age of A.I. Robert Downey Jr. Behind the Scenes

On January 22nd, the RoboHub was highlighted in an episode of "The Age of A.I.", a documentary series covering the ways artificial intelligence, machine learning and neural networks are changing the world. Our state-of-the-art robotics research, testing, and training facility is profiled in Episode 6, titled "Will a robot take my job?" — one of the world’s most Googled questions.

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

"The Age of A.I." docuseries hosted by Robert Downey, Jr. features robots and researchers from the RoboHub

The Age of A.I. Banner with a human and robot holding hands

The RoboHub played host to a camera crew earlier this year which was busy filming TALOS and a few of our researchers over several days for a YouTube Originals docuseries hosted by Robert Downey Jr. titled "The Age of A.I." (watch the trailer on YouTube).

Monday, November 11, 2019

A glimpse of the future

At the University of Waterloo, researchers are building a world where robots and people work together.

Recently, our friends at The Record visited the RoboHub has part of a larger artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics series called More Than Human.

Click through to see a summary and associated video or read the full article (subscription required) on the Waterloo Region Record at

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Waterloo amazes on The Amazing Race Canada

You might have noticed something familiar while flipping through the channels earlier this week.

For the first time ever, the University of Waterloo appeared as a Pit Stop on this season of CTV’s The Amazing Race Canada.

In traditional Waterloo fashion, innovative projects and head-scratching challenges designed by students were showcased on Canada’s most-watched summer series.