Friday, November 4, 2016

Spain - Singapore Robotics agreement

Past November 2nd, 2016 I had the pleasure to represent HISPAROB, the Spanish Technological Platform for Robotics, where I am Vice-President, in the signing ceremony of a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) between HISPAROB and SIAA (Singapore Industrial Automation Association). The event took place in the Singapore International Robot Expo (SIRE).

From Left to Right: S.C.Cheong (Treasurer SIAA), Oliver Tian (President SIAA), Alejandro Alonso (VP HISPAROB), Terence Teo (VP SIAA)

The Spanish Technological Platform for Robotics, HISPAROB, is a non-profit association, formed by about 100 members between companies, universities and research centres in Spain/Europe. It addresses the need to enhance robotics in Spain. It promotes and encourage initiatives aimed at creating robotic products and services useful for the Society.

Singapore Industrial Automation Association, SIAA is the leading hub for Automation, IOT and Robotics technologies, solutions & applications in Singapore. It also serves as a business catalyst in the APAC region.

The MOU signing is the starting point for a mutual collaboration focused on finding synergistic relationships between both countries.