CoTeSys at Hannover Fair 2011

04/10/2011 : 13:43

With exhibitors from over 65 countries the Hannover Industry Fair started in April 2011. The Cluster of Excellence CoTeSys had a booth as part of the Bavarian joint exhibition booth of "Bayern Innovativ" in the Research & Technology hall.

A total of over 230,000 visitors came to Hannover in the first week of April. CoTeSys showed the robot ELIAS that contacted the visitors by looking at them with its superfast robot eyes. Visitors could also examine the EyeSeeCam, an Eye-tracking devise with a head-mounted camera that films the user eyes and so enables you to follow someones gaze. Among the many peolpe visiting CoTeSys was also Dr. Gerd Müller, the Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Consumer Protection.