AeroVironment Certainly Sponsors Drone Racing!

Please join us in welcoming premiere MultiGP Drone Race Sponsor, AeroVironment!  Thanks to a forward-looking and community-minded industry sponsor, AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV), BotOberfest is certain to have an excellent inaugural RoboPatriot Games full of three different kinds of MultiGP multi-rotor Drone Races in Read More

Columbus Chamber and Columbus2025 back BotOberfest

The Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the Columbus 2025 Initiative join the list of sponsors for the 2nd annual BotOberfest event on October 20th, 2018. BotOberfest is a community event that helps strengthen and reinforce our long-standing relationship and commitment Read More

“RoboCity” – GCN: Army plans Robotics Innovation Center

 by Matt Leonard Army considering Robotics Innovation Center at Fort Benning, Ga. Don Sando, Deputy to the Commanding General at the Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE), announced the plan at the Ground Robotics Capabilities Conference hosted by the National Defense Industrial Association. Whether physical Read More

RoboCity: Army plans robots to extend reach, battlefield control

By David Vergun, Army News Service – April 10, 2018 SPRINGFIELD, Va. — Once unmanned ground combat vehicles are developed and deployed en masse, the battlefield area controlled by a brigade combat team will increase 10-fold, predicted Don Sando. Sando, the deputy to the Read More

Fort Benning leaders show tech in the trenches at FIRST robotics championship

With growing age of assets, modernizing military more important than ever.  COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – By Mikhaela Singleton “Robotics are not part of the future, they are the now,” says Col. Kurt “Travis” Thompson during a media event at Columbus State University.  “The question Read More