iCub, the Perfect Match

Open Source Cognitive Humanoid Robotic platform

Meet iCub

iCub is the humanoid robot developed at the ITT as part of the EU project RobotCub and has been adopted by more than 20 laboratories worldwide! iCub is designed to facilitate natural interaction with people and the environment.
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Available for € 250.000 (full body)

Want to meet and work with iCub?

From July 15-24 the Robotics, Brain, and Cognitive Sciences department of the Italian Institute of Technology hosts the Veni Vidi Vici RobotCub Summer School 2013 or those interested in software engineering for humanoid robots


More information: http://eris.liralab.it/summerschool2013/

iCub started as a project to facilitate research in embodied cognition. As part of theRobotCub project iCub was funded under the EU 6th Framework Programme.
"It is the only platform to date which can claim enough generality to be used for studying crawling and walking, vision, touch, AI, cognition, manipulation and learning, in the shape of an easy-to-use small humanoid that can be operated in any laboratory without any special equipment." (http://www.iit.it/en/who-we-are/history.html)

iCub is designed for natural interaction, is approachable and is loved by everyone it meets

Want to know more?

iCub Wiki: http://wiki.icub.org

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT): http://www.iit.it/icub