Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Intelligent Automation (IA) Robots can be categorized into different types based on the level of activities they perform, the number of interactions they have, the core characteristics they exhibit, and the underlying technologies that goes into them. This article describes four distinct software robot types starting from a low maturity level as Basic Robots to ending with a high maturity state as fully Autonomous Robots, and in between Smart Robots and Collaborative Robots categories that step by step enhances the maturity of IA robots. The article takes a deep dive into each of these four types discussing how the role of robots in business process automation grows with each level providing the digital capacity to reduce the repetitive, dull, laborious tasks carried out by human workers in day to day business operations.
The Fourteenth Annual AAAI Mobile Robot Competition and Exhibition was held at the National Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in July 2005. This year marked a change in the venue format from a conference hall to a hotel, which changed how the robot event was run. As a result, the robots were much more visible to the attendees of the AAAI conference than in previous years. This allowed teams that focused on human-robot interaction to have many more opportunities to interact with people. This article describes the events that were held at the conference, including the Scavenger Hunt, Open Interaction, Robot Challenge, and Robot Exhibition.
Two overarching goals were promoted for the 2005 Mobile Robot Competition. The first was to give the competitions an exhibitionstyle format to make them as accessible to different areas of research as possible. This was change would place the competitions and exhibitions demonstrated at the Fourteenth Annual AAAI directly in line with the conference, Mobile Robot Competition and Exhibition, an teams would need to handle the challenges involved event hosted at the Twentieth National Conference with noisy, cluttered, and unstructured on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2005). The robot event had a particularly strong human environments. Scavenger Hunt: Autonomous robots were required to search a cluttered and crowded environment This year, AAAI changed the venue format for a defined list of objects and were from a convention center to a hotel setting. The Scavenger as defined by the team, and feedback Hunt event was organized by Douglas from the participants. Blank from Bryn Mawr College, the Robot Robot Challenge: Robots were required to attend Challenge and the Open Interaction Task were the conference autonomously, including organized by Ashley Stroupe from the Jet registering for the conference, navigating the Propulsion Laboratory, the research component conference hall, talking with attendees, and of the exhibition was organized by Magdalena answering questions.
A short summary of each robot demonstrates the variety in form and function among the exhibitions. Programming a robot is often a complex and Intelligence (AAAI) Mobile Robot involved task. By allowing the robot to learn and wide variety in behavior and form, the robots practice behaviors at run time, Darrin Bentivegna in the exhibition created a sense of the broad aims to create robots that can learn range of function in the robotic community. The exhibition has involving air hockey against a humanoid provided past AI researchers with new perspectives robot. After a human has specified some primitives and ideas.
The AAAI-2002 Robot Exhibition offered robotics researchers a venue for live demonstrations of their current projects. Researchers ranging from undergraduates working on their own to large multilab groups demonstrated robots that performed tasks ranging from improvisational comedy to urban search and rescue. This article describes their entries. At the 2002 exhibition in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 12 robots were demonstrated by a variety of laboratories and institutions. Many of these systems were works in progress, providing the audience an opportunity to see snapshots of research programs in midphase.