RoboBoston Festival, Including MassRobotics 5th Annual Robot Block Party

Celebrates the World’s Largest Robotics Cluster

RoboBoston, one of the largest celebrations of robots and robotics of its kind, takes place in the innovative Boston Seaport neighborhood on Friday, September 30th, and Saturday, October 1, 2022. More than 40 companies and universities will gather to showcase cutting-edge robotics and technology in a series of professional and STEM-related events. RoboBoston will be held at Seaport Common, 85 Northern Avenue, Boston, and is free and open to the public.

“Massachusetts has long been a leading area for robotics companies to establish themselves, innovate and grow,” said Colin Angle, CEO of iRobot and board member of MassRobotics. “A decade ago, there were only a handful of robotics companies in Massachusetts. Today, we are 400+ strong and a significant part of the technology economy. I’m delighted that MassRobotics is again bringing RoboBoston to life and sharing the excitement of robotics with the technology community, students, and future roboticists.”

RoboBoston will feature the following events:

  • STEM Field Trip Day, September 30 for grades 7-12 includes interactive activities and demonstrations from FIRST robotics teams
  • Robotics and AI Technical Career Fair, September 30, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • VIP reception for senior leaders and roboticists (by invitation)
  • The 5th Annual Robot Block Party, October 1, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.: A family-friendly event, free and open to the public

The Robotics and AI Technical Career Fair will feature dozens of companies hosting information sessions where candidates can learn more about each organization, discover open positions, understand what career tracks look like, and schedule interviews. Participating companies are listed on the RoboBoston landing page. Job seekers must register for the event in advance on Eventbrite here. Robotics and AI companies interested in participating in the career fair should contact MassRobotics at info@massrobotics.org.

“Massachusetts is a national leader in robotic technology, and Boston’s Seaport is a hub for innovation in this sector. WS Development is excited to once again partner with MassRobotics to bring RoboBoston to Seaport. This two-day event offers an exceptional opportunity for robotics entrepreneurs and innovators to engage with community organizations and for young robot enthusiasts to get hands-on experience with some of the most groundbreaking technologies in the industry. The exciting event lineup will feature activities for the whole city to enjoy and is an annual highlight of the robotics industry nationwide,” says Ariel Foxman, General Manager of Seaport by WS Development.

 

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