Tour: 18 September, 2015 @ 4pm - Revolve Robotics
About the Company
Revolve Robotics is a start-up company in San Francisco, with 20 employees. They are partnered with Japanese firms to manufacture their products. Here is how they describe themselves:
"Revolve Robotics is the San Francisco based company that makes Kubi, which has been shipping worldwide since January 2014. We are about smart, simple solutions to real problems, timeless design, and an elevated level of practicality and functionality. Kubi means “neck” in Japanese, and our product is a robotic tablet stand that gives you the freedom to interact while video conferencing. Kubi offers robotic telepresence for telehealth, distance learning, remote working, concierge and other applications."
The tour will take place at 4pm on Friday the 18th of September. The tour will be conducted by Jeff Goldsmith, the Vice President of Marketing at Kubi.
He will take the students for a tour of the company, and then for a question and answer session. The tour will conclude at about 5pm.
Kubi is located at 2325 3rd Street in San Francisco - the office is on the 3rd floor in office 329. This location is accessible on public transport, with the trip taking about 1 hour from LSI Berkley. Click here to see travel instructions.
The host company is expecting a small group of up to 5 students, as well as an instructor/guide from LSI. Experience Education will remind the host about the tour a day in advance.