Robert Playter

CEO of Boston Dynamics
Robert Playter is the CEO of Boston Dynamics, a leading robotics company known for producing advanced robots such as Atlas, Spot, and Stretch. He joined Boston Dynamics in 1994 and held the position of Vice President of Engineering for 18 years before transitioning into a director role. Under his leadership, Boston Dynamics has focused on the commercialization of robotics, marking a significant shift towards making robotics more accessible and practical for various applications. Playter has been instrumental in guiding the...

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Advancements and Challenges in Robotics

1. The Art and Science of Robot Movement
2. Advancements in Robotics: Atlas and Beyond
3. Sensing and Actuation in Robotics
4. The Human-Robot Relationship