Universities and other educational institutions, research facilities, labs, and selected public-private research initiatives with a specific focus on robotics. Only the top institutions are shown on the global map as they are key incubators to the clusters that stimulate new businesses, startup companies and spin-offs.
Instructions: Use Google's directional and + and – markers on the left of the map to navigate, enlarge, and hone in on an area of interest (or double click near where you want to enlarge). Click on colored marker to get pop-up window with name, type, location and link to company's website.
Legend: Use the pull-down menu to choose to filter the map to any one of the six categories: Industrial robot makers; Service robots used by corporations and governments; Service robots for personal and private use; Integrators; Robotic start-up companies; and the Top 20 robotics-focused universities and research labs.
Please send companies we've missed to firstname.lastname@example.org.