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ICRA 2023



Yaro Tenzer

Yaro Tenzer

Cofounder, RightHand Robotics
United States

Presentation - From Research to Revenue: My Personal Journey Navigating the Commercialization Path


Yaro Tenzer is the co-founder, Chairman, and former CEO of RightHand Robotics. Yaro is an expert in robotic grasping and automation systems. He is focused on using his deep expertise in robotics to reduce the cost of order fulfillment with robots that can grasp wide varieties of everyday objects used in logistics applications. Prior to forming RightHand Robotics, Dr. Tenzer was a postdoctoral researcher at the Harvard Biorobotics Lab where his team was selected by the DARPA Autonomous Robotic Manipulation program as the preferred grasping solution for the DARPA Grand Robotics Challenge. He received his Ph.D in Medical Robotics from the Imperial College London and holds a M.Sc. in Mechatronics and B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Ben Gurion University.