Rob Parkes is the CEO and Founder of Service Robotics Ltd, which is launching the Genie Connect service platform in the UK. Genie Connect is the UK’s first deployment of Robotics as a Service in the home, and enables independent living through robot companionship, a dedicated service centre and personalised stimulation and reminiscence software.
Prior to founding Service Robotics Ltd Rob was head of Divisional Sales and Marketing for a FTSE250 Engineering company, and has spent more than 20 years developing Marketing strategy for products and services in the International Telecoms industry.
Rob is an Engineer, STEM Ambassador and Mandarin student.
Companion robot service platforms are the new frontier for independent living. But what happens when we use the robot AI to understand, predict and anticipate your smart home environment? Presenting a case study of the UK’s first independent living service platform for older adults living alone and younger adults with mild cognitive impairment, including research with bio-sensing technology partners.