In the post pandemic world, automated machines are expected to play a big role in standardization of sectors like fashion, technology and hospitality. There are many interesting innovations in India and abroad in robotics and within no time these smart gadgets and machines are expected to change our lifestyles. As AI and robotics are set to play important an important role in e-retail platforms to keep products sanitary and keep a check on quality in warehouses, India is ready to offer world class robotics with the launch of country’s first Bot Valley in Noida (Uttar Pradesh).

Recently, Addverb Technologies inaugurated INR 75 Crore robots manufacturing facility in 2.5 acre establishment with the aim to make India the capital of global robotics in the world. The massive Bot Valley in Noida is India’s first unit where ‘robots build robots’. Equipped with the best-in-class electronics and mechanical machines, this facility has a capacity to manufacture more than 50,000 Robots of varied types in a year. With a vision to pioneer Human-Robot collaboration and impact human lives positively, the facility inspires innovation and boosts collaboration among the best technopreneurs of the country. With the establishment of this facility, Addverb intends to create a self-sustaining ecosystem for the Robotics industry in India that can also export innovative products and disruptive technology solutions to the world.

The Bot Valley was inaugurated by Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog who congratulated the team of Addverb technologies for the state-of-the-art facility and unleashing the power of India on global fronts. Speaking on the occasion, he said, “The past decade witnessed precipitous changes spanning from the way of life to the technologies that emerged. We have entered a nascent paradigm shift (industry 4.0) where technology will help Addverb meet the growing needs and demand of the present business ecosystem. Robotics holds huge potential in streamlining the processes across industries right from retail to healthcare and from warehousing to supply chain. This facility is a benchmark to global standards and the epitome of Atmanirbhar Bharat. It will give a major push to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mission of Make-In-India and position our country as the capital of the global robotics Industry.”

Inauguration of Bot Valley press conference : L-R Jalaj Dani (Chairman, Addverb) Amitabh Kant (CEO, Niti Aayog), Ritu Maheshwari (CEO, Noida Authority) and Sangeet Kumar, (CEO, Addverb)

Mentored by Jalaj Dani, this one-of-a-kind manufacturing hub employs 450 workforce currently, and provides equality and empowerment to both men and women in technology sector. Established in 2016, Addverb Technologies have streamlined the process for many retail giants of the country and in a span of 4.5 years, the company has created a global footprint by acquiring customers in Europe, South-East Asia and Australia. Addressing the occasion Sangeet Kumar, founder and CEO of Addverb Technologies mentioned, “This new facility will unleash the power of India on global fronts and will strengthen the overall robotics ecosystem of the country. Even with increased demand for automation, the penetration of robotics, especially in small and medium enterprises is still low in India compared to the global average. With the establishment of this world-class facility, we will be able to project India as a R&D epicentre of the world and share knowledge and encourage Indian manufacturers to embrace our game changing technologies and become best-in-class manufacturers for local and global markets.” With the concept of ‘Make In India and Make for the World‘, the facility is developing robots indigenously and cutting-edge digitalization technologies to enable rapid innovation, adaption, optimization and agile delivery of made-to-order robotics.