Atlanta, GA, September 30, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- There were all sorts of robots at Robot Launch 2015, a competition that gathers more than 75 startup companies from 19 countries to showcase their exclusive robotic inventions. Zyrobotics, a startup company located in Atlanta that specializes in creating adaptive technologies for children of all abilities, won the best U.S. startup and reader’s pick for their introduction of the Zyro Robot Therapy System.
In the U.S. alone, over 6.4 million children live with a disability and unfortunately, there is a gap in accessible and affordable therapy solutions available to them. The Zyro Robot Therapy System addresses that problem head on by providing parents and caregivers the option of continued, personalized, at-home care. Through the Zyro Robot Therapy System, children can continue their therapy in the comfort of their homes, while caregivers track their progress.
Founder Dr. Ayanna Howard says, "Zyrobotics is very excited to have made it to the finals of Robot Launch 2015. As this is our first public introduction of the Zyro Robot Therapy System, we feel incredibly privileged to have been selected for this amazing opportunity."
The Zyro Robot Therapy System grabbed the heart of the judges at Robot Launch 2015 for its unique social impact. With their mission of freedom through technology, the Zyrobotics team is empowering children of all abilities to reach their full potential through their technological innovations like the Zyro Robot Therapy System.
Zyrobotics, LLC is an inclusive technology company. Our mission is to enable freedom through technology by developing products that are adaptive to each individual’s capabilities. For children, our products uniquely enable accessible play. Zyrobotics’ first product offerings include switch-to-tablet interactive toys, interactive robots, and a suite of switch-accessible apps that are specially designed for therapy and education. Zyrobotics, LLC was founded in 2013 as a Georgia Tech Venturelab spin-off company.