News from Pittsburgh Region. Next is Now. – August 2023

Builders, makers and innovators recognize Pittsburgh as the region where they and their companies – from startups to established enterprises – can create what’s next in advanced manufacturing, energy, life sciences, robotics and more. Read about some of them in this issue.

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Investment News Highlights

Robots in the backyard: $62.7 million grant is fueling Pittsburgh’s tech economy

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Everything’s coming up robots in the Pittsburgh region – including a brand-new Robotics Factory, a major addition to the local ecosystem made possible by a $62.7 million federal Build Back Better grant. The grant is increasing opportunities around robotics for more businesses, places and people in southwestern Pennsylvania  – including the entrepreneurs and founders whose ventures will get a boost from the Robotics Factory.

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Why Polish software firm Spyrosoft chose Pittsburgh to boost its U.S. presence

Poland-based Spyrosoft – a software firm that develops, among other services, robotics solutions such as computer vision and robot mobility – has set up its U.S. headquarters in Pittsburgh – one of the world’s top robotics hubs and a place where Spyrosoft sees a big opportunity to partner with the industry.

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