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YDreams Robotics brings revolutionary robots into people’s lives, by transforming everyday objects, appliances and smartphones into robots.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Electronics / Instrumentation
  • Location Fundão, Castelo Branco District, PT
  • Currency EUR
  • Founded April 2011
  • Employees 9
  • Website

Company Summary

YDreams Robotics is specialized in robotics, mechatronics, AI, and the Internet of Things. Market-driven from the beginning, we expect to launch our first mass-consumer robots in 2014. We aim at embedding actuation onto materials, objects, and environments. We have created proprietary technologies internationally recognized as front-line R&D. Our goal is to become the worldwide robotics company of reference.


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    Artur Miguel do Amaral Arsénio

    An entrepreneur. YDreamsRobotics CEO and Assistant Professor in Computer Science at IST. Before, he headed Innovation at Nokia Siemens Networks Portugal SA. At Siemens he worked as Senior Solution Architect leading international teams. In 2004 he received a PhD in Computer Science at MIT CSAIL Humanoid Robotics group. He invented 6 international patents, and authored ~100 scientific publications. He holds various scientific and innovation awards.

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    Monica Pedro
    Chief Knowledge Officer

    Mónica is the Chief Knowledge Officer at YDreams Robotics, managing as well Legal & Finance activities. Her background comes from training and development at both national and international companies. Monica"s research interests include digital fabrication, e-learning methods and applications.

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    Nuno Menezes
    Brand Roboticist

    Nuno Menezes, brand roboticist, worked for several Fortune500 brands.