Wright State introduces robotic dining device to aid those with physical disabilities

Wright State University has partnered with a local technology company to further its accessibility for students with physical disabilities.

The university has added three Obi dining robots to its services, which are designed, developed and manufactured by DESiN LLC in downtown Dayton. The addition of these robots was funded by a $15,000 grant provided by the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. The university is the only known institution to provide dining service robots to its students.

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Story excerpt provided by Dayton Business Journal.

Written by Elizabeth Kyle.

Originally published May 2, 2019.

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