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Assist On-Arm

Lead DesignersHakan Gursu
Project LocationAnkara / TURKEY
ClientInteract Technologies
Prize(s)Gold in Media And Home Electronics / Robotics, Bronze in Industrial And Life Science Design / Medical/Scientific Machinery
Entry Description

Neurological injuries are the leading cause of serious, long-term disability. Each year, more than 15M new patients require neurorehabilitation. Upper-body exoskeleton AssistOn-Arm is a neuro-rehabilitation robot that synergistically utilizes cutting-edge AI and robotics technologies and delivers clinically capable, economically scalable rehabilitation. AssistOn-Arm can administer all essential types of therapies, delivers evidence-based personalized exercises, increases the intensity of rehabilitation by ten folds, and reduces the cost per patient by 50% compared to manual therapies.


Awarded Designer Assoc.Prof.Dr.Hakan Gürsu has succeeded as an extraordinary illustrator, designer and intellectual internationally. He’s been honored in the world’s prestigious design competitions by winning over 210 design awards within 14 years. He contributed to several national and international organizations as a speaker on innovation, creative thinking, design, and R&D. Ranging from boats, toys, and furniture to electrical devices, his environmentally friendly and visionary projects are introducing unusual solutions to common problems. He continues to train design students at METU.