NAME: Helen Greiner
BORN: December 6, 1967
JOB: Robotics Engineer
KEY FACTS: When she was 10yrs old, Helen saw the Star Wars film and this inspired her to work with robots. She made this dream come true by going on to co-found a robotics company called iRobot. The company designs and builds robots for both military use and for inside and outside the home.
ACHIEVEMENTS: She has achieved various awards including the ‘Anita Borg Institute Women of Vision Award’ in 2008 and was inducted into the ‘Women in Technology International Hall of Fame’.
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