IUVO ‘s mission is to develop innovative wearable robotics technologies and foster their market exploitation in different business areas, such as medical, industrial and consumer.
In August 2017, COMAU (an Italian company that is a member of the FCA Group and a leader in the field of industrial automation and robotics) and Össur (an Icelandic company that is a market leader in the field of prosthetics and orthotics) invested in IUVO through a joint venture, which holds the majority share of the company. The two investing companies have the ultimate goal to foster a wide adoption of wearable robotic technologies in daily-life scenarios.
IUVO offers dedicated wearable robotic devices and exoskeleton solutions for various user and industrial needs. From invention to finalized products, IUVO offers its services for the design and development of solutions based on analysis of specific applications. An example of exoskeleton developed by IUVO is the commercially available COMAU Mate