President & CEO, Founder of OrbSurgical Dr. Garnette Sutherland receives the Governor General Innovation Award 2019! View the full article here
Dr. Garnette Sutherland receives the NASA Exceptional Technology Achievement Medal 2015! - View the full article here
Dr. Garnette Sutherland, the neuroArm technology and institutional partners (Canadian Space Agency, MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates, IMRIS Inc., and University of Calgary) get inducted into the Space technology Hall of Fame 2014! - View the full article here
- OrbSurgical team is advancing digital innovation and IP protection in the field of intelligent surgical device-systems.
- neroArmPlusHD Assembly and electromechanical set-up ongoing.
- Alberta-Innovates GrowthX Alumni OrbSurgical team steps up customer acquisition-consolidation for pilot trials in Canadian sites following regulatory processes.
OrbSurgical receives funding support from NRC-IRAP towards the build of the neuroArmPLUS surgical robotic system (November 2019). The funding approved for three years, will support recruitment of talented engineers and staff, as well as contractors towards completion of the robotic system.
The 2017 Alberta Germany Collaboration Funds (German Canadian Centre of Innovation) and linked support have allowed OrbSurgical to bring the SmartForceps technology in the market (formal announcement upcoming).