News

March 2019 Ice and snow capabilities of Velox featured in the March/April edition of ECO magazine with a focus on polar science and technology.

March 2019 Velox featured in Good Day New York story about New Lab and the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

February 2019 Velox featured in Dezeen.

December 2018 Velox robot goes viral and makes the front page of Reddit on December 14th 2018. Makes numerous appearances in online venues such as IEEE Spectrum.

December 2018 New Atlas (formerly Gizmag) publishes a story on Velox highlighting the robot’s ice-skating capability.

November 2018 Pliant Energy Systems visits US Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington D.C. as an exhibitor at a Blue Tech focus day organized by IOSTIA.

November 2018 Pliant Energy Systems exhibits at Oceans 2018 in Charleston, S. Carolina.

June 2018 Pliant Energy Systems presents at the Office of Naval Research's 2018 Bio-Inspired Autonomous Review. (Closed to the public).

June 2018 Pliant Energy Systems exhibits at the 2018 Blue Tech Expo in Rayburn House, Washington D.C.
April 2018 Pietro Filardo was a panelist representing industry at an April 17th 2018 Marine Technology Society innovation breakfast at the Ritz Carlton, Pentagon City. The topic was Dept. of Defense initiatives in bio-inspired marine technologies.

August 2017 Pliant Energy Systems featured in The Register.

July 2017 Pliant Energy Systems featured in Jane's Defense Weekly.

July 2017 The Agile Amphibious Swimmer was demonstrated at the 2017 Naval Future Force Science & Technology Expo in Washington D.C.. See excerpts from the Day 1 Highlights video.

June 2017 Pliant Energy Systems presents at the Office of Naval Research's 2018 Bio-Inspired Autonomous Review. (Closed to the public).

2017 Pietro Filardo and other New York tech company representative visit politicians in Albany with Tech:NYC

June 2018 Pliant Energy Systems presents at the Office of Naval Research's 2018 Bio-Inspired Autonomous Review. (Closed to the public).

2016 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute report on their efforts to model a simplified Pliant Energy Systems mechanism as part of the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) Industrial Challenge Program.

2015 Pliant Energy Systems featured in article about NY State High Powered Computing Consortium and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

2014 Pliant Energy Systems mentioned in article about changes at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.