CEO and seven researchers of KAIST have been invited to participate in the “A flexible endoscopic surgery robot K-FLEX and its feasibility validation in in vivo animal trail” at the 2018 18th Asian Conference on Computer Aided Surgery (ACCAS 2018) Paper.

K-FLEX was awarded the Best Application Award and the overall winner at the Surgical Robot Challenge 2018 sponsored by Hanlyn Center, Imperial College London, UK, as a flexible endoscopic surgical robot.

ACCAS 2018 is a society focused on new algorithms, system development, medical imaging technology, medical device, instrument and robot assisted surgery. Researchers from all over the world as well as from Asia participated in this project.