More than just a robot

Enables your creativity and connects with the online community through apps. Build your own social robot-friend with our open platform and see where your imaginations brings you!


Build your personalized robot with friends and family and let your fantasy run wild.


Let your social apps communicate through movements of your robot so he can let you know whenever you have a Facebook like or Whatsapp Message.


Get to know everything about technologies in a playful way. It is the perfect mix between education and fun.


Now it’s time to master the possibilities, make new skins, let him do new things or just start again from scratch. It’s up to you!


Systems Overview Of Ono
Cesar Vandevelde, Jelle Saldien, Bram Vanderborght, Mariacristina Ciocci, 2013
Design And Evaluation Of A Diy Construction System For Educational Robot Kits
Cesar Vandevelde, Jelle Saldien, Francis Wyffels, Bram Vanderborght, Mariacristina Ciocci, 2016


OPSORO is a Ghent University research project and stands for Open Platform For Social Robotics and is more than just a robot. OPSORO democratizes social robot technologies and is meant for everyone. Not only techies, makers or developers, really everyone! Age or gender doesn’t matter. Try out our PLAY module and playfully build your own OPSORO without having any developing knowledge.


Ghent University - De Krook
Platteberg 11
9000 Gent, Belgium