80 Top San Francisco Robotics Companies and Startups of 2021

June 18, 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best San Francisco based Robotics companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Robotics industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

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Top San Francisco Robotics Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Cruise

Cruise

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Cruise builds self-driving vehicles that safely connect people to places, things, and experiences they care about.

Bright Machines

Bright Machines

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Bright Machines brings together flexible factory robots with intelligent software, production data and machine learning.

Bright Machines

Iris Automation

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Iris Automation is an artificial intelligence and safety avionics company building collision-avoidance systems for autonomous drones.

Bright Machines

DroneDeploy

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DroneDeploy is a cloud-based drone mapping and analytics platform to help businesses get things done.

Bright Machines

Chef Robotics

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Chef Robotics is a robotics and artificial intelligence company serving the food industry.

Bright Machines

Revl

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AI Powered Video Souvenirs as a Service. Full end to end solution for roller coasters, skydive drop zones, race tracks, and zip lines.

Bright Machines

comma.ai

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comma is solving self driving cars while delivering shippable intermediaries: openpilot and the comma two.

Bright Machines

Vicarious

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Vicarious is an artificial intelligence company that uses the computational principles of the brain to develop general intelligence.

Bright Machines

Dedrone

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Dedrone develops drone detection technology with automated, software-based aerial intrusion.

Bright Machines

Ouster

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Ouster builds high-resolution lidar sensors for autonomous vehicles, robotics, and many other applications.

Bright Machines

Swift Navigation

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Swift Navigation offers hardware and software that makes GPS positioning technology available for autonomous vehicle and device guidance.

Bright Machines

Ample

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Ample utilizes autonomous robotics and smart-battery technology to solve the energy delivery challenge for electric transportation.

Bright Machines

Sight Machine

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Sight Machine provides analytics platform that helps address critical challenges in quality and productivity throughout the enterprise.

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Skycatch

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Skycatch builds technology to autonomously capture, process, and analyze 3D drone data.

Bright Machines

Osaro

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Osaro is an artificial intelligence company developing products based on proprietary deep reinforcement learning technology.

Bright Machines

Bossa Nova Robotics

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Bossa Nova Robotics is a provider of real-time, on-shelf product data for the global retail industry.

Bright Machines

Kindred AI

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Kindred AI creates intelligent robots to solve real-world problems.

Bright Machines

Elroy Air

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Elroy Air is a logistics company that specializes in the fields of logistics, robotics, and air transportation.

Bright Machines

Built Robotics

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Built Robotics transforms heavy equipment into autonomous robots for the $1 trillion earthmoving industry.

Bright Machines

Nimble Robotics

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Reimagining fulfillment with intelligent robots that can pick and pack anything.

Bright Machines

Marble

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Marble creates a fleet of intelligent courier robots to reliably and securely transport the goods that people need and want.

Bright Machines

FarmWise

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Feeding our World, and our Future.

Bright Machines

Infinitus Systems

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Infinitus is a startup company that develops voice robotic process automation tools for the health care industry.

Bright Machines

Creator

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Creator is a collective of food lovers and engineers with decades of robotics and restaurant experience.

Bright Machines

Cafe X Technologies

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Cafe X Technologies is focused on increasing productivity in the service industry through automation.

Bright Machines

MightyFly

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Rapid and Efficient Access to Goods via Autonomous Cargo Aircraft

Bright Machines

ROAM

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ROAM is a San Francisco-based robotics company that is developing mobility through is powered orthotics, known as exoskeletons.

Bright Machines

Akash Network

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Akash Network, the world’s first decentralized and open-source cloud.

Bright Machines

Sitka

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Sitka is a customizable video software platform that connects primary care providers to the virtual specialty provider network.

Bright Machines

Multiply Labs

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Multiply Labs deploys advanced robotics technology to manufacture personalized pharmaceutical capsules.

Bright Machines

Simbe Robotics

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Simbe Robotics builds automation solutions for shelf auditing and analytics.

Bright Machines

Civil Maps

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Civil Maps Provides a Sensor-agnostic Cognition Platform and Pipeline that Enables City Scale HD 3D Mapping, Edge Mapping and Localization.

Bright Machines

Canvas Construction

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Creating a new class of machine for construction.

Bright Machines

Bumblebee Spaces

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Bumblebee Spaces creates a new way to live by thinking about space in cubic feet instead of square feet.

Bright Machines

Petcube

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Petcube is a worldwide leader in pet cameras & software, connecting pets to the internet and giving them a voice.

Bright Machines

Aloft (formerly Kittyhawk)

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Aloft is the market leader for UTM and airspace services, serving recreational, enterprise, and government customers.

Bright Machines

HEXO+

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HEXO+ is the first Autonomous FlyingCam.

Bright Machines

unspun

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unspun is a robotics and digital apparel company building custom-fit jeans through automated, localized, and intentional manufacturing.

Bright Machines

Airspace Systems

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Airspace Systems is a Silicon Valley-based company leading the development of aerial security systems for enterprise.

Bright Machines

Formant

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Formant is a monitoring and operations infrastructure for anyone who works with robots.

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Ware

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Autonomous, self-flying drones + AI for warehouse inventory

Bright Machines

Mekonos Inc.

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Building the Future of Cell Therapies on a Chip

Bright Machines

Mavrx

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Mavrx uses imagery and data to bring actionable insights to the global agriculture industry.

Bright Machines

Nightingale Security

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Nightingale Security is a autonomous drone solution in aerial robotic security.

Bright Machines

Aeolus Robotics

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Aeolus Robotics is bringing the first generation of household robot assistants into your life and your home.

Bright Machines

Stafory (Robot Vera)

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Stafory is a service to simplify the process of recruiting. Stafory has created Robot Vera.

Bright Machines

Catalia Health

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We create the Mabu personal healthcare companion to help patients with chronic disease and collect data to healthcare providers.

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Sterblue

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Software for drones to inspect power lines, wind turbines and other industrial infrastructure

Bright Machines

Starship Technologies

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Starship Technologies is a robotics company building fleets of self-driving delivery robots designed to deliver goods.

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Huue

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Tinctorium is a provider of indigo dyeing solutions intended to reduce chemical usage in the denim supply chain.

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Pubinno

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Pubinno develops an AI powered platform to minimize waste and maintain the quality of beer from brewery.

Bright Machines

zing robotics

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Sustainable Autonomy For Efficiency

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Modbot

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Modbot brings industrial precision and power to consumer assembled robots.

Bright Machines

Designhubz

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Designhubz enables 3D & Try-On Augmented Reality shopping with an AI recommendation engine across any eCommerce website or app and in-store

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Otherlab

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Otherlab is a tech company that specializes in advanced manufacturing, energy, robotics, and software and hardware interfaces.

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Uvify

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UVify is a team with strong background in engineering and design for building autonomous drone for everyone.

Bright Machines

MOTI

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Empowering people to live healthier lives – one habit at a time.

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Stereolabs

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Stereolabs mission is to turn the world into a massive playground, using advanced sensing technology that reproduces human vision.

Bright Machines

Navisens

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Navisens is a mapping service platform locates mobile devices indoors, underground, and outdoors.

Bright Machines

Peanut Robotics

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Peanut Robotics offers a robot that cleans commercial spaces such as restaurants, hotels, airports, and offices.

Bright Machines

Envisionard

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Envisionard is a innovation company developing product platforms using Human Computer Voice Interaction and Mobile technology.

Bright Machines

Neofect

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Neofect develops innovative home exercise device and software for stroke survivors’ fast recovery and rehabilitation.

Bright Machines

Orangewood Labs Inc.

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Makes custom Furniture using robots

Bright Machines

RoboJuice

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RoboJuice is a human-like robot that makes juices and smoothies with fresh organic fruits in 30 seconds

Bright Machines

Revolve Robotics

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Revolve Robotics’s Kubi Telepresence Robot lets people look around and be present when it’s critical in education, healthcare and business

Bright Machines

Raven[Ops]

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Raven[Ops] is a startup that focuses on building DevOps for robotics.

Bright Machines

Mirada Technologies

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Mirada Technologies develops the enabling components for advanced LiDAR.

Bright Machines

Freedom Robotics

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Freedom Robotics is a software company that creates powerful control and monitoring software for modern robotics companies.

Bright Machines

Construction Automation, Inc

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Construction Automation offers a range of 3D printing and robotics services for the construction industry.

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Airphrame

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Airphrame is an unmanned vehicle technology startup developing an aerial imaging and mapping service for commercial markets.

Bright Machines

Riverbed Technology

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Riverbed Technology is a solution provider for fundamental problems associated with IT performance across wide area networks.

Bright Machines

TRiiBE Networks

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TRiiBE Is A Custom Business Hardware Systems Provider Focused On Merchant Services

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Neatleaf

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Data-driven & autonomous agriculture for yield optimization.

Bright Machines

krtkl

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krtkl specializes in providing embedded systems, wireless communication, and robotics.

Bright Machines

Modular Science

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Modular Science aims to automate ninety nine percent of the processes involved in vegetable farming with modular machines for agriculture.

Bright Machines

TaskUnite

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Operations suite of applications that provide real-time data to hospitals and clinics in order to optimize staffing and supply chain.

Bright Machines

Robot App Store

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Robot App Store is an online marketplace that enables robot owners to purchase and download apps written by developers.

Bright Machines

Sunflower Labs

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Sunflower Labs builds consumer products to design insightful home security.

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SciRobot

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A collaborative and interactive activity platform that can foster meaningful activities for older adults living in care homes

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Propulsioneers

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Propulsioneers develops technology building blocks designed for autonomy and driven by software for maximum output and minimal footprint.

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