Rise your freedom!
New-generation robotic mobility devices for people with disabilities
I Rise Mechanics 357 is a high-tech company, engineering and manufacturing
new-generation, robotic mobility devices for people with lower limbs
disabilities with unique design, mechanics, electronics and software. Our
systems will improve health, independence, social inclusion and quality of life
for disabled people.
Globally every year between the 250,000 to 500,000 incidents lead to the lower
limbs being immobilized.
The average age of people experiencing such incidents is
Most of these people are of working age, physically active and living an active
Most of the aids for people with vertebral injuries are designed to move them in
a sitting position. However, the extended stay of the human body in a
wheelchair is unusual and leads to inevitably life-long secondary health
problems such as deep vein thrombosis, urinary tract infections, muscular spasms, osteoporosis,decubital wounds, chronic pain, respiratory disabilities and many others.
– Free movement in vertical position of the body
– Health status improvement
– Easy self-transfer from and to a wheelchair or other furniture
– Maximum maneuverability
– Lightweight – compact – 60 kg.
– Axial movement
– Foldable parts for easy transport
– 0 grade turning radius
– Aluminum tubing chassis
– Antibacterial breathing materials
– Low center of gravity
– Adaptable steps and knees
Lubomir Vassilev - Captain
Lubo is not a captain of a ship, but has the power to unite talents in
amazing teams. He is great in finding partnerships that support our work,
support its distribution and development.
Ivelina Gadjeva - enthusiast
Ivelina is inclusive design expert. She is the only specialist working in
this field in Bulgaria. Ivelina uses people-centered design processes not
only as a problems solving strategy but also as a method of identifying
them. She believes people are the greatest source of inspiration.
Her diversity of knowledge and competence help us accomplish all of our
tasks. Radost has more than 10 years experience in TV production,
copywrite, organization and administration of filming process. She is
psychologist with 2 years experience in psychological counseling of
people with disabilities and group therapy with parents of children with
mental retardation. She is also doctor of philosophy. Her interests are
endless. Her creativity and non-standard solutions are her second nature.
Gergana Koleva - The Pragmatist
Geri is social worker. She has worked for people with disabilities for more than
7 years. Person of honour and action. Geri is has the power to protect the human
right in front of the administration and is always willing to help.
Danail Ivanov - Climber
Danail is a climber not because he is a professional alpinist, but because
he easily overcomes the challenges finds the best solutions. He’s our
software guru. Danail has extensive experience in programming
customized solutions and ‘smart machines’. For him there is nothing
impossible and he is capable to give life to every machine.
Dimitar Ortakov- Ombre - The Brain
Dimitar is an engineer, mechanic and motorcyclist. He is the chief
mechanic of the Bulgarian team participating in Rally Dakar 2012. Ombre
is also the best welder and master in solving constructive tasks. He has
many other talents, but we don’t have enough space to describe them.
DIMITAR DULEV – THE SCULPTURE
Dimitar is the father of the forms. He is shaping the body of our products. His
amazing design is the key to the heart of the users. He is creating confidence,
comfort and self esteem.
Tania Mihaylova – The Strategist
Tanya is firmly on the ground but she does not stop staring at the sun.
Most of her ventures get there. Capable of entering a line in
creative chaos and make the vision a reality.
Welcome to our creative space
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8th European Forum for Social Entrepreneurship
Аward for an innovative product at the European Fair of Enterprises and Cooperatives from the Social and Solidarity Economy
Аward for active participation of the European Fair of Enterprises and Cooperatives from the Social and Solidarity Economy
We Are Part Of
Press & Media
“Road without steps” – extended report
jun 2, 2019
BTV - news
Robot Invented by a Bulgarian gives hope to people with disabilities
April 20, 2019 – 350 713 views
Bulgarian National Television
Revolutionary Bulgarian invention helps people with disabilities – TV report
may 29, 2019
EUROPEAN FORUM for SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP -
Prize for Social Entrepreneurship
I Rice Mechanic 357 has created an innovative product that allows people with mobility disabilities to move straight.
April 09, 2019 – 8,7 thousand views
webit europe 2019 - participation
may , 2019
On Air - bulgaria
Omnibot – The BG robot from future that will help people with disabilities
April 09, 2019
Club Z Magazine
Who are the Bulgarians who invented a robot-assistant to disabled people
OMNIBOT: The revolutionary Bulgarian robot for people with vertebral disabilities
April 09, 2019
Radio free europe
Husband Of The Year? Bulgarian Inventor Builds Robot For Injured Wife
May 01, 2019 – 92 888 views
design for all
A publication of Design For All Institute of India
June Vol. 14 , 2019 – 43 672 views
Robot rise people in a wheelchair
June 25, 2019 – 54 034 views
Bulgarian made a robot for his wife so that he could walk – article
May 14, 2019
PARA - Professional Association of Robotics and Automation
The future of robots for people with disabilities, with Lyubomir Vassilev (CEO of Irise mechanics) – FB live
May 1, 2019 – 4,7 thousand views