DATE AND TIME:
Tuesday, 8.11.2022 | 11:00 – 11:45 CET, online webinar
About this webinar: While robots are already doing a wonderful job as factory workhorses, they are now gradually appearing in our daily environments and offering their services as autonomous cars, delivery drones, helpers in search and rescue and much more. This talk will present some recent highlights in the field of autonomous mobile robotics research and touch on some of the great challenges and opportunities.
More information about our keynote speaker:
Roland Siegwart is a world-renowned expert in robotics and professor for autonomous mobile robots at ETH Zurich, Director of the Autonomous Systems Lab (ASL) in Switzerland, Director of the Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems at ETH Zurich, founding co-director of the Wyss Zurich Translational Center and member of the board of directors of multiple high-tech companies. He is a recipient of the IEEE RAS Pioneer and Inaba Technical Award and co-founder of over half a dozen startup companies in robotics and one of the most cited scientists in robotics. His interests are in the design and navigation of wheeled, walking and flying robots operating in complex and highly dynamic environments. He is also a strong promoter of innovation and entrepreneurship in Switzerland.
About the webinar series: The «CEE-Swiss Impulse Sessions» is a monthly series of short webinars on exciting, current and relevant topics concerning Switzerland and Central Eastern Europe (CEE). It is delivered by outstanding speakers from many different backgrounds. The webinar series aims at inspiring, informing and connecting a diverse audience across industries and functions and thus advancing the manifold relationships between Switzerland and all CEE countries. Initiated in 2021 by the Chamber of Commerce Switzerland Central Europe (SEC) in Zurich, this is a joint
project of all chambers of commerce in the CEE region and SEC.
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