Speakers who have already confirmed their participation:

Prof. Dr. Amos Albert

CEO Agriculture Robotics, Bosch Start-up GmbH, Renningen, Germany


Andrea Biggio

R&D/Study Manager and Robotic Systems Engineer, Thales Alenia Space Italia Spa, Italy


Prof. Gordon Cheng

Chair of Cognitive Systems, Technical University Munich, Germany


Prof. Dr. Peer Fischer

Professor of Physical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, University of Stuttgart, Germany


Dr. Andreas Goerdeler

Deputy Director General Information Society, Media


Andrew Graham

Technical Director, OC Robotics, Bristol, UK


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Björn Hein

SCHUNK Shared Professorship, Karlsruhe Institute
of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany


Dr. Lars Lünenburger

Core Technology Robotics Leader & Technical Project Lead for Lower Extremity, Hocoma AG, Switzerland


Lael Odhner

Co-founder, RightHand Robotics, Cambridge, USA


Juniorprof. Dr. Andreas Pott

Group Leader, Fraunhofer IPA, Stuttgart, Germany


Dr. Ing. Ulrich Reiser

Group Manager Robot Systems, Fraunhofer IPA, Stuttgart, Germany


Dr. Anatoly Sherman

Product Management 3D
Compact Systems, Sick AG, Waldkirch, Germany


Christoph Strassmair

Development Assembly, AUDI AG, Ingolstadt, Germany


Dr. Dirk Thomas

Software Engineer, Open Source Robotics Foundation,
Mountain View, USA


Dr. Christian Wurll

Chief Technology Officer (CTO), GRENZEBACH Automation GmbH, Asbach-Bäumenheim, Germany


Dr. Ing. Ekkehard Zwicker

CEO ALSTOM Inspection Robotics, Zürich, Switzerland


More speakers to be announced soon.