Conference: International Robotics Showcase 2018

21 June @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, Exhibition Centre, Liverpool, L3 4DQ

Prof. Yang Gao, University of Surrey

The full-day programme includes exclusive talks by world-renowned experts in science and technology, panel discussions, exhibitions, robot demonstrations and an award ceremony for competition winners demonstrating cutting-edge robotics innovation.

Expert speakers include:

  • Prof. Gang-Zhong, Chairman, EPSRC UK-RAS Network
  • Sir Philip Nelson, EPSRC
  • Prof. Rustam Stolkin, University Birmingham
  • Prof. Barry Lennox, University Manchester
  • Prof. David Lane, Heriot-Watt University
  • Prof. Yang Gao, University of Surrey
  • Prof. Tom Puckett, Lincoln University
  • Prof. Bruce Grieve, Birmingham University
  • Prof. Simon Marvin, Sheffield University
  • Prof. Samia Nefti-Meziani, Salford University
  • Dr. James Law, Sheffield University
  • Prof. Tony Pipe, bristol Robotics Lab
  • Dr. Robert Merrifield, Imperial College
  • Sir Mark Walport, Chief Executive Designate UK Research and Innovation

Speakers will demonstrate cutting edge robotics technology; discuss ethical legal and economic impacts of robotics and AI; and present several new White Papers covering the current research landscape in: Urban Automation & Transport and AgriTech.

The day also offers academics, industry, government organisations and the public, the opportunity to enjoy the fascinating and diverse exhibits by our sponsors, as well as provide a lively forum for discussion and discovery of some of the latest technological developments and research challenges in Robotics and Autonomous Systems.

Registration is essential, as places are limited