Robotics in the 21st Century – What’s next?

Description: Robots have lived rich fictional lives in our movies, books and imaginations for many years. With the rapidly evolving advances taking place in the field of robotics many of us wonder, what’s next? Explore robotics in the 21st century and hear from robotics experts in industry and academia as they discuss the potential advantages and challenges of robotics in the future.

Panelists:
Dave Crawford ’95, Executive R&D Imagineer at Walt Disney Imagineering
Stefano Soatto, Professor of Computer Science and Director of UCLA Vision Lab
Dennis Hong, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of RoMeLa

Moderator: Chris Lynch, Professor and Chair, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering