Announcements

  • 30 September
    2020
    Website ready

Important Dates

  • 18 December
    2020
    Submission deadline
  • 31 January
    2021
    Abstract notification
  • 15 February
    2021
    Final programme announcement
  • 10 March
    2021
    Commencement of seminar
Leading speakers from across the globe will discuss frontline research and disruptive technologies in the field, addressing a diverse range of topics, including control and perception, communication, bio-robotics, swarm and evolutionary robotics.

Keynote Speakers

Some of the world’s most accomplished and thought-provoking experts in robotics will present their latest research on vital sub-topics.

Bicchi, Antonio

Antonio Bicchi is a Senior Scientist at the Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa (Italy) and the Chair of Robotics at the University of Pisa (Italy)...

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Caiti, Andrea

Andrea Caiti is a Full Professor of Automatica (Systems and Control) at the University of Pisa (Italy)...

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Chiasserini, Carla

Carla Fabiana Chiasserini is a Professor in Telecommunications at the Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering Department...

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De Croon, Guido

Guido de Croon is a Professor of Bio-inspired Micro Air Vehicles in the Department of Control & Operations at the Micro Air Vehicle Lab...

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Dorigo, Marco

Marco Dorigo is a Research Director of FNRS (the Belgian National Funds for Scientific Research) and co-director of IRIDIA...

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Laschi, Cecilia

Cecilia Laschi is a Full Professor at the BioRobotics Institute of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna in Pisa (Italy)...

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Mazzolai, Barbara

Barbara Mazzolai is the Director of the Center for Micro-BioRobotics. Her current focus is on bioinspired soft robotics...

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About ARRC and TII

 Autonomous Robotics Research Centre (ARRC)
Autonomous Robotics Research Centre (ARRC)

The Autonomous Robotics Research Centre (ARRC) – one of seven research centres at the Technology Innovation Institute (TII) in Abu Dhabi – researches, develops, and applies novel technologies to innovate robotics solutions. These are solutions partially or fully independent of human intervention and human infrastructure, while still being able to interact with humans and other biological systems in the environment. ARRC is the region’s leading organisation advancing robotics, computer vision, and bio-inspired technologies.

Technology Innovation Institute (TII)
Technology Innovation Institute (TII)

The Technology Innovation Institute (TII) aims to become a leading global research centre dedicated to pushing the frontiers of knowledge. Based in Abu Dhabi, TII pursues advances in quantum, autonomous robotics, cryptography, advanced materials, digital security, directed energy and secure systems.