Workshop  /  March 21, 2019  -  March 22, 2019

Fraunhofer IFF at ERF 2019: Workshops

The European Robotics Forum, the most influential meeting of the robotics community in Europe, will be held in Bucharest, Romania, in March 2019. Over 1000 European robotics top experts are expected to attend the 10th edition of the conference.

It offers over 50 information-filled workshops with presentations by leading European experts from industry, business, and top-level academia, as well as relevant European policy makers.

The Business Unit Robotic Systems of the Fraunhofer IFF will be represented by José Saenz, Christoph Walter, and Dr. Roland Behrens, who will participate in following workshops at the Forum as speaker and/or moderator:

Date: 21.03.2019

8.30 a.m. – 10.00 a.m.
Topic Group Industrial Robotics »Industrial  Challenges and  Needs«
Moderation and Coordination: José Saenz

10.45 a.m. – 12.15 p.m.
6th Workshop on Hybrid Production Systems – Part 1
»ColRobot – Lessons learned about mobile manipulators in automobile and satellite production«

Moderation: José Saenz
Coordination: Sotiris Makris

14.00 p.m. – 15.30 p.m.
COVR – Better ways for safety, certification and validation
Moderation: José Saenz, Roland Behrens
Coordination: Federico Vicentini

16.15 p.m. – 17.45 p.m.
AI, Planning and Robotics:  Results and Future Challenges
»Planning ahead: Speeding up wireless mobile manipulators to tackle a dynamic application scenario.«

Moderation: Christoph Walter
Coordination: Andrea Orlandini

Date: 22.03.2019

14.00 p.m. – 15.30 p.m.
Safety Engineering in Robotics Software and Programmable Electronics
»Computer-Aided Safety Engineering tools for consideration of safety during design of robotics applications«

Moderation: José Saenz
Coordination: Huascar Espinoza, Catherine Bidard, José Saenz