Annual Conference

Thursday 22nd October - Conference Dinner, Apex International Hotel - by invitation only


Friday 23rd October - Edinburgh Centre for Robotics Annual Conference - by invitation only

08:30                     Registration, teas and coffees

08:55                     Welcome – Professor David Lane

09.00                      Keynote speaker - Professor Peter Corke, Professor of Robotic Vision, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

09:45                     Review of 2014-15 and welcome to new students – Professors David Lane & Sethu Vijayakumar

10.15                     Break (refreshments)

10.30                     Keynote speaker – Professor Darwin Caldwell, Head of Autonomous Robotics at IIT Genoa

11:15                     Benefits to industry of sponsoring a CDT student – Professor Nick Weston, Renishaw             

11:30                     2014 cohort project presentations    

12:45                     Lunch and poster exhibition

13.45                     Group Photograph

13:55                     Student and industry interactive session

15:15                     Conference close - Professor David Lane

15:30                     Tour of ECR facilities, individual meetings

Friday, 23 October, 2015 - 09:00
Professors Peter Corke and Darwin Caldwell
James Watt Centre 2, Heriot-Watt University