Introducing the RE•WORK Bio-inspired Robotics Summit in Berlin
04/27/2016

The Bio-inspired Robotics Summit explores this rapidly emerging field & its applications in automation, manufacturing, healthcare, architecture & more.

Online PR News – 27-April-2016 – Berlin, Germany – Introducing the RE•WORK Bio-inspired Robotics Summit in Berlin

RE•WORK are pleased to announce their first robotics-focused summit in Berlin taking place on 29-30 November at the Umweltforum.

Bio-inspired robotics is a rapidly advancing field solving engineering problems by optimising mechanisms found in nature. Three main areas of focus are biosensors, bioactuators and biomaterials, with applications ranging from industrial automation and manufacturing, to healthcare and architectural design. Soft robotics and swarm intelligence are two branches within the field that are growing exponentially.

Why Attend

The RE•WORK Bio-inspired Robotics Summit is a unique opportunity to meet 200+ influential manufacturers, world-leading biomimetics researchers, entrepreneurs and software engineers. Discover how bio-inspired robotics can impact your business and network with innovators in the field.

Over the course of the 2 days you will hear keynote presentations and panel discussions, explore the startup showcase area and connect with international peers. The event will discuss topics ranging from swarm robotics and collective intelligence, to soft robotics, bionics, and nanotechnology.

Previous robotics events attendees include: Rethink Robotics, Microsoft, Amazon Robotics, Qualcomm Ventures, Reach Robotics, Q-Bot, Terrabotics, EcoMachines Ventures and Jibo.

Speakers

Over 25 speakers from multinational corporations, world-renowned academic institutions and cutting edge startups will share their technological advances and innovative applications with the audience.

Confirmed speakers include:
Elias Knubben, Head of Bionic Projects, FESTO
Mirko Kovac, Director, Aerial Robotics Lab, Imperial College London
Barbara Mazzolai, Director, Centre for Micro Biorobotics, IIT
Cecilia Laschi, Director, Robosoft Consortium
Jun Shintake, PhD Researcher, EPFL

Tickets & Registration

Super Early Bird tickets are available until 22 July 2016. For further information and to register at a discounted rate, go to: http://re-work.co/events/bio-inspired-robotics-summit-berlin-2016

Startups, Students, Academics and Groups can receive further discounts - email hello@re-work.co for more information.

RE•WORK will be hosting a free Meetup event in London on 12 July: https://re-work.co/workshops/bio-inspired-robotics-meetup-2016

About RE•WORK

RE•WORK is an all-female run events organising company that brings together breakthrough technology, cutting-edge science and entrepreneurship shaping the future of business and society. At each event, we showcase the opportunities of exponentially accelerating technologies to positively disrupt industry and society. For more information, view the full line-up of events here: www.re-work.co

For media enquiries, interviews and images, please email: Sophie Curtis scurtis@re-work.co or call +44 203 287 0590