Michigan Robotics Day

Please join us on Friday April 27, 2018  for an event co-hosted by the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) and the University of Michigan- Dearborn.

Come experience the cutting-edge advances made by Michigan robotics’ companies and research organizations, hear from leading minds in the field, and learn about collegiate and postgraduate educational opportunities in robotics and advanced mobility.

The day will be filled with keynotes, demonstrations and excellent networking opportunities.


8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:10 AM Welcoming Remarks –National Center for Manufacturing Sciences

9:10 AM Michigan Robotics Day Introduction– Governor Rick Snyder (Invited)

9:15-9:30 AM University of Michigan-Dearborn Introduction

9:30-10:00 AM Demonstrations

10:00-11:30 AM Morning Sessions (Research Focus)

  • Humanoid Robotics– Professor Yu Zheng
  • STEM Pathways– Professor Amanda Esquivel
  • UAV/UAS — Professor Stan Beck
  • Humans and Machines– Professor Fran Dollins
  • Industrial Robots– Professor Cheol Lee

11:30-12:30 AM Lunch

12:30-1:00 PM University of Michigan Dearborn: Student Project Demonstrations

12:45-1:00 University of Michigan Dearborn: Robotics Research Highlights– TBD

1:00-3:00 PM Afternoon Sessions (Industry Focus)

  • Entrpreneurship– Tim Davis
  • Company Booths
  • Coop
  • Career Development
  • University Robotics Clubs

3:00 PM Event End


Register and Learn More at: https://www.mirobotics.org

Date(s) - 04/27/2018
8:00 am - 3:00 pm