ROS-Industrial Conference and Consortium Europe kick-off

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From Ulrich Reiser and Florian Weisshardt

Dear ROS-I community,


We cordially invite you to the following events:



ROS-Industrial Conference and Consortium Europe kick-off


at Fraunhofer IPA, Stuttgart, Germany


June 26: ROS-Industrial conference (public)

June 27: ROS-Industrial Consortium Europe Kick-Off (restricted to RIC-members)


Conference Objectives


The objective of the ROS-Industrial conference is to bring together representatives from academia and industry to exchange experiences on application development with ROS and clarify the needs of industry with respect to ROS-Industrial. The participants have the opportunity to obtain most recent information on current activities, already achieved results and future goals of the ROS-Industrial community.


Conference Topics:


- Developments, Trends, Technologies in the ROS-Industrial community

- Examples of successful transfer of ROS components established in research into industrial applications

- Current ROS-Industrial Projects (hosted by the ROS-Industrial Consortium so far)


Target Audience


The conference addresses in particular system integrators that aim at providing flexible, economic and manufacturer independent automation solutions, ROS-Industrial developers in research and industry, executive personal of small and medium enterprises as well as R&D divisions of larger companies in the field of automation, logistics and production.




-          Urko Esnaola, Tecnalia

-          Andrija Feher, Synapticon GmbH

-          Clay Flannigan, Southwest Research Institute

-          Joshua Hampp, Fraunhofer IPA

-          Gijs van der Hoorn, TU Delft Robotics Institute

-          Berend Küpers, ALTEN Nederland

-          Fabrizio Romanelli, Comau S.p.A. Robotics

-          Dirk Thomas, Open Source Robotics Foundation

-          Elisa Tosello, University of Padova

-          Florian Weißhardt, Fraunhofer IPA



General Chair


Martin Hägele, Fraunhofer IPA


Session Chair


Ulrich Reiser, Fraunhofer IPA




Register for ROS-Industrial conference until June 18, 2014:


Link to Consortium:



Looking forward to meeting you at both events!

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