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8 April 2019

CEO Roundtable - World Robotics 2019

Between 2018 and 2021, almost 2.1 million new industrial robots are expected to be installed in factories around the world. At the IFR CEO Round Table in Chicago, the IFR President will present the outlook for the new World Robotics Data with breaking news on the global automation race.

The International Federation of Robotics invites the press on 8 April 2019 from 01:00 to 03:00 p.m. to the IFR CEO Roundtable at the AUTOMATE in Chicago. The event is part of the Win the Future Theater, located at the back of the Automate Show floor, booth # 9667. The CEOs from ARM (USA) and MIR (DK), the Director of Strategy MINO (CN), the President of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (USA) and the President of the International Federation of Robotics (JP) will discuss the “Global race for leadership in robotics and AI“.

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Panel

Dr. Robert Atkinson

President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), USA

Dr. Byron Clayton

CEO, Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM), USA

Junji Tsuda

IFR President; Representative Director Chairman of the Board, Yaskawa Electric Corp., Japan

Henry Sun

Director of Strategy, Guangzhou MINO Automotive Equipment Co, China

Representative of China

Thomas Visti

CEO, MIR, Denmark

Representative of Europe

Robert Huschka

Moderator, Director of Education Strategies, A3, USA

Agenda

  • Preview of new World Robotics data by IFR Vice President Steven Wyatt

  • Discussion on “Global race for leadership in robotics and AI”
  • Questions and Answers
  • Personal interviews with the panelists
  • Get together

Press Registration

Journalists send their registration to Carsten Heer, [email protected]

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Presentation

Events

Global Robot Expo

May 08- May 09, 2019

An international B2B exhibition that showcases the latest technologies in the robotics industry, with an estimated 11,000 professional visitors. It’s a place to show products, expand commercial networks, find distributors and attend to C-level conferences.

INNOPROM 2019

July 08- July 11, 2019

NNOPROM is the main industrial, trade and export platform in Russia. As one of the key sites of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation, INNOPROM serves as a platform where the foundations of industrial policy are laid.

CiROS 2019

July 10- July 13, 2019

China International Robot Show (CiROS), co-hosted by China Machinery Industry Federation, China Robot Industry Alliance and CMEPO Exhibition Co., Ltd, is China's first national exhibition platform covering the whole product chain of robots aiming to make the most professional exhibition in robotics with the main robotics industry companies from home and abroad.

TAIROS 2019

August 21- August 24, 2019

The Taiwanese robot exhibition will be located at Taipei World Trade Center, Nangang exhibiton hall

ROBOTWORLD 2019

October 09- October 12, 2019

14th RobotWorld, which is the biggest specialized robotics exhibition in Korea and will be held during 9th – 12th, October.

iREX 2019

December 18- December 21, 2019

The International Robot Exhibition was first held in 1974, and it has since been held once every two years, marking its 23rd exhibition this year. The event will be hosted at Tokyo Big Sight, Japan.

Contact IFR

Dr. Susanne Bieller

IFR General Secretary

Lyoner Str. 18
DE-60528 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69-6603-1502
E-Mail: secretariat(at)ifr.org

Dr. Christopher Müller

Director IFR Statistical Department

Lyoner Str. 18
DE-60528 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69-6603-11 91
E-Mail: statistics(at)ifr.org

Silke Lampe

Assistant IFR Secretariat

Lyoner Str. 18
DE-60528 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69-6603-1697
E-Mail: secretariat(at)ifr.org

Nina Kutzbach

Assistant IFR Statistical Department

Lyoner Str. 18
DE-60528 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69-6603-1518
E-Mail: statistics(at)ifr.org