2017 Agenda


8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM Michigan Robotics Day Introduction

9:05-9:10 AM Welcoming Remarks – Rick Jarman, President & CEO, National Center for Manufacturing Sciences

9:10-9:20 AM Event Greeting

9:20-9:30 AM Event Sponsor

9:30-10:15 AM Morning Keynote-

10:15-10:30 AM Break

10:30-11:10 AM Morning Panel- Autonomous Vehicle Opportunities in Michigan

11:15-12:00 Keynote

12:01-12:05 State Recognition Michigan Robotics Day

12:05-1:00 Lunch

1:00-1:05 PM Welcoming Remarks UM

1:05-1:20 PM University of Michigan: Robotics Research Highlights

1:20-1:30 PM Mobility Transformation Center Overview

1:30-3:30 PM Break-outs, Hands-on Activity, RoboFest Competitions, Drone Demonstrations, Robot Demonstrations

1:30-2:30 PM Break Out Sessions with Discussion Facilitators

Session #1- Mobile Manipulation

Session #2- Aeronautical Robotics

2:30-3:30 PM Break Out Sessions Continued

Session #3- Robots in Rehabilitation

Session #4- STEM Education Discussion
Bob Richards, Stockbridge Robotics

3:00 Recognition of Outstanding Robofest Teams

3:30 Event End