ERW2021 Central event

The European Robotics Week 2021 (ERW2021) Central Event

22 and 24 November, online with regional focus Bologna, Italy

Every year, since 2014, the ERW changes the central event and hosts an eco-system of various events in the chosen location.

The Central event of ERW2021 in Bologna, Italy will focus robotics education and training as well as competitions.

The ERW 2021 is the second time an online event, which gives the opportunity to participate from all over the world.

The event is supported by the Bologna University.

Central event programme

Opening 22 November 2021, online

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16:00 Opening by Dr. Bernd Liepert, euRobotics President
16:15 Welcome note by local representative (tbc)
16:30 Presentation by Fiorella Operto, Scuola di Robotica
16:50 Presentation by Prof. Bruno Siciliano, Univ. Napoli Federico II
17:10 Presentation by Prof. Gianluca Palli, Univ. Bologna
17:30 The SciRoc Competition Bologna 2021 by Prof. Daniele Nardi and Prof. Valentina Presutti
18:00 End of the opening session

Sessions on 24 November 2021, online

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16:00 Robot competitions – winning teams of the National Event Robotic competition Water - Earth – Air Robot "Save the Planet!"
16:40 Drones – part of our future daily life? Presentations by Antidio Viguria, CATEC and "UAM challenges and opportunities" by Giuseppe Scannapieco, Drones Project Manager, European Union Aviation Safety Agency. The presentations are followd by a Q&A session.
17:30 Presentation "EIT: Education innovation on sustainability and industry" by Alberto Bellini (UNIBO), EIT Climate-KIC
18:00 End

Click here to download the .pdf version of the Central event programme on 22nd and 24th November 2021