About the Forum

November 7, 2019 at UC San Diego
Presented by the Jacobs School of Engineering


The 2019 Forum will convene San Diego’s robotics community to highlight the region’s breadth of expertise in autonomy, artificial intelligence, service robots and drones. Speakers from academia and industry will meet to share the latest advances in the field of robotics, and to develop a vision for the San Diego region as the national hub of robotics innovation. 

Forum Panels and Discussions


The day-long program includes tech demos and networking, plus presentations and panel discussions highlighting San Diego's robotic strength areas.

  • Empowering People
  • Drones for Security and Defense
  • Autonomy in Transportation
  • AI at the Edge

Organizing Committee


Henrik Christensen

Director
Contextual Robotics Institute
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
UC San Diego

Todd Hylton

Executive Director of the Contextual
Robotics Institute
Professor, Electrical and Computing Engineering
UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering

Darin Anderson

CEO of NXT Robotics

Hansol Hong

CEO of RoboLink