Our Robots, Ourselves: Silicon Valley Forum Announces Partnership With NEDO on Robotics Conference This October
Date: Oct 5, 2017
Source: Silicon Valley Forum
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Robotics is on the rise, and this October 16th two eminent organizations will join forces to explore a transformative future: NEDO and Silicon Valley Forum are delighted to present their conference “Robots on the Rise: Building the Future of Robotics in Japan and the US.” Hosted at the Computer History Museum, this all-day event will bring together industry leaders and technology experts to the impact of robotics on everything from autonomous vehicles to automated agriculture to healthcare.
“We’re delighted to partner with NEDO on this event,” said Denyse Cardozo, Executive Director of Silicon Valley Forum. “Robotics and AI are two disruptive industries that are truly on the move, and it’s been exciting to see its rapid development over the last few years. I can’t wait to hear about what’s coming next.”
“It’s a pleasure to collaborate with Silicon Valley Forum on this event,” stated Shinnosuke Kameyama, Chief Representative at NEDO’s Silicon Valley office. “NEDO is dedicated to open, global innovation and world-standard technology, and we believe that Japan’s advanced robotics technologies can have a significant impact on global issues. We’re looking forward to hearing how Japan and the US can work together to achieve that goal.”
In addition to panel discussions and presentations, “Robots on the Rise” will also feature a demo hall with robotics and AI startups and corporations, which will showcase next-gen technology already in the marketplace. Startups interested in demo tables can apply here.
“Robots on the Rise” will open for registration at 9 am, and conclude at 7 pm. Tickets are free, and are available on the event page. As there is no charge to attend the conference, tickets are expected to sell out; those interested in attending are advised not to wait to purchase. Connect with the conference on Twitter with #RobotsRiseSV. More information
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