2018 Speakers

Here are some of our expert speakers, register free now and keep up to date with our speaker line up:

Dr Ildar Farkhatdinov

Lecturer in Robotics at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Honorary Lecturer at the Department of Bioengineering

Queen Mary University of London & Imperial College London

Richard Foster

Robotics Development Manager

DHL Supply Chain, UK & Ireland

Dave Swan

Chief Technology Officer

Tharsus Ltd

Jonatan Gal

Regional Director


Crystal Parrott

Vice President - Robotics Centre of Excellence


Danielle Drozd

Innovation Manager

Kuehne + Nagel

Andrew Tyrer

Interim Programme Director – Robotics Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund

Innovate UK – UK Research and Innovation

Andrew Southgate

General Manager, EMEA,

Lucas Systems

Richard Mawson

Business Development Manager

SP Technology

Jeremy Hadall

Chief Engineer – Intelligent Automation

Manufacturing Technology Centre

Alex Harvey

Head of Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Ocado Technology

Prof Peter Childs

Head of the Dyson School of Design Engineering

Imperial College London

Russell Holmes

Sales & Applications Manager

ABB Service Robotics

Jamie Thomas

Consultancy Sales and KAM

Pilz Automation Technology

Johannes Glasmacher

Senior Sales Manager


Mike Wilson M.Sc B.Sc

Chairman and Business Development Manager UK & Ireland

BARA and ABB Robotics