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Hightech Summit: Visions of future robotics and AI

Intelligence empowering tomorrow

Human-artificial intelligence interaction

The munich_i Hightech Summit is a top-level event in the field of AI and robotics, and will continue its success story at automatica 2023. Renowned figures from across the sector will discuss the most relevant visions, innovations, findings, and theories on the second day of the trade fair. Their intention? To consider artificial intelligence and robotics from various angles relevant to society—for a clear-sighted outlook to our future.

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It pays to be quick – ticket availability and pricing are subject to change as the event approaches.

What will be the next steps in AI and robotics development and what questions—particularly ethical ones—will such development raise? Under the theme of intelligence empowering tomorrow, the summit highlights the interaction between human and artificial intelligence, and responsible technological change. munich_i is under the auspices of the Bavarian Minister President Dr. Markus Söder who also opened the 2022 Hightech Summit in person.

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Bavarian Minister-President Dr. Markus Söder, MdL

The perfect combination of theory and practice

The summit program includes a guided tour of the nearby AI.Society exhibition and dialog platform. This is an opportunity for you to experience first-hand how robotics and AI will be used in the fields of health, mobility, work, and environment. A concluding get-together provides perfect opportunities to discuss your take-away from the inspiring presentations and to make new contacts in an informal atmosphere.

Save the date: Wednesday, June 28, 2023, from 9:30 to 17:30.

Visionaries taking the stage: munich_i speakers

The expert panel at the munich_i Hightech Summit 2023 is both interdisciplinary and international. Visionaries from renowned companies and with various scientific backgrounds will present and discuss the latest developments and their impact on our economy, work environments, society, and the environment. An overview of the speakers in 2022 is available here.

An overview of the speakers is available here.

Review of the munich_i Hightech Summit 2022

Business leaders and scientists from Europe, North America, and Singapore discussed groundbreaking solutions and the latest research findings that will change our lives forever. Whether warehouse automation, deep learning approaches for smart robots and automated driving, or soft robotics: With its four sessions and a closing presentation, the munich_i Hightech Summit 2022 offered a wide range of topics and insights to around 200 participants from research and industry.

Munich's Pioneers Committee 2022

The Munich Institute of Robotics and Machine Intelligence (MIRMI) combines the expertise of 80 professors of various disciplines at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) to conduct research into machine intelligence. A team of scientists from this group was responsible for designing the program of the munich_i Hightech Summit 2022.

Committee members

Prof. Dr. Edward G. Krubasik (Chairman)
Honorary Professor, TUM School of Management

Prof. Dr. Alin Albu-Schäffer
DLR – German Aerospace Center: Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Darius Burschka
Head of the Machine Vision and Perception Group at the Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Real-time Systems

Prof. Dr. habil. Alois Knoll
Holder of the Chair of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Real-time Systems

Prof. Dr. Stefan Leutenegger
Holder of the Chair of Machine Learning for Robotics

Prof. Markus Lienkamp
Professor at the Chair of Mobility Systems Engineering

Prof. Dr. Ruth Müller
Professorship for Science and Technology Policy

Prof. Dr. Cristina Piazza
Assistant Professor at the Chair of Computer Aided Medical Procedures

Prof. Dr. Daniel J. Rixen
Holder of the Chair of Applied Mechanics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckehard Steinbach
Holder of the Chair of Media Technology