Where & When

The Swiss Robotics Industry Day 2017 is being held on Thursday 2 November 2017 at the SwissTech Convention Centre in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Doors open at 8h30 and the conference starts at 9h00 with a series of talks by research and industry leaders. Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with experts, amongst which entrepreneurs from Swiss robotics SMEs and start-ups, through networking and technology demonstrations. The day will end with a closing aperitif at 17h30.

The SwissTech Convention Center is located at the north of the EPFL campus. It is easily accessible by car and public transport. From the centre of Lausanne, the M1 metro stops right in front of the building and takes only 15 minutes (stop “EPFL”).

SwissTech Convention Center
Quartier Nord de l’EPFL
Route Louis-Favre 2
CH – 1024 Ecublens




Exhibition Floor: 10:00–17:30

08:30 Welcome Coffee & Badge Pick Up

09:00 Opening
: Martin Vetterli, EPFL President & Dario Floreano, NCCR Robotics Director

09:30 Robotics Presentations, Session 1

11:15 Speech: 
Johann Schneider-Ammann

11:30 Panel Discussion: Martin Vetterli and Representatives from Industry and Academia

12:15 Networking – Exhibition – Standing Lunch

14:15 Robotics Presentations, Session 2

16:00 Networking – Exhibition – Coffee

17:30 Apéro