Jury

The Jury of The Robot Of The Year gathers very high profiles in the artificial intelligence and robotics field with a wide range of expertise: scientists, entrepreneurs, economists, philosophers and sociologists from Asia, Europe, North America and the Middle East.

 

  Pieter ABBEEL  Prof UC Berkeley, Co-Director of Berkley Al Research Lab, founder at covariant.ai & Gradescope

Pieter ABBEEL
Prof UC Berkeley, Co-Director of Berkley Al Research Lab, founder at covariant.ai & Gradescope

  Francis BACH  Researcher at INRIA, leading the SIERRA project-team, within the Computer Science department of Ecole Normale Superieure.

Francis BACH
Researcher at INRIA, leading the SIERRA project-team, within the Computer Science department of Ecole Normale Superieure.

  Irakli BERIDZE  Head of the Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, United Nations, UNICRI.

Irakli BERIDZE
Head of the Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, United Nations, UNICRI.

  Julie CAREDDA  KPMG Associate, AI & Data Analytics.

Julie CAREDDA
KPMG Associate, AI & Data Analytics.

  Raja CHATILA  Director of ISIR - Institute of Intelligent Systems and Robotics.

Raja CHATILA
Director of ISIR - Institute of Intelligent Systems and Robotics.

  John CLANCY  CMO at nTitle.

John CLANCY
CMO at nTitle.

  Laurence DEVILLERS  Professor of Computer Science University of Paris-Sorbonne 4 - LIMSI/CNRS.

Laurence DEVILLERS
Professor of Computer Science University of Paris-Sorbonne 4 - LIMSI/CNRS.

  Carlos DIAZ  Co-founder and General Partner at The Refiners Seed Fund.

Carlos DIAZ
Co-founder and General Partner at The Refiners Seed Fund.

  Anca DRAGAN  Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (EECS).

Anca DRAGAN
Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences (EECS).

   Sheldon FERNANDEZ   CEO at DarwinAI.

Sheldon FERNANDEZ
CEO at DarwinAI.

  Kay FIRTH-BUTTERFIELD  Head, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at World Economic Forum.

Kay FIRTH-BUTTERFIELD
Head, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at World Economic Forum.

  Vincent FOURNIER  Fine art photographer exploring significant utopian and futuristic stories.

Vincent FOURNIER
Fine art photographer exploring significant utopian and futuristic stories.

  Yann GOZLAN  Founding President at Creative Valley.

Yann GOZLAN
Founding President at Creative Valley.

  Douglas HEINTZMAN  Blockchain and Disruptive Technologies Practice Lead at the Burnie Group.

Douglas HEINTZMAN
Blockchain and Disruptive Technologies Practice Lead at the Burnie Group.

  Peter HINSSEN  Co-founder & Partner at nexxworks.

Peter HINSSEN
Co-founder & Partner at nexxworks.

  Luc JULIA  Vice President of Innovation Samsung Electronics - Strategy and Innovation Center.

Luc JULIA
Vice President of Innovation
Samsung Electronics - Strategy and Innovation Center.


   Bruno MAISONNIER   CEO and Founder - AnotherBrain. Mentor of The Robot Of The Year first edition.

Bruno MAISONNIER
CEO and Founder - AnotherBrain. Mentor of The Robot Of The Year first edition.

  Mohan MATTHEN  Professor of Philosophy and senior Canada Research Chair in Philosophy of Perception at the University of Toronto.

Mohan MATTHEN
Professor of Philosophy and senior Canada Research Chair in Philosophy of Perception at the University of Toronto.

  Juergen H. MAYER  Founding Partner at J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architect mbB.

Juergen H. MAYER
Founding Partner at J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architect mbB.

  Vivienne MING  Founder & Chair, Socos Labs.

Vivienne MING
Founder & Chair, Socos Labs.

  Oscar Di MONTIGNY  Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Value Strategy Manager at Banca Mediolanum . Author of best seller Economy 0.0

Oscar Di MONTIGNY
Chief Innovation, Sustainability & Value Strategy Manager at Banca Mediolanum . Author of best seller Economy 0.0

   Julien PENDERS   Co-founder & COO at Bloomlife.

Julien PENDERS
Co-founder & COO at Bloomlife.

  Nicolas SADIRAC  General Manager & Co-founder at 42.

Nicolas SADIRAC
General Manager & Co-founder at 42.

   Mohammad Javad Shafiee   Research Assistant Professor at University of Waterloo, Co-Founder and VP of Research at DarwinAI.

Mohammad Javad Shafiee
Research Assistant Professor at University of Waterloo, Co-Founder and VP of Research at DarwinAI.

  Yoav SHOHAM  Professor Emeritus at Stanford University. Co-founder and chairman at AI21, WeCode.org and Figure 8.

Yoav SHOHAM
Professor Emeritus at Stanford University. Co-founder and chairman at AI21, WeCode.org and Figure 8.

   Luc SOLER   Professor associated to the Endocrine and Digestive Surgical team in the University Hospital of Strasbourg. Manager of the Research and Development in computer assisted surgery team of IRCAD.

Luc SOLER
Professor associated to the Endocrine and Digestive Surgical team in the University Hospital of Strasbourg. Manager of the Research and Development in computer assisted surgery team of IRCAD.

  Ernesto SOMMA  Head of Innovation and Incentives Business Unit at Invitalia.

Ernesto SOMMA
Head of Innovation and Incentives Business Unit at Invitalia.

  Claude TEROSIER  CEO & Founder, Magic Makers.

Claude TEROSIER
CEO & Founder, Magic Makers.

  Serge TISSERON  Psychiatrist, member of the Academy of Technology, Founding President of "Institute for the study of relations between humans and robots" (IERHR)

Serge TISSERON
Psychiatrist, member of the Academy of Technology, Founding President of "Institute for the study of relations between humans and robots" (IERHR)

  Frederic VACHER  Head of Innovation 3D EXPERIENCE Lab at Dassault Systèmes.

Frederic VACHER
Head of Innovation 3D EXPERIENCE Lab at Dassault Systèmes.

  Russ WINER  Professor of Marketing, Stern School of Business, New York University.

Russ WINER
Professor of Marketing, Stern School of Business, New York University.

  Hong Kai WONG  Director at SIngapore Smart Nation and Digital Government Office.

Hong Kai WONG
Director at SIngapore Smart Nation and Digital Government Office.

  Liesl Yearsley  CEO, Co-Founder at Akin is Humanizing Artificial Intelligence.

Liesl Yearsley
CEO, Co-Founder at Akin is Humanizing Artificial Intelligence.