August 11, 2011

Robotics Visionaries from iRobot, John Deere, U.S. Army TARDEC and VEX Robotics to Highlight 2011 RoboBusiness Leadership Summit

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The RoboBusiness Leadership Summit, now in its 7th year, proudly announces its distinguished line up of Keynote Presenters, bringing nearly 100 years of practical robotics experience to the event. These well-known robotics leaders are eager to reveal wisdom and insights that can readily be applied to today's commercial advancement of robotics products, services, businesses and new markets.

The RoboBusiness Leadership Summit will host 300 executive level professionals and take place November 2-3, 2011 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts,

All business development professionals, investors, academics and executive members of the robotics community seeking to grow their commercial success in robotics cannot afford to miss this dynamic lineup of robotics visionaries:

  • Colin Angle, CEO and Co-Founder, iRobot
  • John Reid, Director, Product Technology and Innovation, John Deere
  • James Overholt, Senior Research Scientist - Robotics, U.S. Army TARDEC
  • Paul Copioli, President, VEX Robotics Design Systems

These industry thought-leaders join nearly 20 additional robotics leaders, scheduled to present Business Development and Investment sessions, along with Advanced Capabilities and Emerging Technologies sessions, as part of the complete RoboBusiness Leadership Summit educational agenda.

"Robotics Trends has always been committed to presenting the most relevant editorial regarding the commercial development of the robotics industry," states Dan Kara, Conference Chairman. "With the RoboBusiness Leadership Summit, we are able to bring together leading minds from the robotics community for the purpose of accelerating the commercial development of new robotics products, services, businesses and markets. There is no other event that can provide what RoboBusiness gives business development professionals, investors, academics and all executive members of the robotics community."

Registration for the RoboBusiness Leadership Summit is open and early registration discounts savings are currently available. Complete event information and registration savings can be found at

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