IEEE Robotics and Automation Society IEEE

RAS Sponsors US Congressional Robotics Caucus

Robots & Job Creation

From manufacturing to self-driving cars, robotics has made a huge impact as a transformative technology fostering innovation and competitiveness of the United States in the global marketplace. Unfortunately, there have been misconceptions that robotics, and automation in general, would eliminate jobs instead of create them. Through this briefing, the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society is pleased to present a first-hand account of views, opinions, and real-world experiences of experts and practitioners from the industry and academia, to demonstrate how robots are contributing to job growth and sustainability of US industries.

WHEN: 25 July 2013, 2:00-3:30 P.M.

WHERE: Congressional Meeting Room North, Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC USA

For additional information see: www.roboticscaucus.org