Executive Committee

The Executive Committee (ExCom) is chaired by the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society President and consists of its Chair, the President-Elect, all the Vice Presidents, the Treasurer and the Secretary.

Between meetings of the Administrative Committee (AdCom), the ExCom is empowered to act for the Society except on matters which the AdCom has by resolution expressly reserved to itself.



Wolfram Burgard portrait
Wolfram Burgard
University of Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany


Hong Zhang portrait
Hong Zhang
University of Alberta
Alberta, Canada


Venkat Krovi portrait
Venkat Krovi
Clemson University
Clemson (SC), USA

Vice President of Conference Activities

Torsten Kroeger portrait
Torsten Kroeger
VP of Conference Activities
Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT)
Karlsruhe, Germany

Vice President of Electronic Products & Services

Zhidong Wang portrait
Zhidong Wang
Chiba Institute of Technology
Chiba, Japan

Vice President of Financial Activities

Yasushi Nakauchi portrait
Yasushi Nakauchi
VP of Financial Activities
University of Tsukuba
Tsukuba, Japan

Vice President of Industrial Activities

Dominik Bösl portrait
Dominik Bösl
VP of Industrial Activities
Augsburg, Germany

Vice President of Member Activities

Nancy Amato portrait
Nancy Amato
VP of Member Activities
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana (IL), USA

Vice President of Publication Activities

Eugenio Guglielmelli portrait
Eugenio Guglielmelli
VP of Publication Activities
Universita Campus Bio-Medico
Roma (RM), Italy

Vice President of Technical Activities

Lianqing Liu portrait
Lianqing Liu
VP of Technical Activities
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Liaoning, China

President Elect

Seth Hutchinson portrait
Seth Hutchinson
President Elect
Georgia Tech
Atlanta (GA), USA

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