Technical Activities Board

The Technical Activities Board (TAB) focuses on the research content of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society, tracking technical developments and encouraging innovation in: applications, theory, models, metrics, experiments, architectures, products, initiatives, and other technical areas. The TAB oversees the Technical Committees and the Distinguished Lecturer programs. The TAB is chaired by the Vice President for Technical Activities. Members of the TAB include all current Technical Committee Co-Chairs, and five members appointed by the RAS President.


Vice President - Technical Activities

Kyujin Cho portrait
Kyujin Cho
Vice President – Technical Activities
Seoul National University
Seoul, South Korea
RAS Geographic Region 3

Associate Vice President


Yasuhisa Hirata portrait
Yasuhisa Hirata
Associate Vice President
Tohoku University
Sendai, Japan
Fumiya Iida portrait
Fumiya Iida
Associate Vice President
University of Cambridge
Cambridge, UK
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Hugo Rodrigue
Associate Vice President
Sungkyunkwan University
Seoul, South Korea


Marcelo Ang portrait
Marcelo Ang
National University of Singapore (NUS)
Fumihito Arai  portrait
Fumihito Arai
University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan
Tamim Asfour portrait
Tamim Asfour
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Karlsruhe, Germany
Maria Pia Fanti portrait
Maria Pia Fanti
Polytechnic of Bari
Bari, Italy
Yi Guo portrait
Yi Guo
Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken (NJ), United States
Cecilia Laschi portrait
Cecilia Laschi
National University of Singapore
Kevin Lynch portrait
Kevin Lynch
Northwestern University
Evanston (IL), United States
Paul Oh portrait
Paul Oh
University of Nevada
Las Vegas (NV), USA
Yu Sun portrait
Yu Sun
University of Toronto
Toronto (ON), Canada
Richard Voyles portrait
Richard Voyles
Purdue University
West Lafayette (IN), USA

Past VP- Senior Advisor

Tony Maciejewski portrait
Tony Maciejewski
Past Vice President - Senior Advisor
Colorado State University
Fort Collins (CO), USA

RAS President

Frank Park portrait
Frank Park
Seoul National University
Seoul, Republic of Korea


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