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

Tony Maciejewski portrait
Tony Maciejewski
Vice President – Technical Activities
Colorado State University
Fort Collins (CO), USA

Associate Vice President


Yasuhisa Hirata portrait
Yasuhisa Hirata
Associate Vice President
Tohoku University
Sendai, Japan
Biyun Xie portrait
Biyun Xie
Associate Vice President
University of Kentucky
Lexington (KY), USA


Antonio Bicchi portrait
Antonio Bicchi
University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
IIT Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genova, Italy
Torsten Kroeger portrait
Torsten Kroeger
Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT)
Karlsruhe, Germany
Raj Madhavan portrait
Raj Madhavan
Humanitarian Robotics Technologies, LLC
Maryland, USA
Max Meng portrait
Max Meng
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Brad Nelson portrait
Brad Nelson
ETH Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland
Frank Park portrait
Frank Park
Seoul National University
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Jindong Tan portrait
Jindong Tan
University of Tennessee
Knoxville (TN), USA
Bram Vanderborght portrait
Bram Vanderborght
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussel, Belgium
Hesheng Wang portrait
Hesheng Wang
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China
Michael Yu Wang portrait
Michael Yu Wang
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Jianwei Zhang portrait
Jianwei Zhang
University of Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany

RAS President

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


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