In this PMA ANZ Technology & Innovation Seminar, Salah Sukkarieh will be sharing his knowledge and insights on the role and power of robotics and AI in fresh produce.
Professor of Robotics and Intelligent Systems at the University of Sydney and CEO of Agerris, Salah will be sharing his work on robotics for on-farm operations and the the AI techniques which allow the technology to do tasks like intelligent non-chemical weeding, crop growth monitoring. Additionally, he will be discussing the future work in crop quality which will support supply chain decision making and processes.
A networking morning tea will follow.
When: May 28th, 9:30am AEST
Where: Sydney Markets Conference Centre, Market Plaza Building
Cost: PMA A-NZ Members - FREE, Non-Members - $25
Salah Sukkarieh is the Professor of Robotics and Intelligent Systems at the University of Sydney, and is the CEO of Agerris, a new Agtech startup company from the ACFR developing autonomous robotic solutions to improve agricultural productivity and environmental sustainability. He was the Director Research and Innovation at the Australian Centre for Field Robotics from 2007-2018, where he led the strategic research and industry engagement program in the world's largest field robotics institute. He is an international expert in the research, development and commercialisation of field robotic systems and has led a number of robotics and intelligent systems R&D projects in logistics, commercial aviation, aerospace, education, environment monitoring, agriculture and mining. Salah was awarded the NSW Science and Engineering Award for Excellence in Engineering and Information and Communications Technologies in 2014, the 2017 CSIRO Eureka Prize for Leadership in Innovation and Science, and the 2019 NSW Australian of the Year nominee. Salah is a Fellow of Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE), and has over 500 academic and industry publications in robotics and intelligent systems.