The IEEE Robotics and Automation Society UPB Student Branch Chapter kindly invites you to participate in a meeting on “Preparing for the Future: Technical Challenges of Robots and Communication Systems” which will take place on Thursday, October 14th 2021 at 12:40pm (EEST). 

The organisers welcome RAS members, IEEE members, and also students, engineers and researchers interested in the field of robotics and automation. This event is virtually co-located with the 11th Conference on Speech Technology and Human-Computer Dialogue (SpeD 2021).

You can check out the agenda on the conference website ( 

The registration is now open and available here:

We are looking forward to meet you at the event!


12:40 – 12:50

  • Opening Remarks
    Mircea Simoiu
    Chair of RAS Student Branch Chapter,
    University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

12:50 – 13:20

  • Robotics in Healthcare: Achievements, Challenges and Future Directions
    Georgian Nicolae
    Research Assistant, Member of the Board of RAS Student Branch Chapter,
    “CAMPUS” Research Institute of University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

13:20 – 13:50

  • NFC – Wireless Charging in Future Applications
    Eduard Vișinescu
    Design Verification Engineer,
    Panthronics AG, Graz, Austria

13:50 – 14:10

  • Questions and Answers