Sixth NCRN Annual General Meeting

University of Toronto

NSERC Canadian Robotics Network
Fifth Annual General Meeting (AGM)
June 6, 2024 at University of Toronto


June 5: 7:00pm-10:00pm: Banquet at Mercatto College & Elizabeth ( 

Address: 101 College Street.Toronto, ON M5G 1L7 (PIs/DFs/Partners; students/DF students) 


June 6, 2024- MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building (1 King's College Cir, Toronto, ON M5S 1A) AND Myhal 580, 5th floor- Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship  (55 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 0C9)

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8:30am- 9:00am Coffee (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)

9:00am-9:30am: Welcome - Gregory Dudek (NCRN Scientific Director) (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)

9:30am-10:10am: PI's Presentations about network successes over the years (5 min per PI, including questions) (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)

Introductions by:

· Michael Jenkin – Interactive Autonomy Theme 

· Joshua Marshall – Resilient Autonomy Theme 

10:10am-10:40am: Posters setup and coffee (Myhal 580, 5th floor- Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship; 55 St. George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 0C9)

10:40am-12:00pm: Questions and Answers - Partners (20 min each) (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)


. Huawei Technologies Canada

. CrossWing

Clearpath Robotics

12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch Break and Posters set up- Myhal 580

1:00pm-1:30pm: Remaining PI's presentations (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)

1:30pm-1:50PM: Invited speaker: Karime Pereida Perez, Ocado: ""Developing robots to handle groceries, medicines, and apparel" (MS 3154- Medical Sciences Building)

1:50pm- 2:20pm: Questions and Answers- Panel Session (MS 3154 – Medical Sciences Building)

2:20pm-3:10pm: Coffee and Posters session (Myhal 580)

3:10pm- 3:40pm: Final wrap up (Myhal 580)