RoboBusiness 2017 Announces Formal Call for Speakers

Event Announcement
December 15, 2016

RoboBusiness, the Global Congress of Robotics and Business, is accepting proposals from qualified presenters for the 13th annual conference which will be held September 27-28, 2017 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Lead the Conversation: RoboBusiness offers speakers an excellent opportunity to influence and inspire over 2,000 business executives, investors and technologists from around the globe.

Deadline: Monday, February 20, 2017

Presented by Robotics Business Review, RoboBusiness is a catalyst that forges robotics into new markets and product categories, and brings together business leaders and technology decision makers from throughout the robotics ecosystem for the purpose of networking, doing business, assessing new technologies and growth opportunities, and sharing meaningful dialogue.

Today’s businesses are changing dramatically with the need to adopt advanced robotics operating systems to drive innovation and transformation across the value chain. Delivering a high-quality conference program, RoboBusiness empowers attendees that seek to stay current and maintain a competitive edge.

“The event’s world-class speakers, networking and insights are just part of what have distinguished this event over the past 12 years,” says Brent Watters, RoboBusiness Chairman and Robotics Trends Media Director. “The theme of RoboBusiness 2017, Ideation to Transformation, will provide the framework for many critical discussions and prompt stakeholders across the value chain to rethink the meaning of transformation.”

The 2017 RoboBusiness event is seeking speakers for up to 40 sessions of about 45 minutes each in 6 concurrent topic tracks which include:

  • Business Development
  • Enabling Technology
  • Manufacturing & Logistics
  • Outdoor Field Operations
  • Security & Surveillance
  • Retail

If you’d like to join a league of accomplished and prominent speakers by delivering engaging, relevant and valuable insights on cutting-edge technologies and business transformation through robotics we encourage you to submit a proposal.

All applications must be received by February 20, 2017 to qualify. Selected presenters will be notified via email in April. Please reference for additional details.

Research Firms:
Research firms interested in presenting data and/or announcing new research in the area of robotics or aligned verticals please contact Brent Watters directly at to review opportunities available to present at RoboBusiness.