Spotts Lecture Series
Ohio Northern University
This year's speaker is Dr. Paolo Pirjanian, chief technology officer at iRobot, who will talk about "The Disruptive Force of Robots in the Home and Beyond." You don't want to miss it!
- Pirjanian is chief technology officer for iRobot, where he oversees advanced technology development and engineering for product development.
- Pirjanian is the former U.S. chairman of the IEEE Robotics Industrial Activities Board and the recipient of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Early Career Award in 2004. He has more than 100 issued patents in robotics and related fields.
- From robots to emerging technologies like 3-D sensing, mobile devices and cloud computing, Pirjanian will share how the robotics industry is shaping our future.
- This marks the 28th consecutive year for the Spotts Lecture Series, an event that celebrates distinguished speakers while informing engineering and computer science students about the challenges they will likely face in the future.
iRobot and iRobot product images are registered trademarks of iRobot Corporation.
*1.0 Hour of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Credit is available for PE's. RSVP to Laurie Laird, director of corporate & alumni relations. Please sign in at the table in the entrance of the Freed Center on the night of the event to receive your CPD credit and certificate.