The Robotics Festival took place on 23 November 2022.
The festival was attended by inspirational robotics leaders from manufacturing, logistics, civil engineering and health. Keynotes were from world-renowned speakers on important topics such as ethics and trust. Attendees were able to get involved and explore Adastral Park, headquarters of BT Labs and home of our world-class showcases and technology facilities - including the new robotics and drone test lab!
Digital Industries Hub
We launched our brand new Digital Industries Hub at the Robotics Festival: a collaboration space for organisations to innovate and co-create solutions.
The Robotics Festival is grateful to our generous partners and sponsors, who have enabled this event to take place.
Key themes within robotics
During the robotics festival we looking at some key industries' questions that transcend every market sector, getting the best academic minds as well as leading businesses to debate the way forward.
Types of robotics
Robotics and their economic impact
Security for Robotics
Health and Safety
Bio-Inspired Robotics (including Humanoid)
Latest Drone Tech
Robotics within specific sectors
Robots are already making an impact across multiple industries, but during the festival we looked into the future role of robots to see where the biggest disruption is forecast to be and how we can learn lessons from the deployments to date.
Manufacturing & warehouses
Construction & civil engineering
Energy & infrastructure
Health & social care
Transport & logistics
The festival played host to a number of speakers from across multiple industries: