The first edition of the World Root Conference in Beijing. IROB was invited to give a keynote speech and participate in this inaugural event. The guest of honor was the Chinese Vice President Mr. Li Yuanchao. He visited Israel before and seemed familiar with the Israeli academic system, mentioning the Weizmann Institute.
IROB founder and Chair. Professor at Ariel University and founder of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics and the Paslin Robotics and Autonomous Vehicle Laboratory. Head of the Master program in Mechanical Engineering. His main research interests include model-based motion planning and control of autonomous vehicles, and the development of affordable assistive robotic devices.