We are thrilled to announche ‘Robotics Royalty’ – Ms Melonee Wise, CEO of Fetch Robotics, a specialized robotics company from the United States, will be giving a Grand Keynote at the Opening of TUS Expo & RoboBusiness Europe’s conference program.

Fetch Robotics delivers advanced robots for the logistics industry. The company introduced their robot system in May of 2015.

Prior to joining Fetch, Melonee was CEO and co-founder of Unbounded Robotics. Before then, Melonee was Manager of Robot Development at Willow Garage, where she led a team of engineers developing next-generation robot hardware, including the PR2 and TurtleBot from Willow Garage.

Melonee also has extensive experience in the growth of ROS, the open source Robot Operating System, as a research and commercial platform. Melonee was a 2015 recipient of Technology Review’s TR 35 – an award for leading technology innovators under the age of 35. Also, she was previously a mentor in the Qualcomm Robotics Accelerator program.

Other Grand Opening Keynotes of the TUS Expo and RoboBusiness Europe conference will be given Mr Chapal Khasnabis of the World Health Organization (WHO) and Mr Noel Sharkey of Responsible Robotics.

Last but not least, just like last year’s edition, we expect Dutch Royalty at the opening ceremony… Stay Tuned!