Invited Speakers

Title:  Operate everywhere, every time under every condition - Autonomous software features for last-mile robot platforms in unstructured and uncertain environments

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Betz

Assistant Professor, 

Head of the Autonomous Vehicle Systems Lab

Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Title:  Towards harmonious robot mobility in pedestrian environments

Prof. Christoforos Mavrogiannis

Assistant Professor, Michigan Robotics

University of Michigan

Title: Designing Perception and Action for Autonomous Aerial Transportation and Delivery

Prof. Giuseppe Loianno

Assistant Professor

Director of the Agile Robotics and Perception Lab

New York University

Title:  The right tool for the job-robot design for varying last-mile delivery segments 

Dr. Justin Storms

Director of Engineering, Autonomy and Robotics

Refraction AI 


Title: Electric vehicle routing and including smart charging method and energy constraints

Prof. Maria Pia Fanti 

Polytechnic of Bari, Italy 

Title: The Next-Generation Platform for Last Mile Deliveries with Zipline

Dr. Ryan Wolcott

Autonomy Lead


Title: The Grand Challenges of Last-Mile Delivery: a Short Introduction

Prof. Paolo Dario,

Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy

Title: Challenges in multi-agent planning for scaled packages with drones

Dr. Anthony Narkawicz

Principal Scientist

Last-mile drone delivery

Amazon Robotics