Andra Keay is the Managing Director of Silicon Valley Robotics, an industry group supporting the innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies. She is also founder of Robot Launchpad for startups and co-founder of Robot Garden, a new robotics hackerspace.
Maarten Steinbuch is Distinguished University Professor at Eindhoven University of Technology. His research interests are modeling, design and control of motion systems, robotics, automotive powertrains and of fusion plasmas.