2018-06-09 00:00:00 2018-06-10 00:00:00 America/Toronto FutureWorld FutureWorld will feature presentations and demos on the future of robotics and AI from creators, researchers, industrialists, and visionaries, with a focus on human-robot interaction, real-world impacts, challenges, and opportunities. Toronto FITC Toronto



Battling robots for entertainment and education, Lisa has been designing, building, and battling robots since she was 10 years old. She’s participated in Robot Wars and BattleBots since the beginning, and has the scars to prove it. Along the way, she’s developed deep insight into how to design robots so that they perform well, are aesthetically appealing, cost-effective, and quick to repair.

Hear her stories about a lifetime of brutal robot competition, and how it’s informed her work as a robotics engineer building machines to make our lives better.