The fascinating world of robotics and autonomous systems in manufacturing is evolving rapidly. The CEO of Unibap, a leader in this field, join us together with Industry Analyst, Michael Krigsman, and guest co-host, Dr. David A. Bray.

Fredrik Bruhn is currently CEO and CTO of the applied science think tank Bruhnspace AB. He is also a director and CEO of Unibap AB and adjunct professor in robotics and avionics at the school of innovation, design, and engineering, division of intelligent future technologies at Mälardalens University (MDH). Fredrik co-started the group Mälardalen Aerospace and Robotics Center at MDH and is pursuing research on miniaturized, safety-critical heterogeneous computing platforms for intelligent data analysis using artificial intelligence. The research combines dependable software, real-time, multi-core (CPU/GPU/FPGA) software engineering, and robust electronics design.

Dr. David A. Bray was named one of the top "24 Americans Who Are Changing the World" under 40 by Business Insider in 2016. He was also named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for 2016-2021. He also accepted a role of Co-Chair for an IEEE Committee focused on Artificial Intelligence, automated systems, and innovative policies globally for 2016-2017 and has been serving as a Visiting Executive In-Residence at Harvard University since 2015. He has also been named a Marshall Memorial Fellow for 2017-2018 and will travel to Europe to discuss Trans-Atlantic issues of common concern including exponential technologies and the global future ahead. Since 2017, he serves as Executive Director for the People-Centered Internet coalition co-founded by Vint Cerf, focused on providing support and expertise for community-focused projects that measurably improve people's lives using the internet. He also provides strategy and advises start-ups espousing human-centric principles to technology-enabled decision making in complex environments.