What future for European Robotics? Starting today and for three half days in a row, high level speakers and panelists will meet to discuss the future of European Robotics. The conference will provide a scientific, policy-oriented and EU-centred analysis of the state of this technology. DIscussions will cover technical, economic and social angles, aiming to identify the short-term and long-term policy challenges, particularly in the context of the covid-19 crisis and its recovery. Speakers will include Vice-President Šefčovič and Commissioner Gabriel, Portuguese Minister Heitor, Spanish State Secretary Artigas, several Directors-Generals of the Commission, scientists from MIT, Sorbonne, OECD, Universities of Ghent, Utrecht and Berlin, as well as representatives of industry, companies and venture capitalist.