NIU Robotics Lunch and Learn

The NIU Alumni Association invites you to learn more about NIU Robotics during this Lunch and Learn Tuesday, Sept. 10, at Franchesco’s in Rockford.

NIU mechanical engineering professor Ji-Chul Ryu will give a presentation titled, “Robotics: Our Daily Lives and Industry Applications.” Professor Ryu will discuss how of robots are now changing our day-to-day lives and what the future of robotics and artificial intelligence looks like.  He will also present some of his ongoing research projects relating to these topics.

The presentation is $10 and includes boxed lunches with a choice of sandwiches with chips. Bottled water and soft drinks will be provided.

Questions? Please contact Amy Ogden at 815-753-1449 or

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 11:45 AM to 1:00 PM

Francesco's 7128 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL 61107

Event Type

Lectures, Presentations and Workshops



Target Audience

Faculty and Staff, Alumni, General Public, Operating Staff



$10 includes a boxed lunch and water or soft drink

Alumni Services, College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

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Contact Name

Amy Ogden

Contact Email or Phone 815-753-1449

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Dr. Ryu is the faculty advisor for the NIU Robotics Club, pictured here. Dr. Ryu is the faculty advisor for the NIU Robotics Club, pictured here.

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