2017 Speakers


Martin Buehler

Executive R&D Imagineer

Walt Disney Imagineering

Martin is an Executive R&D Imagineer with Walt Disney Imagineering in Glendale, California, where he leads Robotics and Artificial Intelligence developments. His passion is to build and lead teams that translate new technologies into transformative new systems, capabilities and experiences that improve people's lives. After an academic career in robotics at McGill University, he and his teams have developed robotics systems in the consumer, defense, minimally invasive surgical, logistics and entertainment industries. Martin holds several patents, served on the editorial boards of the top three robotics journals, is an IEEE Fellow and holds the Robotics Industry Association's Engelberger Award for Technology.


Elevating Business with Advanced Robotics