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⚡️Final Call for Participation: ROS Developers Day 2021 Conference - June 19

Dear ROS Developers,

We would like to invite you to participate in the ROSDevDay 2021 full-day virtual conference which will be held on 2021-06-19T05:00:00Z2021-06-19T17:30:00Z.

ROS Developers Day is the only practice-based conference about robot programming with ROS in the world. Unlike the normal slideshow-type conference, this is a hands-on event with a focus on practice. Every attendee will program the robot and reproduce the ROS projects’ results together in real-time while following the speakers’ demonstrations.

:point_right:For more details and program, please go through the conference webpage at:

:point_right:For registration, please use the following link: before-registration - The Construct
(The deadline for standard registration is 2021-06-12T21:59:00Z)


  • “Practical Demonstration of New User-Requested Navigation 2 Features” by Steve Macenski, Samsung Research America Open Source
  • “How to Enable and Use Security in ROS 2” by Sid Faber, Canonical
  • “Build Your Own ROS 2 Robot from Scratch” by Yutaka Kondo, Preferred Networks, Inc.
  • “Multi-Floor Navigation with ROS Navigation Stack” by Ammaar Solkar, M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering, India
  • “Controlling Remote Robots with Low Latency” by Dominik Nowak, Husarnet & Husarion
  • “Obscure(d) Pointclouds: Cleanup Guide” by Martin Pecka, Robotics & Autonomous Systems group Czech Technical University in Prague
  • “ROS and Flower: ROS node meet real Federated Learning” by Pedro Porto Buarque de Gusmão, University of Cambridge
  • “From ros_control to ros2_control” by Bence Magyar, FiveAI and by Denis Stogl, Robotics Consultant
  • “A simple introduction to autonomous vehicles” by Theodore Faklaris, Technical University of Crete
  • “Sequencing Motion Planning Tasks with MoveIt Task Constructor” by Jorge Nicho, Southwest Research Institute
  • “Zero Copy transport with Fast DDS” by Iker Luengo, eProsima


Organized by The Construct
You can contact us with questions & doubts here:

Thanks to all sponsors for powering this event for ROS developers:

(*You can still be a sponsor of the conference and get exposed to many ROS Developers. Check details here



The program looks very interesting! If you register, do you have to participate in everything live or will you get the rosjects and recordings of every session afterwards? Of course you miss out on the live interaction and questions, but is there anything else that is only available during the live session and is there anything that is time-limited?
It might be hard to set a side 12 hours on a saturday :slight_smile:


Hi @Kasper_Jeppesen
Yes, you will get all the recordings and ROSJECTS after the conference.

But we still recommend that you attend the live event. You will not only be able to ask questions, but most importantly, you will be able to follow the guidance of each speaker in real time to run ROSJECT’s code & robots for practice. This is a “live concert” of ROS that you can participate in. :slightly_smiling_face:

Thanks for the answer. I’ll make the attempt, but I wonder how well I will be able to follow Steve’s session at 7AM saturday morning :smiley:


Final Call for Standard Registration & Student Registration
(ends at 2021-06-12T21:59:00Z)

Hey! This is only for the brave!
12 hours of ROS practice! That is hard! Are you ready for it?

This is not about listening to a speaker talk and talk. It is about practicing ROS following the speaker explanations.

On top of that, we are going to have a lot of fun and camaraderie… during the difficult moments is when the bounds between the community strengthen…

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