Dr. Bernd Liepert

Dr. Bernd Liepert

Dr. Bernd Liepert is the Chief Innovation Officer of KUKA AG. He is responsible for expanding innovations where he can apply his vast robotics experience at the interface between technology and the market. Since 1990 Dr. Liepert has worked in changing positions for KUKA. He was a member of KUKA Roboter GmbH Board of Management, responsible for development and design. Chief Technology Officer of KUKA AG, responsible for technology and development of the whole KUKA Group. From 2008-2012 Dr. Liepert was President of EUROP, the European Robotics Technology Platform, and subsequently President of euRobotics AISBL – the European Robotics Association. As president of these associations Dr. Liepert has been leading the European robotics community and representing it at high political levels.