The IEEE Swedish RAS chapter was established in 2013. The founding chair is Professor Danica Kragic . The main objectives of the chapter are to promote research, education, entrepreneurship and collaboration between industry and academia. In addition, the chapter will work on raising the public interest in Robotics and Automation in Sweden by organizing symposia, establishing awards, promoting student competitions and educational workshops.
One becomes a member of the IEEE SE-RAS Chapter when s/he joins the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society.