Larry Sweet

Larry Sweet

Assoc Director and Robotics Professor of the Practice
Georgia Tech Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines

Established Collaborative and Advanced Robotic Manufacturing (CARM) Lab at Georgia Tech, accelerating readiness of leading edge technology for factory implementation. Previously CTO for Symbotic, 2015 Manufacturing Leadership Council Highest Achiever and 2013 Edison Awards for high speed mobile robot warehouses, now deployed in retail, grocery, food service, and beverage sectors.

As SVP Engineering and Technology for Frito-Lay, led development of highly flexible production systems, accountable for delivering annual productivity gains. Global roles include SVP Operations for Carrier Corp, SVP Technology for ABB. New member of RIA Board and ASME Technology Advisory Panel for Robotics.