64 young researchers from 22 countries took part in the PhenoRob International Summer School on Agricultural Robotics. The summer school was held online August 24-28, 2021 and was comprised of a variety of offers, ranging from workshops to networking sessions and socializing events.

Internationally renowned scientists came together to teach workshops across the broad spectrum of agricultural robotics:


  • Introduction to Machine Learning – Prof. Dr. Ribana Roscher (University of Bonn)
  • Deep Learning for Applied Image Classification – Prof. Dr. Chris McCool (University of Bonn)
  • Basics of Graph-based Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) – Prof. Dr. Cyrill Stachniss (University of Bonn)
  • Crop Phenotyping for Increased Sustainability – Prof. Dr. Achim Walter (ETH Zürich)
  • A Practical Tutorial in Robot Perception and Control – Prof. Dr. Marc Hanheide & Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Cielniak (University of Lincoln)
  • Analyzing Temporal Visual Data and Forecasting – Prof. Dr. Jürgen Gall (University of Bonn)
  • Economics of Robotics and Sensing Applications in Agriculture – Prof. Dr. Jan Börner (University of Bonn)