Francesco Beccarisi has responsibility for Non-Automotive Solutions in the R&D team of Advanced Robotics. After graduating in Mechanical Engineering at Polytechnic of Turin and University of Illinois at Chicago, he attended the Master’s programme in “New technologies and processes for hybrid materials finalised to automotive mechanical and electronical applications” at Polytechnic of Turin. During the years he has been spending in Comau he followed projects oriented towards innovation and the design of new technological solutions for industry. He worked as Innovation Specialist for Automation Systems and as Innovation Manager for Advanced Robotics. He is currently part of an International team dedicated to the development of new process technologies, mainly focusing on automation systems for renewables, logistics and fulfilment, and recycling.