Dr Sue Keay
Capitalising on the robot revolution
Research Director – Cyber-Physical Systems | CSIRO’s Data61
Sue Keay is Research Director, for Cyber-Physical Systems. Sue set up the world’s first robotic vision research centre and developed Australia’s first Robotics Roadmap highlighting how advances in robotics (and AI) will impact on every sector of the Australian economy.
With a PhD in Geoscience and an MBA, Sue has interests in entrepreneurship and disruptive technologies, and started QUT’s social robotics program. She serves on the Board of the CRC for Optimising Resource Extraction and the Expert Advisory Panel of Queensland AI. Sue has been recognised as one of RoboHub’s 2018 “Women in Robotics you need to know about”, as one of Queensland’s most influential people (Courier Mail’s Power 100), as a Superstar of STEM (Science and Technology Australia), and is responsible for bringing the Grace Hopper Celebration to Australia.