Robert Stead


Robert Stead graduated with a BSc (Hons) Environmental Science from the University of Nottingham in 2005, and he started as a Conference Producer with Smithers the same year. He has remained with the company for eight years and now holds the position of Head of Events EU, where his team of nine delivers over 20 high profile technical conferences a year across Europe and Asia, covering a broad range of industries.

Robert is a familiar face to many in the image sensors community. As the Programme Director of the Image Sensors conference, and with the help of the Programme Committee, Robert has overseen the event growing from a 70-person technical event to 200+ attendees and a 15 stand exhibition.