Matthew Wicks

Senior Director, Robotics Product Management and Engineering, Zebra Technologies

Matthew is a seasoned veteran in the automation, robotics and material handling industries, with over 27 years of experience in the field. With a wealth of expertise in robotics, controls, and software integration of warehousing, fulfillment, manufacturing and distribution systems, he has been instrumental in developing advanced robotic solutions that push the boundaries of what’s possible. Matthew is widely recognized as a thought leader in the robotics industry, having patented several key technologies and regularly speaking at industry events.

Currently serving as Sr. Director of Robotics Product Management and Engineering at Zebra Technologies, Matthew is responsible for driving the company’s innovative Fetch mobile robotics software and solutions. His commitment to excellence is reflected in his educational background, holding a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri – Rolla (Missouri S&T) and being a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Missouri. Matthew’s contributions to the industry have also earned him a seat on the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) Board of Directors, as well as a past Chairman of the Robotics Industry Association (RIA) Board of Directors.