Every year, the European Robotics Forum is the headline event of the year for the euRobotics community. But planning for ERF is a continuous process. Preparations for 2024 (Rimini) are well under way, the Stuttgart team are now moving on from the news of their successful bid and started out on the long road to delivery of ERF 2025. But the process doesn’t stop there. The Call is now open for expressions of interest to host ERF 2026. Several city bid teams are already on alert and others may come forward. Whoever will ultimately be successful, the journey to ERF 2026 begins now. If you are interested or you’d simply like to know about the scope and scale, find out more about the requirements and the model hybrid event format and read the Call for hosting ERF 2026 – deadline for expressions of interest is 15 September this year.