Friday 24 March 2017
ONE DAY MEETING on "NEW FRONTIERS IN ROBOTICS" in Lecture Theatre 0, Department of Engineering, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, 9.00am to 17.00pm on Friday 24 March 2017.
A one-day interdisciplinary scientific meeting covering Robotics in its different aspects and its varied applications. OPEN TO ALL who are interested.
Organisers: Fumiya Iida, Claire Barlow, Jim Woodhouse
Morning sessions :
9.20 Brad Nelson (ETH Zurich)
Microrobots and their future in medicine
10.10 Robert Full (Berkeley) The challenges of bioinspired robotics
11.20 Martin Riedmiller (DeepMind)
12.10 Hatice Gunes (Cambridge, Computer Laboratory) Socio-emotional human-robot interaction
Afternoon sessions :
14.00 Noel Sharkey (Sheffield) Robot ethics
14.50 Alan Winfield (Univ West England) Experiments with simulation-based internal models: the first steps towards self-aware robots
16.10 Fumiya Iida (Cambridge, Engineering) Embodied intelligence toward self-organizing machines
A buffet lunch will be available at a cost of £5 in advance or £6.50 on the day. Numbers for the luncheon are limited and an advance purchase is recommended to guarantee a place. Please contact the Executive Secretary for a voucher.
The first 120 Fellows of the Society to apply will be offered a complimentary