Life & Robotics expert panel discussion on October 25th – Watch via...

Life & Robotics expert panel discussion on October 25th – Watch via Live Stream!

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By Springer Nature

An exclusive expert workshop with over 25 international robotics experts will culminate in a panel discussion available publicly via live stream on October 25th, 2017 from 13:30 to 16:00 (CET).

The panel discussion will summarise the main outcomes from the workshop which focusses on how understanding the skills and strategies that humans, animals and plants employ can be applied in the development of robots. Specific topics include the development and design of life-inspired robotics, human-robot interaction/augmentation, technology transfer and the role of industry, and future trends and impacts.

Check out the Life & Robotics landing page for further information about the event and biographies of the panelists. You can also register on the landing page to receive further information about the event and a link to the livestream.

Panel 1 – Life & Robotics team leaders discuss the key results of the workshops

13:30 to 14:20 (CET)

Panelists

Prof. Aude Billard (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)

Prof. Ruzena Bajcsy (University of California Berkeley)

Prof. Ken Goldberg (University of California Berkeley)

Prof. Yoshihiko Nakamura (University of Tokyo)

Prof. Bruno Siciliano (University of Naples Federico II)

Prof. Oussama Khatib (Stanford University)

Moderator: Dr. Chris Bendall (Springer Nature)

 

Panel 2 – Industry experts discuss technology transfer, the role of industry and future trends and impacts

14:30 to 16:00 (CET)

Panelists

Prof. Bruno Siciliano (University of Naples Federico II)

Prof. Oussama Khatib (Stanford University)

Prof. Torsten Kröger (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)

Dr. Bernd Liepert (KUKA)

Dr. Jonathan Loh (University of Kent)

Philippe Lorenz (Stiftung Neue Verantwortung)

Moderator: Dr. Chris Bendall (Springer Nature)

 

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