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Robotic presentations at ICRA-X

May 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

ICRA-X is an outreach activity to the general public in the region that hosts the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) by the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society. It will feature lively presentations from distinguished experts on popular and cutting-edge topics in the field. ICRA-X is aimed at enlightening the greater community, especially the young generation.


Time Sessions
12:00pm Doors open
12:30pm Official opening of the 3 Robots Named Paul by Patrick Tresset Art Installation
1:00-1:30pm Artificial Intelligence for Planning Movements: From Robots to Proteins
Nancy Amato, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Texas A&M University, USA
1:30-2:00pm Artificial Intelligence vs. Natural Intelligence: What’s the Score and Who Will Win?
Prof. Oliver Brock
, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Technische Universitat, Germany
2:00-2:30pm My bot, your bot, aubot:  robots for everyday life
Marita Cheng
Founder and CEO of aubot 
2:30-2:50pm Break
2:50-3:20pm Autonomous Robots that Walk, Swim and Fly
Prof. Dr. Roland SiegwartAutonomous Systems Lab & Wyss Zurich 
3:20-3:50pm Lethal Autonomous Robots and the Plight of the Noncombatant
Prof. Ron Arkin
, Mobile Robot Laboratory, College of Computing, Georgia Tech University
3:50-4:10pm Karakuri -Origin of Robots
Prof. Shigeki SuganoDepartment of Mechanical Engineering, Waseda University
4:10-4:30pm Break
4:30-5:30pm Movie Presentation: Rise of the Robots, by PBS [Rated PG]


More Information: https://icra2018.org/program/icra-x/ 



Great Hall, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane QLD 4101
Brisbane, Queensland


May 20, 2018
12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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