Robotics Big Bang for Humanity presented by RAS Leadership

A Workshop Presented by the World Top Leaders
19 January 2017 -- Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan



Good Research, But I Regret that Your Paper is Rejected -- Why?
Eugenio Guglielmelli, RAS Vice-President for Publication Activities
Frank Park, Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Robotics
Seth Hutchinson, Past Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Robotics
Satoshi Tadokoro, RAS President


PROGRAM (tentative):

10:00 Opening
10:05 Open research challenges in Rehabilitation Robotics
Eugenio Guglielmell, Universita Campus Bio-Medico, Italy; RAS VP for Publication Activities
10:40 TBD
Nancy Amato, Texas A&M University, USA; RAS Chair of Electronic Products & Services Board
11:15 Robot Manipulation: Real-time Motion Planning and Hybrid Control
Torsten Kroeger, Google, USA; RAS Secretary
11:50 (Lunch)
13:20 Panel Discussion
14:20 (Break)
14:30 Enhanced Human Performance Assessment with Robotics and Computer Vision
Venkat Krovi, Clemson University, USA
15:05 Quality of Teleoperator (QoT) Adaptive Control for Telerobotic Operations
Ning Xi, University of Hong Kong, China; RAS President-Elect
15:40 "Intelligent" Interactions with Surprisingly Simple Robots
Richard Vaughan, Simon Fraser University, Canada; RAS AdCom
16:15 (Coffee Break)
16:30 TBD
Hong Qiao, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; RAS AdCom
17:05 TBD
Seth Hutchinson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA; RAS AdCom
17:40 Autonomous Robotic Manipulation
Jing Xiao, Univerdity of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA; RAS VP for Membership Activities
18:15 Closing

For more information see:

Access: Center Hall, 2nd Floor, Large Meeting Room
Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University
(Nearest station: Sendai Subway Tozai Line, Aobayama Station)
Bldg. C01 in the following campus map

posted 21 December 2016



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