UCL Robotics Institute Town Meeting
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UCL Robotics Institute Town Meeting

UCL Robotics Institute Town Meeting

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B-made, 140 Hampstead Road

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Robotics consists of a diverse range of technologies and scientific disciplines that, when put together, create interactive, cognitive and automated systems with repeatability and precision that extend human capabilities to solve real world challenges.

We are pleased to announce a Town Meeting to discuss the vision and strategy to establish a UCL Robotics Institute that will bring together roboticists, researchers and end users to promote cutting edge interdisciplinary research and translation into practice.


16:30 - Welcome Address

Prof. David Price, UCL Vice-Provost (Research)


16:35 - Vision and Goals for a UCL Robotics Institute

Dr. Dan Stoyanov and Dr. Vijay Pawar

16:45 - Research theme and applications introductions

Prof. Stuart Robson, UCL Dept of Civil, Environ & Geomatic Eng, on inspection and aerospace

Dr. Peter Scully, UCL Bartlett School of Architecture, BMADE on fabrication

Prof. Mandayam A. Srinivasan, UCL Computer Science on tele-manipulation across scales

Prof. Sarah Spurgeon, UCL Electronic and Electrical Engineering on control

Prof. Steve Hailes, UCL Computer Science, on autonomous systems and robotics at UCL East

Dr. Rui Loreiro, UCL Materials & Tissue on rehabilitation robotics


17:30 - Discussion with the above panellists, key discussants and audience Q&A

18:00 - Summing up and closing remarks

18:30 - Reception

19:30 - Close


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B-made, 140 Hampstead Road

NW1 2PS

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