RE: Thinking the robot/Robotic Futures: Fresh Perspectives/Panel Discussion on March 22, 2018

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Credit: 2018 Institute Of Industrial Science, the University Of Tokyo

We are on the cusp of the robotics revolution: new technologies promise a societal shift where robots will become part of our daily lives.

The UTokyo New York office invites you to rethink the robot: its function, appearance, interaction, and role in society. Be inspired by cutting-edge research in robotics, including biomimetic machine mechanics, "BioLikeness" of robots, fundamental vision theories and breakthroughs in high speed robotics. Imagine the unimaginable.

Speakers

Prof. Ikeuchi Katsushi
Principal Researcher of AI&R Division, Microsoft (US)

Assistant Prof. Wendy Ju
Information Science, Cornell Tech (US)

Associate Prof. Oishi Takeshi
Oishi Lab, Institute of Industrial Science (JP)

Prof. Miles Pennington
RCA x IIS Tokyo Design Lab, Institute for Industrial Science (JP)

Join us after for an open discussion with creative minds and drinks.

Panel Discussion 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Open Discussion / Drinks 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Also, UTokyo New York Office invites you to a design-thinking workshop on March 24th and 25th. Experience design-thinking methods and processes for ideation and rough prototyping. Imagine the unimaginable. A separate registration is needed.

Workshop Info & Registration : https://goo.gl/xhZjVY

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UTokyo NY Office
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