CDT in Robotics and Autonomous Systems Open Day

 

Find out more about the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Robotics and Autonomous Systems at the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics Open Day on 26th February 2016 at Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh. The morning session will be held at Heriot-Watt University (9:00am) and the afternoon session at the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh (12:30pm). Please note that EPSRC CDTs in Pervasive Parallelism and Data Science will be part of  the afternoon session at the University of Edinburgh.

Our Open Day provides an opportunity for students to hear about our CDT, meet some of our current students and staff, and to look around our facilities. This event is open to all those who are interested in our CDT, regardless of whether or not you have already applied.

Register

If you plan to attend, please register for both sessions at:

Heriot-Watt University morning session

University of Edinburgh afternoon session

Schedule of the day

Morning session at Heriot-Watt University

09:20                    Meet at Main Reception, Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus

09:30 - 10:00       Introduction to Edinburgh Centre for Robotics - Professor David Lane, Centre Director - David Brewster building, Room 1.30

10:00 - 10:30       Meet with current students and staff over coffee and pastries

10:30 - 12:00       Tour of facilities at Heriot-Watt University

Afternoon session at University of Edinburgh

13:00 - 13:30        Registration and Refreshments - MiniForum 2, School of Informatics

13:30 - 13:45        Introduction to Postgraduate Study in Informatics at Edinburgh

13:45 - 14:00       Presentation on the CDT in Data Science

14:00 - 14.15       Presentation on the CDT in Pervasive Parallelism

14:15 - 14.30        Presentation on the CDT in Robotics & Autonomous Systems

14:30 - 16:00         Drop in Session: Q&A with staff and current students, tours of the Informatics facilities, refreshments

Useful links

EPSRC CDT in Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Industry sponsored studentships

Heriot-Watt University morning session

University of Edinburgh afternoon session

 

Date: 
Friday, 26 February, 2016 - 09:00 to 16:00
Affiliation: 
Edinburgh Centre for Robotics
Location: 
Heriot-Watt University and the University of Edinburgh