Upcoming events

CISA Seminar - An approach for facilitating thermal design through the use of intelligent systems for Industry 4.0

Date: 
Mon, 16/09/2019 - 14:00 to 15:00
Location: 
IF G.03, University of Edinburgh
Speaker: 
Alexandru Tudor George
Politehnica University of Bucharest

On Monday the 16th Sept at 2pm in G.03 there will be a CISA Seminar by Tudor George Alexandru who will be speaking on 'An approach for facilitating thermal design through the use of intelligent systems for Industry 4.0'.

Can Virtual Agents Learn how to Have a Conversation

Date: 
Fri, 20/09/2019 - 12:00 to 14:00
Location: 
University of Edinburgh
Speaker: 
Prof Verena Rieser

Intelligent virtual agents frequently engage the user in conversation. The underlying technology - often referred to as spoken dialogue systems - have experienced a revolution over the past decade, moving from being completely handcrafted to using data-driven machine learning methods.

 

Pitching skills workshop

Date: 
Wed, 25/09/2019 - 13:00 to 17:00
Location: 
Room G07, Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh
Speaker: 
Mel Sherwood

The ability to clearly, confidently and credibly talk about who you are and what you do is an essential skill in your personal and professional life. This half day pitch masterclass will cover:

Annual CDT conference

Date: 
Tue, 08/10/2019 - 09:00 to 16:30
Location: 
South Hall, Pollock Halls Campus, University of Edinburgh

**Please note that this event is by invitation only**

Edinburgh Centre for Robotics fifth annual conference will take place at the University of Edinburgh on Tuesday 8th October in the South Hall conference facility on the Pollock Halls campus.

Programme

09.00                  Welcome to conference & 2019 cohort

09.15                  Review of 2018-19

09.45                  Keynote speaker – Dr Luca Iocchi, Università di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy

                           Title: Cognitive social robots