Waterloo Robotics Day
an opportunity to
We will have industry representatives from the region, and a combination of teaser talks by research group leaders and poster sessions by students and postdocs.
This event is co-organized by the Human-Centred Robotics & Machine Intelligence research group and RoboHub.
|Time||Event / Speakers|
|8:30-9:00||Registration, coffee + pastries|
|9:00-9:15||Welcome and Opening remarks|
|Overview talks by robotics research group leaders|
|9:15-9:25||Katja Mombaur - Human-Centred Robotics and Machine Intelligence (HCRMI)|
|9:25-9:35||Yash V. Pant - Control, Learning and Logic (CL2)|
|9:35-9:45||John Zelek - Vision Image Processing (VIP)|
|9:45-9:55||Kerstin Dautenhahn - Social and Intelligent Robotics Research Lab (SIRRL)|
|9:55-10:05||Arash Arami - Neuromechanics and Assistive Robotics Laboratory|
|10:05-10:15||Richard Nuckols - Assistive & Rehabilitation Robotics|
|10:15-10:25||Hamed Shahsavan - Smart Materials for Advanced Robotics Technologies lab|
|10:30-11:00||Break + Networking|
|11:00-11:10||Carolyn Ren - Waterloo Microfluidics Laboratory (WML)|
|11:10-11:20||James Tung - Neural and Rehabilitation Engineering Lab|
|11:20-11:30||Lukas Bauman for Boxin Z - Surface Science and Bio-nanomaterials Lab|
|11:30-11:40||Yue Hu - Active & Interactive Robotics Lab (A.I.R. Lab)|
|11:40-11:50||Chris Eliasmith - Computational Neuroscience Research Group|
|11:50-12:00||John McPhee - Motion Research Group|
|12:00-12:10||William Melek - RoboHub & Laboratory of Computational Intelligence and Automation|
|12:15-1:15||Lunch + Networking|
|1:15-1:35||Clearpath and OTTO|
|1:35-1:55||Indro Robotics, Kinova, Reallife Robotics, Avidrone|
|1:55-2:00||Poster session introduction|
|2:00-2:45||1st Poster session and Industry demos|
|3:00-3:45||2nd Poster session and Industry demos|
Registration is required and will close on Monday, February 27 at 3:00 pm.
This is a free event. Morning coffee+pastries and lunch provided.