November 2018: Ginevra will give a talk at TEDxUppsalaUniversity 2018 titled Can we bond with social robots?
November 2018: Giulia Perugia joined our lab as a researcher
November 2018: Natalia Calvo Barajas joined our lab as a PhD student
October 2018: Ginevra gave a keynote talk at SweCog 2018 titled Humanness vs Robotness: Building Socially Engaging Interactions with Robots
September 2018: Ginevra gave an invited talk at the SMART Summer School on Computational Social and Behavioural Sciences 2018, titled Learning robot’s social behaviours: overview and implications for human-robot interaction design
September 2018: Huawei Technologies Sweden AB visited our Lab
August 2018: Alex and Maike attended RO-MAN 2018. Our lab had three papers accepted at the conference this year!
May 2018: Ginevra gave an invited talk titled Socially Intelligent Robots at the seminar Understanding the Human Brain – Re-thinking Man and Machine, at Human Brain Project Campus Biotech, Geneva. The seminar was organised by Uppsala University and the Uppsala University Switzerland Alumni Chapter, jointly with the Swedish Swiss Chamber of Commerce and the EU Human Brain Project (HBP) research programme.
May 2018: Dr. Pietro Falco, from ABB Sweden, visited our Lab
March 2018: we received a visit from Prof. Gustaf Gredebäck, Uppsala Barn and Baby Lab
February 2018: Sebastian Wallkoetter joined our lab as a PhD student
February 2018: we hosted in Uppsala the kick-off meeting of the EU H2020 ANIMATAS project