Monday, November 21st 2016 (Venue: F3 Building, UAEU)
|08:00||Welcome Reception & Registration|
Second Thematic Session (9:00-13:50): “Anthropomorphism in Human-Robot Interaction”
Chair: Ben Robins
Presentation: Friederike Eyssel (Bielefeld)
Robots as Social Agents: Getting in touch and getting out of touch with robots
Keynote: Rob Sparrow (Monash)
Robots, racism, and representation
Presentation: Christoph Bartneck (Canterbury)
How human are robots and how robotic are humans?
Keynote: Michael Decker (KIT)
Keynote: Robb Cheek (Hyundai)
|13:20||Second Roundtable: “How anthropomorphic should robots be?”.
With: Christoph Bartneck, Robb Cheek, Michael Decker, Ben Robins, Rob Sparrow, Jun Tani.
|Third Thematic Session (13:50-16:30): “Robotics in Medicine and Healthcare”
Chair: Fady AlNajjar
Presentation: M Jawad Hashim (UAEU)
eHealth applications for robotics: challenges in social robotics for healthcare
Keynote: Lulu Hamdan & Sanad Shaikh (Amana Healthcare)
Robotics and communication technology for people with disabilities
Second Exhibition & Demonstrations session. Featuring:
Amana Healthcare and others.
Presentation: Mohammed Alotaibi (Tabuk University)A potential social robotics children diabetes management and educational system for Saudi Arabia: System architecture
Presentation: Peer Mohamad Muhamed Ali (Al Ain Hospital)
Robotics in Rehabilitation
|16:30||Closing remarks and end of the first day of the symposium|
|18:30||Reception and social dinner at Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet Hotel|
|20:30||Bus transfer to Abu Dhabi|