[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Call for Participations: ICRA 2018 Workshop on Elderly Care Robotics – Technology and Ethics (WELCARO)
We would kindly like to invite you to participate in ICRA 2018 Workshop on Dynamic Legged Locomotion in Realistic, which will be held on Monday 21th of May 2018 (Room P5 - Plaza Level).
This workshop will share knowledge about technological opportunities and challenges regarding robots and systems for assistive care for older people as well as open a dialogue within the scientific society about the ethical issues to be considered.
11:00 – 11:20 “User Oriented Design of an Active Monitoring Bedside Agent for Older Adults to Prevent Fallings”, Norihisa Miyake, Center for Advanced Intelligence Project, RIKEN, Japan, Shouta Shibukawa, Paramount Bed, Co. Ltd., Japan and Mihoko Otake, Center for Advanced Intelligence Project, RIKEN, Japan
11:20 – 11:40 “Robotic Ontological Standard Development Life Cycle”, Joanna Isabelle Olszewska, UWS, UK, Michael Houghtaling, IBM, USA, Paulo Goncalves, IPCB, Portugal, Tamas Haidegger, Obuda University, Hungary and with ACMIT, Austria, Nicola Fabiano, EU Commission, Belgium, Joel Luis Carbonera, IBM, Brazil, Sandro R. Fiorini, UPEC, France, and Edson Prestes, UFRGS, Brazil
11:45 – 12:30 Invited talk: “Healthcare Robotics: Supporting Older Adults, Caregivers, and the Clinical Workforce”. Laurel Riek,University of California, San Diego, US
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 13:50 “What is Required for a Robot to Gently Stroke a Human using its Hand”, Kenta Toyoshima, Ding Ming, Jun Takamatsu and Tsukasa Ogasawara, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
13:50 – 14:10 “Computational Tender-Care Science: Computational and Cognitive Neuro-scientific Approaches for Understanding the Tender Care”, Atsushi Nakazawa, Kyoto Univ., Japan, Ryo Kurazume, Kyushu Univ., Japan, Miwako Honda, Tokyo Medical Center, Sato Wataru, Kyoto Univ., Japan, Shogo Ishikawa, Shizuoka Univ., Japan, Sakiko Yoshikawa, Kyoto Univ., Japan, and Mio Ito,Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Japan
14:10 – 14:30 “Introducing a Robotic Multimodal Elderly Care system (MECS)”, Weria Khaksar, Md. Zia Uddin, Trenton Schulz and Jim Torresen, University of Oslo, Norway
14:30 – 14:50 “The SMOOTH Robot: Design for a Novel Modular Welfare Robot”, William Kristian Juel, Frederik Haarslev, Kerstin Fischer, Emanuela Marchetti, Danish Shaikh, Poramate Manoonpong, University of Southern Denmark, Christian Hauch,Robotize Aps, Japan, Leon Bodenhagen and Norbert Krüger, University of Southern Denmark