[robotics-worldwide] CfP HRI 2013 Workshop on „Applications for Emotional Robots“ - Deadline extended!
odamm at techfak.uni-bielefeld.de
Fri Jan 4 11:50:13 PST 2013
The deadline of the workshop on "Applications for Emotional Robots" which will take place in conjunction with
HRI conference in Tokio on March 3, 2013 has been extended:
Final Submission Deadline: 15 January 2013
Notification of Acceptance: 29 January 2013
Please find the important dates and the abstract of the workshop below.
For more information see: https://aiweb.techfak.uni-bielefeld.de/hri2013_workshop_emotion
Oliver Damm, Frank Hegel, Manja Lohse, Karoline Malchus, and Britta Wrede
Workshop URL and Program:
Held in conjunction with HRI 2013: http://humanrobotinteraction.org/2013/
Please contact us at: applicationsemotionalrobots at googlemail.com
15 January 2013 - Paper submission deadline
29 January 2013 - Notification of Acceptance
03 March 2013 - Workshop
In social interaction between humans expressing, recognizing, and understanding
emotions is essential. Therefore, artificial emotions are also being exploited
to improve human-robot interaction (HRI) and to build robots that interact in a
more human-like and intuitive manner. Some characteristics of this kind of
robots are to express/perceive emotions, to communicate with (highlevel)
dialogues, to learn/recognize models of other agents, to establish and maintain
social relationships, and to develop social competencies. These socially
interactive robots are used for different purposes, e.g. as toys, as
educational tools, or as research platforms. Thus, for the engineering side of
robotic research it is necessary to create robots for specific contexts,
requirements, and expectations.
With this half day workshop we open up a platform to discuss different
interdisciplinary perspectives on the application of robots that are able to
display and perceive emotions. We want to develop an idea of how the context
influences the characteristics that an emotional robot needs to have and to
gain new insights in the role of emotions in HRI.
Oliver Damm M.Sc.
Applied Informatics // Bielefeld University
Office: Q2-132 // Phone: +49 521 106-12232
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