[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] 4th ASU Rehabilitation Robotics Workshop
panagiotis.artemiadis at asu.edu
Wed Jan 13 14:48:50 PST 2016
The School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Ira A. Fulton
Schools of Engineering, Arizona State University, is hosting a workshop
focusing on Rehabilitation Robotics in Tempe, AZ, on February 8th and
9th, 2016. The two-day workshop will include 2 plenary talks,
single-track sessions, poster sessions, as well as industry and clinical
discussion panels, company demonstrations and laboratory tours.
We are excited to announce 11 confirmed speakers from top research
institutions who work in the areas of neuroscience (motor control),
physical rehabilitation, rehabilitation robotics, and robotics
(software, hardware, etc.) as well as Program Officers from Government
agencies. Among these 11 speakers, there will be two plenary speakers:
Dr. Mitsuo Kawato (ATR Computational Neuroscience Labs, Japan) and Dr.
Michael Goldfarb (Vanderbilt University).
The main theme of the workshop is rehabilitation robotics, however the
workshop covers a wider range of topics related to the multidisciplinary
field of robotics, including human-robot interaction and human motor
control. Based on the attendance of the 3rd workshop we organized last
year, we expect the number of attendees to exceed 200. You can find more
information on the agenda of the workshop, the speakers, and the venue
at the workshop website:
This year the workshop will include two discussion panels:
(1) An industrial panel in which representatives of robotics industries
(KUKA, ATI, Delsys, Barrett Technology, Bertec) will discuss current and
future directions of the industrial spectrum in human interactive
robotics, including rehabilitation and assistive robotics.
(2) A clinical panel made up of clinicians (Mayo Clinic, Banner Health,
Swan Rehabilitation) discussing the current needs of the clinical
community and how best to facilitate translation of rehabilitation
robotics and technology to the clinic.
Everyone is welcome to attend the workshop and registration is free of
charge. Space is limited so we do ask that all attendees register in
Advance registration is required to attend.
For people interested in presenting posters, please email the title,
authors list and a 200-word abstract to Dr. Panagiotis Artemiadis
(panagiotis.artemiadis at asu.edu) by January 25th, 2016.
For an up-to-date speaker list, agenda and other information, please
visit the website http://events.engineering.asu.edu/rehabrobotics/
The workshop is supported by the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust, ASU
Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, as well as industrial sponsors
including KUKA, ATI, Brainvision, Delsys, Bertec and Barrett Technology.
ASU Rehabilitation Robotics Workshop Committee
Dr. Marco Santello
Dr. Panagiotis Artemiadis, Dr. Hyunglae Lee, Dr. Claire Honeycutt
Panagiotis (Panos) Artemiadis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Arizona State University
Mailing: 501 E. Tyler Mall, ECG 337, Tempe, AZ 85287-6106
Office: ERC 355, Phone: (480) 965-4182 <tel:%28480%29%20965-4182>, Fax:
(480) 727-9321 <tel:%28480%29%20727-9321>
Personal Website: http://www.public.asu.edu/~partemia/
Lab Website: http://horc.engineering.asu.edu
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