Lecture Programme

Lecture 1: Artificial Intelligence: things can be seen differently

  • 2016-10-27 09:30 to 11:00 CEST Recording
  • Artificial Intelligence: things can be seen differently Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • Site introductions and student challenges

Lecture 2: A Theory of Embodied Intelligence

  • 2016-11-03 09:30 to 11:00 CET Recording
  • A Theory of Embodied Intelligence Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • Guest lecture by Rolf Pfeifer:
    • Osaka University, Japan and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
    • “Coping with the robotic hype - a soft materials approach”

Lecture 3: Intelligent Systems: Properties and Principles

  • 2016-11-10 09:30 to 11:00 CET Recording
  • Intelligent Systems: Properties and Principles Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • The 2016 Kōans! by Martin F. Stoelen
  • Guest lecture by Florian Roehrbein:
    • Robotics and Embedded Systems group, Technical University of Munich
    • “Tools for Virtual Neurorobotics”

Lecture 4: Evolution: Cognition from Scratch

  • 2016-11-17 09:30 to 11:00 CET Recording
  • Evolution: Cognition from Scratch Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • Guest Lecture by Mirko Kovac:
    • Imperial College, London, UK
    • “Bio-inspired Aerial Robotics for Future Cities” Pdf

Lecture 5: Collective Intelligence: Cognition from Interaction

  • 2016-11-24 09:30 to 11:00 CET Recording
  • Collective Intelligence: Cognition from Interaction Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • Guest Lecture by Gianluca Baldassare:
    • CNR-ISTC, Rome, Italy
    • “The European project GOAL-Robots aiming to build robots that can learn motor skills in an open-ended fashion driven by curiosity” Pdf

Lecture 6: Morphological Computation, Self-Organization of Behaviors and Adaptive Morphologies

  • 2016-12-01 09:30 to 11:00 CET Recording
  • Morphological Computation, Self-Organization of Behaviors and Adaptive Morphologies Pdf
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • Guest Lecture by Josh Bongard:
    • Vermont Complex Systems Center, University of Vermont, US
    • “Co-evolution of brain and body morphologies” Pdf

Lecture 7: Live from Vienna: EUCognition Meeting 2016

  • 2016-12-8 09:20 to 10:40 CET
  • Live from Vienna: EUCognition Meeting 2016 Pdf
  • David Vernon and Markus Vincze:
    • “What Do Industrial Developers and End-Users Expect from a Cognitive Robot?” Pdf
  • Florian Röhrbein:
    • “Neurorobotics, a strategic pillar of Human Brain Project” Pdf
  • Ron Chrisley and Aaron Sloman:
    • “Architectural Requirements for Consciousness” Pdf
  • Fabio Bonsignorio:
    • “Open Issues in Cognitive Embodied AI Architectures for New Robotics” Pdf
  • 2016-12-15 09:30 to 11:00 CET
  • Future Trends, Round Table, Summary Recording
  • Lecturer: Fabio Bonsignorio
  • “The GummiArm Project” Pdf
    • Lecturer: Martin F. Stoelen
  • Guest lecture by Florian Roehrbein (rescheduled):
    • Robotics and Embedded Systems group, Technical University of Munich
    • “Tools for Virtual Neurorobotics” Pdf