Speaker

BAS21 | Speaker: Prof Dr Sami Haddadin
Prof Dr Ing Sami Haddadin
Director
Munich School of Robotics and Machine Intelligence / Technical University of Munich

 

Prof. Sami Haddadin is Director of the Munich School of Robotics and Machine Intelligence at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and holds the Chair of Robotics and Systems Intelligence. His research interests include robot design and control, robot learning, collective intelligence, human-robot interaction, embodied AI, human neuromechanics, intelligent prosthetics and robot safety. He has published more than 200 scientific articles and won numerous awards for his scientific work, including the IEEE/RAS Early Career Award (2015), the Alfried Krupp Award for Young Professors (2015), the German Future Prize (2017) and the Leibniz Prize (2019). Prof. Haddadin is the founder of Franka Emika GmbH (Munich, 2016). He is a member of the national academy of science and engineering, of the High-Level Expert Group on AI of the European Commission and was part of the Enquete commission AI of the German Parliament. He was recently appointed chairman of the Bavarian AI council.

 

13:50—14:10

Digitized presence in times of intelligent robot avatars

  • Prof Dr Ing Sami Haddadin, Director, Munich School of Robotics and Machine Intelligence / Technical University of Munich