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Re: Thinking the robot

Robotic futures: Fresh perspectives

Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo

We are on the cusp of the robotics revolution: new technologies promise a societal shift where robots will become part of our daily lives.

The UTokyo New York office invites you to rethink the robot. Join us for a design-thinking workshop and an inspirational evening talk with experts from the Institute of Industrial Science (IIS) at the University of Tokyo.

  • Weekend Workshop: March 24th - 25th
  • Evening Talk: March 22nd

Be inspired by cutting-edge research from the University of Tokyo, including biomimetic machine mechanics, "BioLikeness" of robots, fundamental vision theories and breakthroughs in high speed robotics.

Experience design-thinking methods and processes for ideation and rough prototyping. Rethink the robot: its function, appearance, interaction, and role in society. Imagine the unimaginable.

$ 20 Workshop fee
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