Bielefeld-Osaka-Workshop 2012 in Osaka

Workshop
Datum: 
19. März 2012 - 21. März 2012
Beginn: 
9:00
Ende: 
9:00
Raum: 
Osaka University, Japan

Organizing Committee:

Tomoyuki Yamamoto (Osaka University) and Friederike Eyssel (Bielefeld University)

List of Participants:

Osaka University:

Minoru Asada, Takashi Fujikado, Masayuki Hirata, Takashi Ikeda, Hiroshi Ishiguro, Hiroko Kamide, Tora Koyama, Takashi Mashimo, Daisuke Matsuyoshi, Yukie Nagai, Aya Nakae, Kenichi Narioka, Mariko Osaka, Michihiro Shimada, Tomoyuki Yamamoto

Bielefeld University:

Anita Adamczyk, Elisabetta Chicca, Friederike Eyssel, Thomas Hermann, Helge Ritter, Ulrich Rückert, Jochen Steil

Japanese and German delegation in Osaka, March 2012:

Workshop Programm:


Monday March 19, 2012

Room B (3F), Icho Kaikan

9:00-9:15 Minoru Asada, Osaka University Welcome address
9:15-9:45 Osaka: Yukie Nagai
Bielefeld: Helge Ritter
Recent updates on CITEC and Global COE
9:45-11:00 Self introduction  
11:00-11:30 Break / group picture  
  Session 1 (Chair: Takashi Ikeda)
11:30-12:00 Talk 1:
Friederike Eyssel
“Of Humans and Robots: From Social Psychology to Robotics (..and back!)”
12:00-12:30 Talk 2:
Hiroko Kamide
“Psychological approach to evaluate humanoid”
12:30-13:30 Lunch Sky Restaurant, University Hospital
13:30-15:50 Chair:
Aya Nakae
Lab Tour (Hospital and Medical bldg.)
16:00-17:00 Keynote 1:
Takashi Fujikado
“Developing next-generation artificial retina – Sensory BMI”
17:00-18:00 Chair:
Thomas Hermann
Keynote 2:
Ulrich Rückert
“Cognitronics: Resource-efficient Architectures for Cognitive Systems”
18:00-20:00 Speech by
Hiroshi Ishiguro and Helge Ritter
Reception + Poster

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Room B (3F), Icho Kaikan

  Session 2 (Chair: Elisabetta Chicca)
9:30-10:00 Talk 3:
Daisuke Matsuyoshi
“Visual memory and overloading”
10:00-10:30 Talk 4:
Jochen Steil
“Neural Learning to compose complex movements”
10:30-10:50 Break  
  Session 3 (Chair: Aya Nakae)
10:50-11:20 Talk 5:
Michihiro Shimada
“Use of a social robot to promote children's collaborative-learning”
11:20-11:50 Talk 6:
Thomas Hermann
“Closed-Loop Interactions: Multimodal interfaces for supporting human activity and cooperation”
11:50-13:30 Lunch  
  Lab Tours  
13:30-15:30 Chair:
Yukie Nagai
Lab Tour for Asada Lab., Asada Lab (ERATO), Hosoda Lab.
15:30-16:00 Move to Toyonaka Campus  
16:00-17:00 Chair:
Tomoyuki Yamamoto
Ishiguro Lab. and Arai Lab.

Wednesday March 21, 2012

Chuo Public Hall (AM) and Osaka Univ. Nakanoshima Center (PM)

9:20 Venue Open  Special Room (3F)
  Session 4 (Chair: Jochen Steil)
9:30-10:00 Talk 7:
Masayuki Hirata
“A Fully-implantable Wireless System for Human Brain-Machine Interfaces usingBrain Surface Electrodes: W-HERBS”
10:00-10:30 Talk 8:
Elisabetta Chicca
“Neuromorphic VLSI Spiking Neural Networks”
10:30-10:45 Break  
  Session 5 (Chair: Yukie Nagai)
10:45-11:15 Ulrich Rückert and Friederike Eyssel Progress report on German-Japan externship proposal
11:15-11:45 Discussion  
12:00-13:30 Lunch Move to Osaka Univ., Nakanoshima Center
13:30-14:00 Grouping for collaborative research  
14:00-15:30 Discussion by group  
15:30-17:00 Discussion  
17:00-17:30 Workshop summary  
18:00-unspecified Farewell dinner  Nakanoshima Center