Events Schedule

TBA: FORW-RD Trainee Meeting
Lab “Tour”, Nicholas Pratt

May 19, 2021: FORW-RD Trainee Meeting
MER Lab “Tour”, Galen Brown

May 12, 2021: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Dr. Ping Chen, University of Massachusetts Boston

April 28, 2021: FORW-RD Trainee Meeting
Soft Robotics Lab “Tour”, Raagini Rameshwar¬†

March 31, 2021: Flash FORW-RD Workshop
User-Centered-Design: Developing Personas, Dr. Soussan Djamasbi

March 24, 2021: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Beyond the Label: Robots that Reason about Object Semantics, Dr. Sonia Chernova, Georgia Institute of Technology

March 5, 2021: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Soft, Shape, Sense: Addressing Challenges in Soft Sensor Applications, Dr. Kristen Dorsey, Smith College

February 25, 2021: Information Session at Mt. Holyoke College
Future of Robots in the Workplace -Research & Development (FORW-RD) NRT Program by Dr. Cagdas Onal, Dr. Berk Calli, Dr. Carlo Pinciroli

February 19, 2021: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Anticipatory Control of Human-Robot Interaction: Towards Enabling Flexible and Agile Work Practices, Dr. Arash Ajoudani, Italian Institute of Technology

February 17, 2021: Flash FORW-RD Workshop
Beyond The Lab: Research Impacts in Society, Dr. Kathy Chen, WPI STEM Education Center Executive Director

February 10, 2021: Information Session for Prospective Ph.D. Students
Future of Robots in the Workplace – Research & Development (FORW-RD) NRT Program by Dr. Cagdas Onal

November 24, 2020: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Future of Work by Dr. Amy Wrzesniewski, Michael H. Jordan Professor of Management, Yale University

November 19, 2020: Information Session at Smith College
Future of Robots in the Workplace – Research & Development (FORW-RD) NRT Program by Dr. Cagdas Onal, Dr. Berk Calli

October 16, 2020: Information Session at Claflin College
Future of Robots in the Workplace – Research & Development (FORW-RD) NRT Program by Dr. Cagdas Onal, Dr. Loris Fichera

October 2, 2020: FORW-RD Thinking Seminar
Ms. An (Meeting Students’ Academic Needs): A Socially Adaptive Robot Tutor for Student Engagement in Math Education, Dr. Karina Liles, Claflin University

October 1, 2020: FORW-RD Kick-Off
Future of Robots in the Workplace – Research & Development (FORW-RD) NRT Program, Program and Research Overview by PIs and Students
Keynote: Integrating Robots into the Future of Work, Dr. Chien-Ming Huang, Johns Hopkins University