The First Swedish Workshop on Autonomous Robotics

The Workshop will be held in two days, on October 24-25. The venue will be the Rikssalen at the Örebro Castle, right in the center of Örebro, Sweden. If you have not registered to the workshop yet, please do so now using the online registration form. If you have not made your hotel reservation, please do so as soon as possible (see accommodation information in the registration page).

Tuesday, October 24

12:30 Registration and coffee
13:30 Opening session 
14:00 Group overviews:
  KTH (Henrik H. Christensen)
  Örebro University (Lars Karlsson)
  Högskolan i Skövde (Tom Ziemke)
  NTNU, Trondheim (Keith Downing)
15:00 Coffee break
15:30 Invited talk: "Autonomous from an Industrial Robots perspective" by Hans Skoog (ABB Corporate Research, Sweden)
16:30 Group overviews:
  Högskolan i Halmstad (Biörn Astrand)
  Högskolan i Kalmar (Wlodek Kulesza)
  Lund University (Jacek Malec)
  VRFC Uppsala (Lars Asplund)
17:30 End of day 1
19:30 Official dinner at Örebro castle

Wednesday, October 25

9:00 Invited talk:"Why Robbie Can't Learn: The Difficulty of Learning in Autonomous Agents" by Leslie P. Kaelbling (MIT AI Lab, USA)
10:00 Coffee break
10:30 Group overviews:
  Högskolan i Borås (Ian Sillitoe)
  Luleå / Linköping (Åke Wernersson)
11:00 Project presentation: Per Ljunggren (Electrolux AB)
11:30 Sydkraft Travel Scholarship Award
12:00 Lunch
13:30 Invited talk: "The European Robotics Research Network" by Henrik I. Christensen (KTH, Sweden)
14:30 Coffee break
15:00 Project presentations:
  Anders Rosengren (Högskolan i Kalmar)
  Henrik H. Christensen (KTH)
  Alessandro Saffiotti (Team Sweden)
16:30 Closing session
17:00 End of workshop


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