21st century COE Program
21st century COE Program
The innovative research on symbiosis technologies for human and robots in the elderly dominated society
Program Summary
Among social infrastrucure technologies ,Robot technology (RT)is expected to play an important role in solving the problems of both decrease of birth rate and increase of elderly people in the 21st century. In this COE program, several researches and educations are planned to develope intensively by integrating five leading laboratories in RT field in the world and the majors mainly of mechanical enginieering in graduate school in Waseda University.
What's New
The 2nd COE-CIR Joint Workshop on
"Future Technologies of Mechatronics for its Growing Role in Symbiotic Society with Human"
Program Summary
The research collaboration agreement between the Center for Intelligent Robotics (CIR) in Korea and Graduate School of Science and Engineering (GSSE) Waseda University (WU) in Japan was concluded on August 9, 2004. This joint workshop is organized as a second event of the collaboration agreement. It really means that the two organizations, CIR and the Center of Excellency (COE), have improved their practical cooperation in the field of intelligent robotics. This workshop, titled "Future Technologies of Mechatronics for its Growing Role in Symbiotic Society with Human" , will share deepest knowledge on intelligent robotics via several speeches.
General Infomation
DATE August 28-29, 2005 Access map
TIME August 28: 18:00-20:00 Welcome party
August 29: 9:30-17:25 (Dinner: from 19:30 to 21:00)
PLACE Waseda University, Kitakyushu Campus, Japan
Symposium Program
August 28
18:00 - 20:00 Welcome party
August 29
09:30 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:10 Opening Remarks and Introduction of COE's Participants by Director of COE
10:10 - 10:20 Opening Remarks and Introduction of CIR's Participants by Director of CIR
10:20 - 10:35 Presentation by Prof. Mitsuo Umezu, Waseda Univ., Dr. Kenji Yamazaki, Tokyo Women's Medical Univ.
10:50 - 11:05 Presentation by Prof. Seungbin Moon, Sejong Univ.
11:05 - 11:20 Presentation by Prof. Hiroshi Yamakawa, Waseda Univ.
11:20 - 11:35 Coffee Break
11:35 - 12:20 Poster Session (Ph.Ds and students) (i)
12:20 - 13:30 Lunch Time Seminar
@@@12:30 - 12:50 @Technical Presentation (i)YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
@@@@@@@@@@@@@@Kenji Matsukuma, Technology&Development Div.
@@@@@@@@@@@@@@Demonstration of Next Generation Robot gSmartPalh

@@@12:50 - 13:10 @Technical Presentation (ii)tmsuk co.,LTD
@@@@@@@@@@@@@@Yasuaki Hiyama , Aid to the CEO
@@@@@@@@@@@@@@Demonstration of Daily Life Support Robot gROBORIORh
13:30 - 14:15 Special Presentation
Prof. Makoto Hashizume, Department of Disaster and Emergency Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu Univ.
14:15 - 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 - 14:45 Presentation by Prof. Jae-Bok Song, Korea Univ.
14:45 - 15:00 Presentation by Prof. Masafumi Katsuta, Waseda Univ.
15:00 - 15:15 Presentation by Ph.D. Sungchul Kang, KIST.
15:15 - 15:30 Presentation by Prof. Shuji Hashimoto, Waseda Univ.
15:30 - 15:45 Presentation by Ph.D. Kuiwon Choi, KIST.
15:45 - 16:00 Presentation by Prof. Toshihiro Nishimura, Waseda Univ.
16:00 - 16:15 Coffee Break
16:15 - 17:00 Poster Session (Ph.Ds and students) (ii)
17:15 - 17:25 Discussion about next Workshop and Closing
19:30 - 21:00 Dinner
Parallel Public Session - Call for Audience
14:30 - 16:30 Presentation by Prof. Atsuo Takanishi, Waseda Univ.
Organized by
ECenter for Intelligent Robotics
ECenter of Excellence, Waseda University

21st Century COE Program
in Waseda University

21C Frontier Program
Center for Intelligent Robotics
Sponsored by
EThe Robotics Industry Development Council
Etmsuk co.,LTD
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