The world faces an increasing challenge in providing healthcare, and UK’s expertise in medical technology has the potential both to improve the quality of life and to provide economic growth for an export market in medical technologies. The University of Leeds is establishing a major new...

22 May 2017 -
5:30pm to 8:00pm

We are pleased to share an invitation to this IAS Talking Points Seminar which will be given by IAS Visiting Research Fellow ...

17 May 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Sci-fi fantasies and rampant media speculation have led to widespread concern over the impact of robotic developments. But are these fears ill-founded? Join us at the Safari Lounge for a dose of optimism from some of the UK’s foremost robotics researchers, Prof Ruth Aylett and Dr Subramanian...

16 May 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm

AI may create a huge boost in productivity, as “intelligence” gets embedded into many objects and operations. Problems in society and business once depended solely on the human form or intellect to solve will now be done far more efficiently by algorithms and robots. Where is this happening, and...

11 May 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm

BBC Scotland Learning and the Glasgow Science Centre invite you to take part in a day of talks and activities to look at the future. There will be a live talk by Scotland’s leading scientists talking about robots, climate and health at the Science Centre on 8 May.

8 May 2017 -
9:45am to 5:00pm

Sheffield Robotics is pleased to announce the following seminar: 

Professor Phil Webb
Cranfield University

“Human/Robot Collaboration in Manufacturing”

Tuesday 2nd May 2017 at 14:00

Pam Liversidge Building, F12,...

2 May 2017 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm


The EPSRC RAS Network Social Care Challenge has three Pepper robots and one...

21 April 2017 -
9:30am to 6:30pm

Join Prof Sethu Vijayakumar, Director of the Edinburgh Centre for Robotics, and judge on the latest season of the BBC’s Robot Wars as he explores the role of informatics, digitisation, automation and robotics both off planet and closer to home. Hosted by Science...

13 April 2017 -
5:30pm to 9:00pm

Academics, activists and comedians come together to pitch their vision of the future world.

Hosted by resident MC, comedian and broadcaster Susan Morrison, this special edition of The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas will bring together academics, activists and...

8 April 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:00pm

The “International Workshop on Robotics” is a scientific event and a platform for exchange between researchers, end-users and technology developers around commercial and/or research application in robotics.

The theme of the workshop is: “Robotics and automation: uncovering recent...

30 March 2017 -
9:30am to 4:00pm