In partnership with Guardian Live, this panel talk brings together leading thinkers in robotics, economics and politics to look at the influence of robots, artificial intelligence and increasing levels of automation on jobs, industry and...

31 May 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Welcome to the School Robot Challenge 2017.

This is a competition to inspire school children by robotics and nature. It aims to provide a compelling introduction to computer aided design and bio-inspired design through the design of a virtual robot bug and teaching it to move. The...

28 May 2017 -
11:15pm to 11:30pm

CHIRON is holding an arts competition in conjunction with UK Robotics Week 2017 to encourage people to think creatively about how we care for people in the future.
The UK has a growing population of people who need care and a limited workforce and budget to do it with. Using Robots will be...

28 May 2017 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

26 May 2017 -
9:30am to 5:00pm

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