Dagstuhl Seminar

Dagstuhl Seminar

22. – 26. April 2019 the Dagstuhl seminar, I co-organized, on Ethics and Trust: Principles, Verification and Validation in AI and robotics took place. It was a great experience and a really fruitful discussion wrt trustworthy human-robot...

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Nicole Mirnig finished her PhD

Nicole Mirnig finished her PhD

On March 6, Nicole Mirnig successfully defended her PhD at the Center for HCI, University of Salzburg. Her thesis entitled „Essentials of Robot Feedback-On developing a Taxonomy for Human-Robot Interaction“ presents a substantial body...

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Informal EMCO: Invited Talk

Informal EMCO: Invited Talk

Last week, I gave an invited talk on „The Future of HRI in the care sector“ at the 2018 Informal EMCO meeting. The Employment Committee of the European Commission (EMCO) is an advisory committee set up to implement the European...

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PubRob 2018: Invited Talk

PubRob 2018: Invited Talk

This week, I gave my first invited talk with my newborn son (almost 3 months) carried in the baby sling via Skype 🙂 So happy that modern technology makes it possible to contribute to academia while on parental leave. It was an invited talk on my...

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Best paper award :)

Best paper award :)

Some great news: Our first publication within the SharedSpace project won the best paper ward at „Social Robots. A Workshop on the Past, the Present and the Future of Digital Companions“ which took place in conjunction...

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Elected member of the Young Academy

Elected member of the Young Academy

I am very honored to be one  of the 29 new members the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) welcomes  to its ranks. At the annual election on 20 April 2018, 16 female and 13 male researchers were „inducted in recognition of their scholarly...

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