vicky charisi

Social robotics – Educational technology – Music making

The Near Future of Children’s Robotics @SIGCHI IDC2018 Trondheim, Norway

Can’t wait for our workshop @ the coolest venue on Interaction Design and Children in June. With a great team of scholars: Alyssa Alcorn (UCL, UK), James Kennedy (Disney Research, … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Our Workshop proposal on Robots for Learning has been accepted @HRI2018, Chicago, USA

Great news!! Joint forces with Wafa (EPFL), James (Disney research) Hae Won (MIT), Ginevra (Uppsala University) and Pierre Dillenburg. Our workshop proposal on Robots for Learning has been accepted to … Continue reading

November 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

HRI2018 Mini-Symposium @ Cornell University, New York

Super excited!! I am pitching my research at the HRI2018 mini-symposium together with forty leading researchers in Human-Robot Interaction. Great to be among the people I regularly include to my … Continue reading

November 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Invited Lecture on Social Robotics @ University of Amsterdam – one of my favourite places

Happy to be invited to give a lecture on Social Robotics at the department of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Amsterdam. Looking forward to discussions … Continue reading

October 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Swiss Robots for Learning Meeting @ École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

Honoured to have been invited at the Swiss Robots for Learning Meeting organized by the group of Pierre Dillenbourg! We are going to spend 2 days at Villars-sur-Ollon to discuss … Continue reading

October 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our DE-ENIGMA project @ Tallinn Digital Summit with EU heads of States

Proud to be part of the DE-ENIGMA project that was selected as one of the best EU-funded projects to be at the Tallinn Digital Summit. Zeno, lucky you, you met … Continue reading

September 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Opening of the new academic year with the HTHT Science2Society course :-)

One of my favourite days: the opening of the new academic year! And the start of my favourite course Science2Society. The topic for my team this year is about Self-driving … Continue reading

September 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Two Papers accepted @ the International Conference of Social Robotics (plus a special session organization), in Tsukuba, Japan!

Excited to have two papers accepted at the ICSR2017! One with the EASEL project team on our measurement tools for children’s perceptions of robots’ social competence and one with the … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Honoured to have been invited to join HRI2018 Program Committee

It’s a great honour for me to have been invited to join the HRI2018 Program Committee. I am so looking forward to working with that amazing team!

August 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

ICSR2017 Special Session: Social Robots used as assistive technology for Special User Populations.

Joint forces! University of Twente, Hertfordshire, and Blue Ocean Robotics. Our Special Session proposal has been accepted at the ICSR2017. Looking forward to nice papers. Together with Pauline, Jamy, Franziska, … Continue reading

July 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

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