vicky charisi

Social robotics – Educational technology – Music making

Contribution to the Kick-off Workshop on Global Guidance for AI and Child Rights @UNICEF, 26-27 June, 2019, New York, USA

I couldn’t be more honoured. I have been invited by UNICEF to contribute to the Kick-off Workshop on Global Guidance for AI and Child Rights. UNICEF, in partnership with the IEEE … Continue reading

June 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Invited talk on AI and Robotics in Education @European Council Finnish Presidency, July 2019, Helsinki, Finland

This is my first invited talk towards members of the Council of the European Union. Very honoured to have been invited by the Ministry of Education in Finland in the … Continue reading

June 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

Invited workshop talk @Teatro alla Scala, STEMintheCity “Music and Social Robotics”, Milan, Italy

Thrilled to have been invited by the Municipality of Milan, Italy to give a workshop talk at Teatro alla Scala, in the context of the events of STEM in the … Continue reading

May 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

Keynote talk @ICDL-EpiRob2019 Workshop on Naturalistic Non-verbal and Affective Human-Robot Interaction, Oslo, Norway

Honoured to have been invited to give a keynote talk at the Workshop which is held in conjunction with my favourite conference on Developmental Robotics, IEEE International Conference for Learning … Continue reading

April 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Invited talk on Child-Robot Interaction in Education @Université Côte d’Azur, LINE, Nice, France

This is an exciting Workshop on Creativity, Robotics and CreaMaker organized by prof. Margarida Romero at the Laboratoire d’Innovation et Numérique pour l’Education. I will give an invited talk on … Continue reading

March 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Research visit @the Honda Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan

The first meeting of the International Consortium for Socially Intelligent Robotics has been held at the Honda Research Institute, Tokyo, Japan. 2 days full of presentations, constructive discussions and robot … Continue reading

March 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Winter School on Ethical and Societal impact of AI @HUMAINT, Seville, Spain

Super excited about the Winter School of the HUMAINT on the Ethical and Societal impact of AI organized by E. Gomez and V. Dignum and for my Project on Human-Robot … Continue reading

February 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Invited talk on Social Robotics and Children’s Learning @DG Education and Culture, European Commission @Brussels, Belgium

Honoured to have been invited to give a talk about Social Robotics and Children’s Learning at the Directorate General for Education and Culture of the European Commission. Thanks Deirdre Hodson … Continue reading

February 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

Designing for Children’s Rights supported by UNICEF @Talkoot2019, Copenhagen, Denmark

I am so much looking forward to an exciting meeting on Designing for Children’s Rights. How can we design our Robots by supporting and promoting Children’s Rights? People from industry, … Continue reading

January 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Associate Paper Chair @ ACM SIGCHI IDC2019

Honoured to be invited to serve as an associate Paper Chair at the coolest conference of Interaction Design and Children (IDC2019), which is held in Boise, Idaso. Looking forward to … Continue reading

January 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

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