Summer School 2021
Robotics & AI

28-30 June 2021 - ONLINE

Place and registration

This event will be held online. Access to all the talks and content is free.

Intended audience

Students, master students, PhD Researchers, Industry and Academia practitioners

Using IRI Laboratories

For those interested, IRI can offer a stay in our centre to use our laboratories in the framework of the TERRINET project.

Requirements

PC + Ubuntu 18.04 + ROS Melodic

About us

The main objective of the Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Summer School 2021 is to disseminate robotic knowledge and experimentation to the technological community. Three days with an intensive agenda in current main robotic issues will be presented: Deep learning perception on Robotics, Human Robot Interaction and robot navigation and Assistive Robotics. The Summer School will include experimentation sessions.

Important dates

Registration: May 31st

Notification of admission: June 7th

Summer School: June 28-30

Summer school Schedule

[Updated: June 15th]

Presentation and welcome

Alberto Sanfeliu

08:45h - 09:00h

Deep Learning Representations for All (a.k.a. the AI hype)

Xavier Giró

09:00h - 10:00h

Modeling humans and their contextual interactions

Francesc Moreno

10:00h - 11:00h

Break and Networking Activity, 11:00h - 12:00h

Generative models

Albert Pumarola

12:00h - 13:00h

Break, 13:00h - 14:15h

Computationally-Efficient Deep Neural Networks: Motivation and Methods

Adrià Ruiz

14:15h - 15:15h

Unsupervised Learning for Human Robot Perception

Xavier Alameda

15:15h - 16:15h

Workshop. Practical use of a simple CNN

Sergi Hernández, Fernando Herrero and Alejandro López

16:15h - 18:30h

Efficient representations for robotic manipulation: combining analytical and learning-based approaches

Anastasia Varava

09:00h - 10:00h

Cognitive Human–Robot Collaboration. The Assembly Task Case

Cecilio Angulo

10:00h - 11:00h

Break, 11:00h - 11:15h

Robots in assistive applications

Guillem Alenyà

11:15h - 12:15h

Grasps and manipulation primitives for cloth manipulation

Júlia Borràs

12:15h - 13:15h

Break, 13:15h - 14:15h

Assistive Robotics in the Context of Elderly Care: from Concept Development to Commercialization

Andrey Kiselev

14:15h - 15:15h

Robot motion learning

Adrià Colomé

15:15h - 16:15h

Collaborative AI methods for robot navigation

Alberto Sanfeliu

09:00h - 10:00h

Event-based vision for robotics

Juan Andrade

10:00h - 10:45h

Break, 10:45h - 11:00h

Experimentation in Social HRI

Anaís Garrell

11:00h - 12:30h

Lie theory for the roboticist

Joan Solà

12:30h - 14:00h

Break, 14:00h - 15:00h

Personal Assistive Robots

Yiannis Demiris

15:00h - 16:00h

Workshop. Robot navigation and exploration

Sergi Hernández, Fernando Herrero and Alejandro López

16:00h - 18:00h

Conference Speakers

Xavier Alameda

INRIA, U. Grenoble Alpes, France

Guillem Alenyà

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Juan Andrade-Cetto

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Cecilio Angulo

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Júlia Borràs

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Adrià Colomé

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Yiannis Demiris

Imperial College London, UK

Anaís Garrell

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Xavier Giró

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Sergi Hernández

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Fernando Herrero

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Andrey Kiselev

Örebro University, Sweden

Alejandro López

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Francesc Moreno

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Albert Pumarola

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Adrià Ruiz

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Alberto Sanfeliu

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Joan Solà

IRI, CSIC-UPC

Anastasia Varava

KTH, Sweden

Organizers