Program Schedule


Wednesday (14 February)


Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

09.00-12.00 Workshop 1: Transdisciplinary Reflections on Social Robotics in Academia and Beyond Workshop 2: Machines Without Humans // Post-roboticsSession 1: Robots, War, and PoliticsSession 2: Artificial Sociality I
11.30-12.30Reception, Registration
12.30-13.00

Welcome

13.00-14.15

Keynote I: Guy Standing

The Precariat in Platform Capitalism

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

14.15-14.30Short Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

14.30-16.00Session 3: Robots, Cognition and Artificial ConsciousnessWorkshop 3: Working with and alongside Robots: Forms and Modes of Co-Working - Part 1 Session 4: Roboethics ISession 5: Artificial Sociality II
16.00-16.30Coffee Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

16.30-18.30

Workshop 4: Phronēsis and Computation: Current Perspectives

Workshop 3: Working with and alongside Robots: Forms and Modes of Co-Working - Part 2 Session 6: Roboethics IISession 7: Public Perceptions and Constructions of Robots
19.00

Reception at the Town Hall

Formal Welcome and get together for the organizers and participants

Thursday (15 February)


08.45-10.00

Keynote II: Oliver Bendel

Service Robots from an Ethical Point of View

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1 

10.00-10.30Coffee Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

10.30-12.00Workshop 5: Political Economy of Robots (Panel Discussion) Workshop 6: The Use of Telenoids and Social Robots in Key Business Activities (Panel Discussion) Workshop 7: Is Machine Consciousness Necessary for True AI Ethics? (Panel Discussion) Workshop 8: Exploring Ethical Responsibilities Through Democratic Participation and Expert Panel Discussion - Part 1
12.00-13.00Lunch
13.00-14.15

Keynote III: Hiroshi Ishiguro

Studies on Interactive Robots

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1 

14.15-14.30Short Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

14.30-15.30

Workshop 9: Yumi in Action! Ethics and Engineering as Transdisciplinary Robotics Performance

14.30-16.30 Workshop 10: Cultural Spaces, Humanoid Robotics and Human Work; Performance and DebateWorkshop 11: Moral Status of Robots Workshop 8: Exploring Ethical Responsibilities Through Democratic Participation and Expert Panel Discussion - Part 2
15.30-16.30Poster Presentations
16.30-17.00Coffee Break
17.00-18.15

Keynote IV: Simon Penny

What Robots Still Can't Do

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

19.00Dinner
Sabine Köszegi: short welcome address (ca. 10 min.)

Friday (16 February)


08.45-10.00

Keynote V: Raja Chatila

Ethics in Action - Considerations on Autonomous and Intelligent Systems

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

10.00-10.30Coffee Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

10.30-12.00Session 8: Social ChangeWorkshop 12: Robotics in Japan: Local, Global, and "Glocal" Influences and Applications- Part 1Session 9: Machine Ethics ISession 10: Artificial Sociality III
12.00-13.00Lunch
13.00-14.15

Keynote VI: Josef Weidenholzer

(tba)

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

14.15-14.30Short Break

Room I UC,
Hörsaal C 1

Room II UC,
Hörsaal C 2

Room III UC,
AULA

Room IV UC,
Seminarraum III; Hof VII

14.30-16.30

Workshop 13: Exploring Responsible Robotics Hands-On: A Conference Lab on Three Use Cases (SMOOTH Project)

Workshop 12: Robotics in Japan: Local, Global, and "Glocal" Influences and Applications- Part 2 Session 11: Machine Ethics II Workshop 14: Self-Driving Fast Towards Us - Social and Ethical Implications of Autonomous Vehicles
16.30-17.00Coffee Break
17.00-17.30

Keynote VII: Juha Heikkilä

The EU perspective on Robotics & AI: economic, societal, research and policy aspects.

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

17.30-18.00

Keynote VIII: Catelijne Muller

3 Challenges of AI Society (and How (not) to Address Them)

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

18.00-18.30

Discussion

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1 


Saturday (17 February)


08.45-10.00

Keynote IX: Joanna Bryson

The Moral, Legal, and Economic Hazard of Anthropomorphising Robots and AI

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

10.00-10.30Coffee Break
10.30-11.45

Keynote VI: Robert Trappl

(tba)

Room I UC, Hörsaal C 1

11.45-12.00Conference Closing and Outlook