Why Did the Robot Cross the Road? A Discussion of Social Interaction with Autonomous Technologies of the Future

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

6:00 pm

3373 Hillview Avenue, Room: Breezeway, Palo Alto, CA 94043

Sponsored by:
Stanford Blood Center

This presentation will discuss how human interaction with technology informs the design of non-humanoid robots such as automatic doors and autonomous vehicles. David Sirkin’s research on the design of physical interactions between humans and robots, and on autonomous vehicles and their interfaces, has been covered by The Associated Press, The EconomistNew ScientistThe San Francisco Chronicle and The Washington Post. His teaching includes design theory, user-centered design methods and interactive device design.

When:
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where:
3373 Hillview Avenue, Room: Breezeway, Palo Alto, CA 94043
Admission:

Free Admission

Tags:

Education Lecture / Reading Environment Engineering Health / Wellness Science 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-725-2540, vsomer@stanford.edu
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