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New Frontiers in Robotics: Bringing Imagination to Market

October 19, 2017
Sunil Agarwal, Matei Ciocarlie, Hod Lipson, Joel Stein, Peter Allen, Dennis Fowler
Columbia University Pulitzer Hall 3rd Floor
2950 Broadway
New York, NY

Overview: You're invited to a new showcase of Columbia’s groundbreaking advancements in the field of robotics! This half-day event on Thursday, Oct 19th, from 8:30am - 1:30pm, will feature Columbia’s leading researchers in the robotics field, presenting their cutting-edge technologies relating to health, industrial automation, and artificial intelligence. 

With presentations by:

Medical Rehabilitative Robotics

Sunil Agrawal, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Smart Robotic Manipulation: from Healthcare to Material Handling

Matei Ciocarlie, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Soft Actuators for Soft Robotics and Food Printing and Laser Cooking

Hod Lipson, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, also affiliated with​ Computer Science and Data Science

Rehabilitation Robotics: Opportunities and Challenges

Joel Stein, Simon Baruch Professor and Chair, Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Robots in the Home, the Hospital, and the Cloud

Peter Allen, Professor of Computer Science, Department of Computer Science, Data Science Institute

Challenges Commercializing New Surgical Robotic Technology

Dennis Fowler, Medical Director, Columbia Biomedical Accelerator, Department of Biomedical Engineering; CEO, Platform Imaging, LLC.