ICIS 2012 Preconference Workshop on Developmental Robotics


Start Time:06 Jun 2012, 1:00 PM

End Time:06 Jun 2012, 6:00 PM

Where:Hilton Minneapolis, 1001 Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

The emerging field of developmental robotics integrates the research tools, experimental paradigms, and theories of psychology, computer science, engineering, neuroscience, and other related disciplines.  The ICIS preconference workshop will provide a comprehensive introduction to the robot platforms and research methods of developmental robotics. In addition, invited speakers will describe their recent findings from work on language acquisition, social interaction, perceptual and cognitive development, and motor-skill acquisition.

Attendance is free. Please preregister by sending your name/email to Gaby Ehlgen (

Sponsorship for the event is provided by the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies ( 

Matthew Schlesinger, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, United States,
Jochen Triesch, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.