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IceLab Lunch Pitches with Suna Bensch and Krishna Upadhyayula

Time Tuesday 21 January, 2020 at 12:00 - 13:00
Place Glasburen, KBC-building

To encourage cross pollination of ideas between researchers from different disciplines, the Integrated Science Lab (IceLab) hosts interdisciplinary research lunches with the vision of allowing ideas to meet and mate. During the Lunch Pitch Season, the creative lunches take place at KBC every other Tuesday.

Welcome to the first Icelab Lunch Pitch of 2020 to join the conversation, centered around making robots understandable to humans, and making research innovations sustainable.

First Pitcher: Suna Bensch, Department of Computing Science, Umeå University

Title: How should we develop understandable robots?

Second Pitcher: Krishna Upadhyayula, Department of Chemistry,  Umeå University

Title: How to Ensure Sustainable Performance of Game Changing Innovative Concepts Developed at Universities


Ideas welcome from anyone!

Register by 10am January 20 to reserve your free lunch (sandwich, drink, and little sweet snack).

More information and the registration link:

Event type: Seminar
Staff photo Suna Bensch
Suna Bensch
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Staff photo Venkata Krishna Kumar Upadhyayula
Venkata Krishna Kumar Upadhyayula
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