May
25

Karen Spärck Jones Lecture 2017: Creating Robots That Care - Professor Maja Matarić

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT , First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London , WC2E 7HA
Organiser: BCS Academy of Computing
Price: Free to attend

CREATING ROBOTS THAT CARE

Professor Maja Matarić of the University of Southern California will be presenting the 7th Karen Spärck Jones Lecture, an evening event honouring women in computing research. Dr Matarić is the Professor and Chan Soon-Shiong Chair of Computer science, Neuroscience & Pediatrics; Founding Director at the USC's Robotics and Autonomous Systems Center; and Director of the USC's Robotics Research Lab.

The lecture is co-sponsored by IBM.

17:30  Registration, coffee/tea and biscuits
18:00  Karen Spärck Jones Lecture   
19.30  Drinks and Buffet Reception
21.00  Close

For further information please visit: http://academy.bcs.org/ksj