We bring together academic scientists, manufacturers & suppliers and end users to drive creative interactions among the technical and engineering challenges in the fields of robots and human power augmentation. Demonstrate expertise, gain hands-on equipment experience, and establish new contacts, this cross-discipline forum is dedicated to share practical solutions for design, building and control techniques, system integration and application settings, highlight future directions in developing intelligent assistive robotic devices with the goal of enhancing human capabilities and restoring function.

Topic: Assistive Robotics

  • Exoskeletons, exosuits.
  • Intelligent prosthetics.
  • Supernumerary robotic limbs.
  • Soft robotics.
  • Wearable sensors.
  • Biofeedback devices.
  • Novel actuators, transmissions and control techniques.
  • Lightweight and modular design.
  • New materials, functional components and parts.
  • Human performance monitoring, motion analysis.

Topic: Collaborative Robots

  • Industrial collaborative robots.
  • Healthcare collaborative robots.
  • Evaluation and deployment strategy.
  • Emerging capabilities, new application scenarios.
  • Safety standards.
  • Collaborative robot integration.
  • Collaborative human-robot manipulation.
  • Novel design of arm mechanics and user interface.
  • Development of autonomous collaborative robots.