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IROHMS future leaders academy 2021

Our future leaders academy will explore research challenges in the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, and human-machine systems.

It will highlight the transformational research, strong industrial and public sector engagement, and delivery of sustainable, impactful solutions that we are recognised for.

Over a six weeks, commencing 19 January 2021, guests will be invited to virtually join:

  • four discussion forums
  • workshops
  • networking events
  • virtual tours of our new and improved laboratories: IROHMS simulation laboratory, autonomous systems and robotics laboratory, and human-robot interaction laboratory.


EPSRC fellowships workshop*
19 January 2021, 10:00-12:00 GMT

IROHMS simulation lab virtual tour
21 January 2021, 15:30-16:30 GMT

IROHMS forum on ethical and explainable AI
27 January 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

IROHMS autonomous systems and robotics lab virtual tour
28 January 2021, 15:30-16:30 GMT

IROHMS forum on humans and robots
3 February 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

IROHMS PhD colloquium*
4 February 2021, 10:00-13:00 GMT

Leadership training: silencing your inner critic workshop*
4 February 2021, 15:00-16:00 GMT

IROHMS forum on human-centred technologies and society
10 February 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

IROHMS forum on human-like AI
17 February 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

Leadership training: digital transformation and leadership*
18 February 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

IROHMS forum on diversity and diverse thinking
23 February 2021, 15:30-17:00 GMT

IROHMS human-robot interaction lab virtual tour
25 February 2021, 15:30 - 16:30 GMT

*Open to IROHMS members and/or IROHMS PhD students only.