Summer School on Social Human-Robot Interaction (HRI Summer School 2017)

Type: Conference Project

Duration: from 2017 Mar 01 to 2017 Dec 31

Financed by: Conference Registration

Prime Contractor: INESC-ID (Other)

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The summer school will have a wide-ranging programme of lectures, discussions and hands-on ateliers on topics such as social signal processing, robotics and autism, child-robot interaction, multi-modal communication, natural language interaction, smart environments, robot assisted therapy, interaction design for robots, tools and technologies, and ethics. The school is for participants who seek a background and hands-on experience in the interdisciplinary science and technology supporting social human-robot interaction. The summer school will take place at Vila Nova de Milfontes between September 3r and 9th, 2017.


  • INESC-ID (Other)
  • Plymouth University (University) -UK
  • University of Skövde (University) -Sweden
  • University of Twente (University) - Twente, The Netherlands
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel (University) -Belgium

Principal Investigators