Within the fields of Human-Computer Interaction and Human-Robot Interaction, the past few years have witnessed a strong upsurge of interest in the more personal aspects of human relationships with these artificial partners. This upsurge has not only been apparent amongst the general public, as evidenced by an increase in coverage in the print media, TV documentaries and feature films, but also within the academic community.
Congress sessions are planned on the following topics, inter alia:
|14:30||Adrian David Cheok and David Levy||Introduction|
|15:30||Annakaisa Kultima, Timo Nummenmaa, Heikki Tyni, Kati Alha and Frans Mäyrä||Goofy Mus, Grumpy Mur and Dirty Muf: Talking Playful Seats with Personalities|
|16:20||Denise Oram and Nigel Houlden||Entertainment Vs Evolution: Cyber Love and relationships, Should We Draw the Line?|
|16:50||Gilang A. Pradana||RingU|
|17:00||Marius H. Braun||Nudge|
|17:10||PANEL DISCUSSION||“What is the future of Love and Sex with Robots”|