The IET To Host Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro And Rob Van Kranenburg At Their Engtalk Focused On ‘Engineering A Digital Future’
15/07/2021 – 10:22
India Education Diary Bureau Admin On Jul 14, 2021
Bengaluru: The IET is hosting Intelligent Robotics expert, dubbed as the man who copied himself, Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro, and IoT influencer Rob Van Kranenburg, at their EngTalk focused on ‘Engineering a Digital Future’.The talk will explore technologies perceived in the past to be science fiction which are now part of our everyday lives. The IET is hosting the talk at 2PM on 17th July 2021 in celebration of its 150th anniversary.
Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro is the Director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory at Osaka University, and Rob van Kranenburg, is among the top 15 IoT influencers to follow in 2021. The talk will focus on some of the newest developments and ways of thinking that are putting digital technologies at the centre of the human experience. These include creating and controlling avatars in a virtual world, technology as an equaliser, responsible AI for social empowerment, bringing about a hyper-digital and contactless world, and how new technologies are changing the entertainment industry.