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June 24, 9:00am – 6:00pm | June 25, 9:00am – 6:00 pm | June 26, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Service robotics deals with the development of robotic technology that assists human beings in various personal and professional tasks. These robots help in reducing physical workloads and intervene in hazardous or life-critical environments. Robots that are used for personal tasks can educate, assist, or entertain. They largely perform/assist in daily chores, extend home security, and also serve as companions or pets for entertainment.
Autonomous, non human operated, drones are going to change our lives in many ways in the near future. Amazon, Google and Facebook have started to use drones to improve their business operations. Can you too? Hear from Mr. Kim Yohan, President of Infinium Robotics Korea, explain the variety of drone uses that can be enabled by the company’s proprietary drone technologies.
How have robots, robotic products and service robots have been developed? What is the core value of robot service? The robot big bang era is just around the corner! How should we prepare for this big bang? The CEO of Futurerobot, which is the first generation of leading Robot companies in Korea, will give you valuable advice on this big bang era based on the history of the robot and robotic industry.
Market Drivers and Technology Enablers for Advanced Mobile Robot Applications
In recent years, mobile robots have moved from research devices into tools used in three-shift manufacturing environments. The capabilities of truly autonomous vehicles continue to create new market growth opportunities for robots in manufacturing, semiconductor and warehouse/logistics applications. An analysis of use-cases will be presented in the context of these markets along with recent advances in mobile robot technology.
The new technologies of robots, drones, and IoT have been developed at high speed
and the related markets and industries have grown rapidly. However, the existing rules and regulations do not provide reasonable resolution for the legal issues generated from the technologies and industries, and the new legal framework and regulations are desperately needed for the stable and risk-free investment. This lecture will cover the world-wide regulations of robots, drones, and IoT including Korea, US, and EU. It will also look at the attempts to build a new legal framework for robots, drones, and IoT and looks into the appropriate directions and detailed provisions for the related regulations.
Drones and 3D Printing – Perfect Together: 3D Printing Will Bring New Value & Opportunity to the Drone Market
Drones made through 3D printing? The co-founders of 3D Aviation, Mr. Jung and Mr. Shin, have dedicated themselves to researching and developing drones made through 3D printing. What will the future market look like with these new drones? 3D Aviation produces totally customized drones by using 3D printing and they expect these customized drones will bring new opportunities to the UAV market.
Robotics Technology Trends: From Underwater to Space
Almost every report about technology trends for our future includes robots. From a cartoon character on TV to a vacuum robot in our living room, more and more robots are coming into our lives. For example, many large hospitals in Korea now use surgical robots and Korea will need more elderly- or patient-care robots as the county will join the “super-aged” club by 2030. Gartner also predicts that one-third of jobs will be replaced by software, robots, and smart machines by 2025. It is important to understand the current state of the art and technology trends of robotics and get ready for the future. This talk will present robotics technology trends, and review the current state-of-the art of robotics for underwater and space applications.
Keynote: Top 10 Reasons Self-Guided Vehicles Improve Manufacturing and Warehousing
Learn how Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs) and Automatic Guided Carts (AGCs) provide an affordable solution to improving material handling from assembly lines to warehousing operations. Dynamic case studies will show why AGVs and AGCs are leading the industry and helping companies around the world improve their operations. This presentation will illustrate the many benefits of AGVS and AGCs ranging from cost reduction to increased productivity. Key topics such as flexibility, increased safety, new marketplaces, labor savings and improved software and controls will be addressed.
Keynote: UAV Formation Flight Control and Applications
What are the core technologies for your drone to fly? Are just hovering and flying the key technologies for drones? Some drones need to be stabilized while they’re moving. Some need to be silent. The key value of drones is dependent on their purpose. Dr. Zhao, who has dedicated himself to studying and researching UAV and flying controls, will give you valuable insight on what drones should be.
3D Simulation has been implemented in a relatively small segment of manufacturing environments when you take the global market into consideration. This includes the OEM, major Tier 1 suppliers as well as the minor levels down to the Mom and Pop shops. However, little to no consideration has been given to the impact this technology can play in the full spectrum of disciplines within this same manufacturing enterprises, large or small. These undiscovered enterprise applications range from Facility Planning to Equipment Purchasing to Resource Allocation and beyond. No longer are these software tools reserved for the Automotive or Aerospace industries that at one time were the only product providers that could afford the investment. Now, they can be and slowly they are adopting and embracing this affordable solution set to even the playing field. It can be said that 3D Simulation is the Spinal Cord connecting the nerve network for the Global Manufacturing Backbone for all Industries and Products.
Using robots in extreme environments is growing more and more popular. Robots are being used to replace people performing dangerous tasks and operating in hazardous environments. This session will introduce robots being used to perform dangerous tasks and saving lives, with examples such as dismantling nuclear power plants, disposal of waste at furnaces and fire extinguishing.
Sponsored session by Charmtron: Smart Materials, Graphene Will Change The Future
Can you image that how Graphene as a Dream advanced new materials, with a highly quality of conductivity, transparency, elasticity electro conductivity, will change the future? Graphene have limitless opportunities on robot, drone, wearable/flexible device industry. Let’s find out how Graphene will change the market and future during this session.
Robotics and Intelligent Systems: Macro Trends and Business Engines
How do these robots get so smart? They have beaten a champion chess player and knocked off not one, but two Jeopardy champions. These are impressive feats but the possibilities of their future advancements is far greater.Soon they will be able to diagnose common and elusive illnesses, predict stock market movements, even improve and extend our own limited brain capacity. This session will explore the movement toward cloud-based, artificial intelligent, knowledge engines and how you can get started in applying the knowledge engines today.
Can automobile technologies be smarter or safer than human drivers? Would you trust your car to drive itself? Without your assistance? Attendees will learn about adaptable robotic techniques for unmanned smart cars. There will be various types of techniques during this session such as ICT and IOT.
This session will look at various successful service robot and collaborative robot success stories. Success factors will be discussed including market needs, problems solved and lessons learned. Richard Erb will share his insights from working with hundreds of robotics companies in various industries across the global landscape. Best practices will be discussed including industry-robot partnerships, training our future leaders and workforce, and a strong emphasis on value creating robots.
The advancement of drone technologies are creating new business applications and accelerating market opportunities on a global basis and in the Asia/Korean market. This session will focus on trends in drone technologies, market applications and new opportunities.
Sponsored Session by Geospatial Information Co. Ltd: Geomatical Information with UAV System
Geomatical Information and Aerial Survey will be improved and developed than before by using UAV system. Geospatial Information Co. Ltd will show you how we make this field of work more valuable by using UAV System.
Robots will become more complex and autonomous in the foreseeable future. Current technology now allows robot designers to create algorithms that may have autonomous control over decisions previously made by a human. Designers and users of such robots may have little or no input regarding decisions with moral consequences, like approving a loan or driving on the road.
Such increasingly autonomous decisions may have a significant impact on human life. Robot ethicists term these robots as moral agents because their autonomous acts will create new moral and ethical consequences. When a decision by a robot algorithm results in a harmful act, who is legally responsible? This paper argues that current law is not fully evolved to completely address this foreseeable question. Yet, it is quite foreseeable that a victim of a harmful robot act will seek legal compensation for his suffering.
The paper reviews extant law as a possible source of coverage and extension of legal liability for the designers and users of robot algorithms. The paper then argues that although various legal theories may be a possible source of protection for autonomously acting robots, society will need to evolve new legal theories for determining liability for autonomous robot acts.
Can you imagine yourself in an operating room without doctors but only robots? Some surgical robots are much more delicate than human techniques. This session will look at the future of surgical robots and how robots today are being used to perform complicated, yet less invasive surgeries with better results.
How Robotic Technologies Can Be Applied to the Game and Entertainment Industry
The session will cover topics such as:the brand new product Ex-Tobor, how to make people fascinated, innovative 4D experience-based motion simulator, head tracking sensor modules, interactive 3D games content design and exquisite combination of hardware, software and design.
New technologies are being developed to help solve challenges that we face globally in everyday life. One of the emerging technologies that is beginning to have an impact on our daily lives and future is drones. Previously, UAVs have been largely associated with military activities but now they are used for other important missions that involve human well-being. In this presentation we will be talking about different types of drones, their applications and the importance of drones for saving lives.
MOBILITY PLATFORMS FOR SERVICE ROBOTS – 3 POINT TURNS AND BEYOND
While robots are emerging from behind the cage, undertaking the most complex of tasks side by side with people, their ability to move amongst us with the same fluidity and dexterity is yet to be fully realised in a commercial sense. The current level of mobility is generally limited to robots with singular,simple physical or information processing tasks, while those with more complex and multiple functions remain stationary. The traditional approach of using drive wheels and swivel casters is being challenged by the emerging capability of both omni and mecanum wheels for full 360 degree movement. What is happening, and who is doing it?
This session will explore the Internet of Things (IoT) that leads the hyper-connected, digital revolution. Business development opportunities will be discussed as well as the impact of IoT on professional and personal service robotics.