Workshop on HRI in Paris

On Friday Oct 30 I was pleased to be one of the co-organizers of a 3TU sponsored workshop entitled: Bridging the gap between HRI and robot ethics research. This workshop was held in conjunction with the International Conference on Social Robotics. The format of the...

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Nominated for the VIVA 400!

I have been nominated for the VIVA 400. I am one of 400 women nominated this year. There are four categories – I have been nominated for the “knappe koppen” (clever heads) group. I am so honored to be considered among these incredible women. The...

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In the Media: Mashable and Computer Idee

An article I was interviewed for came out in mashable entitled “The importance of human innovation in A.I. ethics”.  Aside from  me being in it, it is a great article. Link: http://mashable.com/2015/10/03/ethics-artificial-intelligence/ In the Dutch...

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NWO Veni Grant!

I am happier than ever to announce that I have received an NWO funded Veni research grant. The personal grant will allow me to research the ethical issues related to the design and development of service robots … much more to come! For more info see:...

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My book is now available!!

After many long hours of work, reviews, and edits, my book is now available! The book is entitled: Healthcare Robots: ethics, design, and implementation. You can find it at Ashgate and Amazon.  A huge thank you to all who helped with ideas, reviews, edits, and...

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