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Interactive workshops for high school students


ETF Robotics group in cooperation with Serbian Center for the Promotion of Science and Erste Bank is going to organize events for high school students in Cacak and Valjevo. Program includes a science popular presentation about contemporary robots as well as workshops for domestic schools. The most successful teams will be awarded by Lego Mindstorm Robotics set.

Event 1
Venue: Gimnazija Cacak, Date: 17.10.2014. Time: 12:30 – 16:00

Event 2
Venue: Gimnazija Valjevo, Date: 18.10.2014. Time: 10:00 – 13:30

Monday
13
October 2014
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Fabrika znanja


ETF Robotics group in cooperation with Serbian Centre for Promotion of Science and Comtrade has organized workshops in field of robotics during manifestation “Fabrika znanja” in Podgorica. Students of primary and secondary schools competed in building and programming LEGO robots, and the best teams received rewards.

Monday
13
October 2014
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LOLA Institute is looking for a new researcher


LOLA Institute is looking for a PhD candidate or master student for their control systems and industrial robotics group.
More details:
Link – http://www.etf.bg.ac.rs/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2107&Itemid=114
Email – milica.isailovic@li.rs.

Monday
23
December 2013
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SANU (Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts) Award


Professor Veljko Potkonjak won the “SANU Award” in the field of technical and related sciences. This prestigious award is given to prominent scientists, for extraordinary results accomplished in the last ten years.

http://www.sanu.ac.rs/Novosti.aspx?arg=,254

Monday
18
November 2013
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UZH (University of Zurich) Summer School – “Embodiment and Morphological Computation”


Vladimir Petrović attended UZH Summer School (eSMCs Summer School “Embodiment and Morphological Computation”), Zurich, Switzerland, 22.-28. September 2013.

The lecturers were, distinguished professors and researchers from all over the world: University of Washington (Seattle, USA), University of Zurich (Zurich, Switzerland), ETH (Zurich, Switzerland), EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland), University of Vermont (USA), École Normale Supérieure (Paris, France), Max Planck Institute (Leipzig, Germany), University of Münster (Münster, Germany)… Laboratory exercises were provided by organizers – Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at University of Zurich.

More details are available at: http://www.ifi.uzh.ch/ailab/summerschool2013.html

Pictures will be available soon…

Tuesday
22
October 2013
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MeSRoB 2013 and lecture of Prof. Yoshihiko Nakamura


Prof. Yoshihiko Nakamura (Director of Robotics Laboratory, Department of Mechano-Informatics, University of Tokyo) will hold a plenary lecture “From Recent Studies of Humanoid Robotics” at the Main Hall of Institute Mihajlo Pupin (9:30h, 9th July, 2013.), within International Workshop MeSRoB 2013.

Also, International Workshop “New Trends in Medical and Service Robotics” (MeSRoB 2013) will be held at Institute Mihajlo Pupin (11th-12th July, 9:00h-17:00h). Participation of 29 lecturers from 14 European countries, Japan and Russia ensures very high scientific level.

http://www.pupin.rs/RnDProfile/events-MESROB.html

Friday
05
July 2013
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ETRAN Award 2013


ETF Robotics member – Vladimir Petrovic is awarded for the best research paper in the field of Robotics and FMS, at the 57th ETRAN Conference.

Friday
05
July 2013
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ICRA 2013


The 2013 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2013) was held on May 6-10, 2013 in Germany, in Karlsruhe. The conference theme was “Anthropomatics – Technologies for Humans”, highlighting the paramount role of Robotics and Automation in improving human quality of life.

http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/artificial-intelligence/video-robots-from-icra-2013

Thursday
13
June 2013
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Belgrade Award


Prof. Veljko Potkonjak and teaching assistant Kosta Jovanović won the Belgrade award for the event of the year 2012, in Belgrade – Days of Future: Robotics (organization team: Aleksandra Drecun, Serbian Center for the Promotion of Science; prof. Veljko Potkonjak, teaching assistant Kosta Jovanovic, School of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade)

Thursday
11
April 2013
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Presentation of the NAO robot at ETF


Presentation of the NAO robot will be held at ETF (16th of april, 12h, amphitheater 65). The main idea of the event is to demonstrate abilities of one of the most advanced humanoid robots in the world – NAO. Nao (58cm – height) is able to talk and make intelligent decisions. It can also walk, run, hit the ball, climb up the stairs, dance, react on voice commands…

Monday
08
April 2013
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