Digital Human Symposium 2011
Established in 2001, the Digital Human Research Center has continued the research on building mechano-dynamical, physio-anatomical and psycho-cognitive model of humans. And, we were renewed in April, 2010. The new Digital Human Research Center (DHRC) is challenging to expand the human models to functional models of humans and lives including time, space and communication.
This year, we hold a symposium focused on "Health and Daily-living". In the syposium, three invited speakers and five young researchers in DHRC are ready to give talks about their latest research activities in this field.
In addition, all research activities of DHRC will be presented in the open house style demonstrations by all staff at AIST Waterfront, Odaiba. We look forward to exchanging hot discussions and to hearing live comments.
Digital Human Research Center,
Nationial Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
- Digital Human Symposium 2011 has been finished. Thank you for coming our symposium. See you next year. (2011.3.3)
- Program was changed. (2011.1.4)
- Homepage opened. (2010.12.20)
- Theme: Health and Daily-living
- Date: March, 3rd, 2011 (Tur.)
- Symposium: National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (7th floor MIRAI CAN Hall)
- Open house: AIST Waterfront 3F
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- Participation fee: Free
- Sponsor: Digital Human Research Center (DHRC), AIST Tokyo Waterfront, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
- Co-Sponsor: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) CREST
- Supporter: Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial Technology Research Insititute (TIRI)
This schedule is tentative and subject to change.
|10:00 - 10:20||Opening Address
Masaaki Mochimaru (Digital Human Research Center)
|10:20 - 11:10||Invited Speech 1
"Quality of Life Technology: Pittsburgh Experience"
Takeo Kanade (AIST, Carnegie Mellon University)
|11:10 - 11:30||DHRC Research Topic 1
"Autonomy for Mobile Service Robots"
Simon Thompson (Digital Human Research Center)
|11:30 - 11:50||DHRC Research Topic 2
"Development of Gait Evaluation System for Healthcare Service"
Kei Aoki (Digital Human Research Center)
|11:50 - 13:00||Lunch Time|
|13:00 - 13:50||Invited Speech 2
"The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) an important means of comprehending
the "Life and Health" of the human being: The "Common Language" about "the Total Perspective of Living""
Yayoi Okawa (National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology)
|13:50 - 14:10||DHRC Research Topic 3
"Child resistancy of cigarette lighters"
Mitsunori Tada (Digital Human Research Center)
|14:10 - 14:40||Coffee Break|
|14:40 - 15:30||Invited Speech 3
"Design of RT System with Human Model"
Tomomasa Sato (University of Tokyo)
|15:30 - 15:50||DHRC Research Topic 4
"Injury Risk Assessment Based on Everyday Life Database"
Koji Nomori (Digital Human Research Center, Waseda University)
|15:50 - 16:10||DHRC Research Topic 5
"Daily Life Function Engineering"
Koji Kitamura (Digital Human Research Center, CREST)
|16:10 - 16:20||Closing Address
Satoshi Kagami (Digital Human Research Center)
|16:30 - 18:00||Open House|
Professor, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
Director, Quality of Life Technology (QoLT) Center
National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology
Professor, University of Tokyo
Digital Human Symposium 2001 has been finished. Thank you for coming our symposium. See you next year.