Keynote Speaker

We are delighted to announce that

Dr. Gabriele Trovato

will be giving a keynote speech entitled:

Love and Faith with Robots

Gabriele Trovato is currently Assistant Professor at Waseda University, in Tokyo, Japan. He received his M.S. degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Pisa, Italy, and Ph.D. degree in Biorobotics at Waseda University. He has been a Visiting Researcher at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany), Carnegie Mellon University (USA), University of Sao Paulo (Brazil), PUCP (Peru) and Imperial College London (UK) among others. Gabriele Trovato has worked in the video game industry, and has been involved in the development of the world-wide notorious game “Sid Meier’s Civilization IV”. He has created popular innovative mods for the game series. His main research interests include Human-Robot Interaction, with focus on culture related aspects, artificial emotions in humanoids, robot design, and Procedural Content Generation. 

More information on Dr. Trovato’s work and publications, can be found here: