News

UTokyo-TUM Workshop for Excellence, Diversity, and Mobility “Society with Automobiles, Robotics, and AI"
DFG verleiht zum zehnten Mal den Eugen und Ilse Seibold-Preis
Future of Construction: Where people live the longest
br² at the "25. Brandenburgischen Bautag"
Loesungen fuer Herausforderungen des Bauens in Deutschland: Baurobotik: Eine Antwort auf Baumängel, Wohnungsengpässe, Fachkräftemangel und Pflegenotstand? - Lehrstuhl am 20.2.2018 in Berlin auf Bautec
Chair delivers opening keynote for robotics catalyst center at hongkong science tech park
Chairholder Lectures at Civil Engineering Faculty of Hongkong University on Civitas Robotics/Robotic Society
Chairholder holds seminar on: robot oriented design, robotic industrialization, site robotics and automation, robotic ambience at chinese University in Sha Tin on Jan. 10th 2018
Chairholder holds seminar on robotic construction for future innovation, productivity and sustainability at hongkong university of sience and technology
Chair Holder as International Jury Member selects Construction Industry Council s Innovation Award 2017
Chair's Book Chapter on Construction Robotics is with Handbook of Robotics
Robotics for European Digital Construction Strategy 30th November 2017
BERTIM Newsletter #5 published
Chairholder Presents Keynote at the Construction Management Institute and Construction Association of Hongkong on the Bridge to Advancement New Horizons in Hongkong s Construction Industry
Special Issue of Journal of Gerontechnology focussing on REACH outcomes and edited by Prof. Dr.-Ing./Univ. Tokio T. Bock published
"Exosceleton and Humanoid Robotics in Construction and Built Environment" Chapter has reached over 14000 downloads
Keynote at Singapore Contractors Association Built Environment Summit 2017
DFG awards Chairholder with Eugen und Ilse Seibold Preis 2017
Imagine the Future 2017 Keynote
Chairholder deliver Opening Keynote at "Imagine the Future" Symposium George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

 

Located at TUM within the Bavarian high tech cluster the Chair‘s mission is to functions as an incubator for the development of socio-technically integrated and building related technologies. Therefore the Chair is active within following Networks:

 

  • Mechatronic Cluster Bayern
  • BMBF - Federal Ministry of Education and Research
  • International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC)
  • Deutsches Museum München
  • VDI Bayern, Technik in Bayern (TIB)
  • Munich Center for Science and Technology
  • TIS Innovation Park / Steinbeis Transfer Zentrum Bozen
  • Munich Creative Business Week
  • RKW Rationalisierungs-Gemeinschaft Bauwesen
  • Studiengemeinschaft Fertigbau
  • Verbad Deutscher Maschinen und Anlagenbau (VDMA´), Arbeitskreis Robotik und Automation
  • Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Deutschland, Innovationspartnerschaft (here we are active in the program committee as well as in the working groups “Robotik” and “Education” )
  • Swedish Construction Industry Association
  • Active support of the setup of EuroTech Universities Alliance (Network of four leading universities in science : Tekniske Universitet (DTU),  Technische Universität München (TUM), Technical University Eindhoven (TU/e) and Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).
  • International association of Atomation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC)
  • CIB Working Commission, W119 on “Customised Industrial Construction
  • International Institute for Construction Technology Innovation (IICTI), Tokyo

 

The Chair regularly publishes articles in the magazines of RKW, VDI-Bayern, AAL, Deutsches Museum München, IAARC and CIB (see also “Publications”).