News

New life/care concepts
Plenary Talk at EU Interegio Conference baltse@nior in Poznan
Teleoperation of robotic excavator in Saga from Tokyo 11th January 2020
Kick off New Research Center Advanced Technology University of Tokyo "Inclusive Design"
Keynote at Kick Off Symposium for New "Inclusive Design Research Center" at the University of Tokyo
REACH presented at world largest gerontechnology conference + exhibition: GIES
Chair gives keynote at architectural institute of Japan on architectural regenesis by robotics
Chair heads panel for 3rd International VDI Conference on Smart Construction Equipment December 3-4, 2019, Munich, Germany
Chair presents construction robotics at ”NORTHERN FINLAND BUILDING DAY 2019 - NEW INNOVATIONS AND BUILDING MODELS”
br2 at Danish Bavarian Workshop on Robotics/ICT in Horizon 2020
CEN-CENELEC Standards + Innovation Award 2019 goes to Dr.-Ing. Thomas Linner
Design Action 2030: Sustainable Development for Our Future Society 2nd International Forum of Sino-German Industrial Design Innovation Research School at Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan, China
Chair gives Plenary Talk at IEEE, arso Conference on social Robotics in BIT Beijing, China
BCA Delegation from Singapore at br2 on 25th october 2019 for future construction robotics roadmap 2030
Chair Keynote on Robotic City Moscow
Chair Contributes : "Robotic Construction/Health Space" for MSRM@work
Visiting Researcher MR. Kinoshita Presents EU Project Hephaestus at SCR in Kitakyushu
Chair gives Talk on Construction Robotics at JSPS
Chair Delivers Opening Keynote at Kogakuin University on Gerontech and AI
VidéosACE Workshop 2019

 

Non Academic Partners


Institutional partnerships (eg foundations, research funders, non-university institutional partners)::

  • Activity in program committee of the German Innovation Partnership Ambient Assisted Living (AAL, BMBF+ VDI/VDE) since the start of the initiative
  • The Chair hosts the Wasser-Wüste-Welt – Foundation
  • Coordinator of CIB Working Commission, W119 on "Customised Industrial Construction"
  • Chair holder is Director in Program Committee of International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC), Eindhoven,
  • Director Asian Habitat Society Beijing,
  • International Institute for Construction Technology Innovation (IICTI), Tokyo
  • Member Program Committee of National Conference "Robotic", VDI/VDE
  • Research Evaluation for FWF Austrian Science Fund, Austria's central funding organization for basic research
  • Research Evaluation for Korean Research Foundation (KRF)
  • Research Evaluation for Australian Government Grants Council
  • Research Evaluation for Gobierno de Chile, Comision National de Investigation Cientifica y Technologica, Chile
  • Activity in Several Editorial Boards, for example:
    • Journal of "Construction Innovation – Information, Process, Management", Emerald Group Publishing
    • "Robotica", Journal of Information, Education and Research in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University Press
    • International Research Journal "Automation and Robotics in Construction", Elsevier
    • "International Journal of Construction Management", The Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management
  • Research Evaluation for Korean Sciences Foundation (KOSEF)
  • Research Evaluation for Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Automation
  • VDI Bayern, Technik in Bayern (TIB) – the engages in VDI activity and the chair regularly publishes articles in the VDI magazine TIB
  • TIS Innovation Park / Steinbeis Transfer Zentrum Bozen – Research Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • RKW Rationalisierungs-Gemeinschaft Bauwesen – the engages in VDI activity and the chair regularly publishes articles in the RKW magazine "Informationen Baurationalisierung" (ibr).
  • Activity in the "Studiengemeinschaft Fertigbau"
  • Swedish Construction Industry Association. The chair organized already several research trips to Japan and China for the Swedish Construction Industry Association

Partnerships within the private sector (eg, industrial, commercial):

  • KUKA (Robotics), Joint Research Activity: Kuka provided already several Robot systems for scientific experiments and student teaching activity
  • Yasukawa/Motoman (Robotics), Joint Research Activity: Yasukawa provided already several Robot systems for scientific experiments and student teaching activity
  • EnOcean (Sensor Systems) – Partner in the Research Project GEWOS, Representatives engage in teaching activity in the Master Corse Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Integrieret Schaltungen IIS, Erlangen (Sensors Systems)- Partner in the Research Project GEWOS
  • HMM Diagnostics GmbH (Medical Sensor Systems) – Partner in the Research Project PASSAge, further proposal currently under development.
  • Kompetenzzentrum Alpines Bauen (KAB – Association of High-Tech Companies in North Italy) - Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • TIS Innovation Park / Steinbeis Transfer Zentrum, Bozen - Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • Synco GmbH –Chair does Contract Research for Synco
  • Airport Munich (Flughafen München AG) – Representatives engage in teaching activity in the Master Corse Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Takenaka Europe (Internationally Active Japanese Construction Company)- Representatives are regularly guest critics of student projects and design studios
  • Sekisui Chemical / Housing Division (Biggest Housing Supplier in Japan) - Chair does Contract Research for Sekisui
  • WSP Group (global design engineering and management consultancy), Representatives are regularly guest critics of student projects and design studios
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation (IAO) – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild
  • NCC Group – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild
  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild