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Wed 20 Aug
00:00-00:00 | Aarhus University, building 1441
ROBO-PHILOSOPHY 2014 — SOCIABLE ROBOTS AND THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL RELATIONS
R2D2 and 3CPO are no longer far in the future--soon it may be common for us to interact with socially intelligent robots in contexts of public service, elderly care, health care, or education. What are the conceptual, ethical, and political implications of this development? Are we witnessing a turning point in human cultural history? Social robotics puts traditional philosophical questions about human nature into a new key.

News from Arts in English

2014.07.04 | History and achaeology

Harvard summer school in Aarhus

Harvard students are attending a summer school at Aarhus University for the seventh year in a row.

2014.03.11 | Research

Awarding Portuguese research grants

Professor emeritus Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, has been appointed by the national Portuguese research agency, Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, and the European Research Foundation, ESF, to the panel responsible for awarding the basic grants to the national Portuguese research c

2014.03.05 | People

Professor emeritus Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, appointed Honorary Professor

Professor emeritus Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, spent Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 as a Leverhulme Visiting Professor at University College London. UCL has now appointed him Honorary Professor from 2014-2019, affiliated with the School of European Languages, Culture and Society.

2013.10.18 | People

Svend Erik Larsen elected to international board

Professor Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Academia Europaea

2013.07.10 | Arts

Knowing the end goal increases productivity

A new study from Aarhus University provides insights about how science can help us to become more cooperative and productive – in private life, administration, business and industrial production. The key is to set clear goals as well as knowing what to expect from one another.

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