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  • Dec
    3

    Our Future with Robots

    McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    3:30 PM ITW classroom, 1-350, Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center

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    Our Future with Robots: A Panel Discussion and Open House in Celebration of the Launch of the Center for Robotics and Biosystems

    Talk and Panel
    3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center
    ITW Classroom (1-350)

    Reception and Open House
    4:30 – 6 p.m.
    Technological Institute
    2nd Floor AB Wing Atrium

    About the Center for Robotics and Biosystems

    The Center for Robotics and Biosystems is working toward a future where humans and robots collaborate seamlessly to achieve what is currently impossible; where sensors, actuators, and controllers are inspired by biological principles; and where robotics and computational modeling lead to breakthroughs in our understanding of human and animal neuromechanics. Because our future will benefit from the synergistic co-evolution of humans and robots, the center’s research focuses on the science and engineering of embodied intelligence.

    Introductory Remarks

    Kevin Lynch
    Chair and Professor of Mechanical Engineering
    Director, Center for Robotics and Biosystems

    Panel Moderator

    Robert Wolcott
    Cofounder and Executive Director, Kellogg Innovation Network

    Panel Speakers

    Brenna Argall
    Associate Professor of Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Mitra Hartmann
    Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering

    Daniel Linna Jr.
    Senior Lecturer of Computer Science and Law, Director of Law and Technology Initiatives

    Mark P. Mills
    Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute, Author of the book Work in the Age of Robots

    Todd Murphey
    Professor of Mechanical Engineering

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    TIME Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

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  • Nov
    27

    Thanksgiving vacation begins 6 p.m.

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    TIME Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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  • Nov
    28

    Thanksgiving Day

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    TIME Thursday, November 28, 2019

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  • Dec
    2

    Fall Classes resume 8 a.m.

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    TIME Monday, December 2, 2019

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  • Dec
    7

    Fall classes end

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    TIME Saturday, December 7, 2019

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  • Dec
    9

    Fall examinations begin

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    TIME Monday, December 9, 2019

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  • Dec
    14

    Winter Break Begins

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    TIME Saturday, December 14, 2019

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  • Dec
    14

    Northwestern Engineering PhD Hooding and Master's Recognition Ceremony

    McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    4:00 PM Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

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    TIME Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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  • Dec
    26

    Winter Recess - University Closed

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    TIME Thursday, December 26, 2019

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  • Dec
    27

    Winter Recess - University Closed

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    TIME Friday, December 27, 2019

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  • Dec
    30

    Winter Recess University Closed

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    TIME Monday, December 30, 2019

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  • Dec
    31

    New Year's Eve

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    TIME Tuesday, December 31, 2019

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  • Jan
    1

    New Year's Day

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    TIME Wednesday, January 1, 2020

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  • Jan
    6

    Winter Classes begin 8 a.m.

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    TIME Monday, January 6, 2020

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