We Robot 2016 April 1-2 at University of Miami

October 05, 2015

We Robot 2016 is a conference at the intersection of the law, policy, and technology of robotics, to be held in Coral Gables, Florida on April 1 & 2, 2016. We Robot is now in its fifth year, returning to the University of Miami School of Law after being hosted by the University of Washington Stanford Law School last April. The conference web site is http://robots.law.miami.edu/2016.

Robotics seems increasingly likely to become a transformative technology. We Robot 2016 builds on existing scholarship exploring the role of robotics to examine how the increasing sophistication of robots and their widespread deployment everywhere from the home, to hospitals, to public spaces, and even to the battlefield disrupts existing legal regimes or requires rethinking of various policy issues.

The two-day conference is for those on the front lines of robot theory, design, or development and will present scholarly papers on: Come join the conversations between the people designing, building, and deploying robots, and the people who design or influence the legal and social structures in which robots will operate.
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