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== Robotics and AI in Africa ==
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AI can have a very positive impact on developing countries. To see why and understand how, take a look at the following.
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* [http://www.vernon.eu/publications/19_Vernon_RAM.pdf Robotics and Artificial Intelligence in Africa], [https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8931075 IEEE Robotics & Automation Magazine, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 131-135, December 2019]. <BR>
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* [http://vernon.eu/publications/2021_Alupo_et_al.pdf  Realizing the Potential of AI in Africa], in Towards Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence Systems, M. I. Aldinhas Ferreira, O. Tokhi eds. Intelligent Systems, Control and Automation: Science and Engineering. Springer  (forthcoming).<BR>
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* [http://www.vernon.eu/downloads/Africa_Embraces_AI.pdf Africa Embraces AI, Robotics, and Machine Learning]", a talk at [https://clawar.org/conference-proceedings/icres-conference/icres-2020-proceedings/ ICRES 2020], the International Conference on Robot Ethics and Standards, Taipei, September 2020. <P>
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* [[Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Machine Learning in Africa | Background material with links to many resources]]
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== AI in Europe ==
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[[AI in Europe | A collection of links]] that map Europe's strategy for research, development, and innovation in human-centric, sustainable, secure, inclusive, and trustworthy AI
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== Cognitive Robotics ==
 
== Cognitive Robotics ==
 
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[[Cognitive Robotics Resources]] <BR>
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* [[Cognitive Robotics Resources]] <BR>
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics [http://www.ieee-coro.org Website] <BR>
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* [http://www.ieee-coro.org IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics] <BR>
[[List of Members of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics | <span style="color:#FFFFFF>IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics - List of Members.</span> ]]
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<!-- [http://aicor.wikispaces.com/SPARC+ROCKeu2+Coordination+Activities SPARC ROCKeu2 Coordination Activities]. -->
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== Robotics in Africa ==  
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== Teaching ==
There is increasing awareness of the  positive impact that AI and robotics will have on developing countries. In particular, providing opportunities for social and economic empowerment but also posing some significant challenges.
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Three questions arise: What role will robotics play, how can Africa best exploit the opportunities that intelligent automation and cognitive robotics have to offer, and how can Africa offset the threats posed by global factors?
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These issues are discussed in [http://www.vernon.eu/publications/19_Vernon_RAM.pdf Robotics and Artificial Intelligence in Africa], [https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8931075 IEEE Robotics & Automation Magazine, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 131-135, December 2019].
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The [[Robotics in Africa]] page provides links to related resources.
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Support material for some of the [http://www.vernon.eu/courses.htm courses] on my main website.
  
== Teaching ==
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* [[Artificial Cognitive Systems]] <BR>
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* [[DSA Software Development Environment | Data Structures and Algorithms for Engineers]]  software development environment <BR>
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* [[Cognitive Robotics | Cognitive Robotics]] <BR>
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* [[Principles of Computer Programming]] code snippets <BR>
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* [[Robotics: Principles and Practice]] <BR>
  
Additional material to support some of the [http://www.vernon.eu/courses.htm courses] on my main website. 
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== Research ==
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[http://www.vernon.eu/research.htm Research Activities] <BR>
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[[The CINDY Cognitive Architecture]] (legacy project)
  
* Introduction to [[Cognitive Robotics]]
 
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== Links ==
 
== Links ==
  
Here are  some [[Links|random items of interest]].
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[[Links| A collection of links to interesting websites]].

Latest revision as of 17:22, 20 September 2021

Robotics and AI in Africa

AI can have a very positive impact on developing countries. To see why and understand how, take a look at the following.

AI in Europe

A collection of links that map Europe's strategy for research, development, and innovation in human-centric, sustainable, secure, inclusive, and trustworthy AI

Cognitive Robotics

Teaching

Support material for some of the courses on my main website.

Research

Research Activities
The CINDY Cognitive Architecture (legacy project)

Links

A collection of links to interesting websites.