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== Cognitive Robotics ==
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== Robotics and AI in Africa ==  
[[Cognitive Robotics Resources]] <BR>
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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.
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics [http://www.ieee-coro.org Website] <BR>
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== Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Machine Learning in Africa ==
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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>
There is increasing awareness of the positive impact that AI, robotics, and machine learning will have on developing countries. The fields provide opportunities for social and economic empowerment but they also pose some significant challenges.  
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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>
Three questions arise: What role will AI, robotics, and machine learning 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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* [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>
  
Some of 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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You can find background material with links to many resources <strong>[[Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Machine Learning in Africa | here]]</strong>.
  
Others are highlighted in an invited talk [http://www.vernon.eu/downloads/Africa_Embraces_AI.pdf Africa Embraces AI, Robotics, and Machine Learning] given at [https://clawar.org/icres2020/ ICRES 2020], the International Conference on Robot Ethics and Standards, Taipei, September 2020.
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== AI in Europe ==
  
My [[Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, and Machine Learning in Africa]] page provides links to related resources.
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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 Resources]] <BR>
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* [http://www.ieee-coro.org IEEE Robotics and Automation Society Technical Committee for Cognitive Robotics] <BR>
  
 
== Teaching ==
 
== Teaching ==
  
Additional material to support some of the [http://www.vernon.eu/courses.htm courses] on my main website.   
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Support material for some of the [http://www.vernon.eu/courses.htm courses] on my main website.   
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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>
  
*  Introduction to [[Cognitive Robotics]]
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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)
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* [[DSA Software Development Environment | Data Structures and Algorithms for Engineers]]  software development environment 
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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 07:12, 31 October 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.

You can find background material with links to many resources here.

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.