Sponsor and Organizer of World Class Symposiums and Workshops
For Robots in Autism
A request for workshop or symposium presentations may be submitted below.
Dr. Shelley Margow, Children Therapy Works (GA)
Prof. Pamela R Rollins is an Associate Professor in the Communication Disorders program within the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas, Callier Center for Communication Disorders.
John Rochford, INDEX Program, E.K. Shriver Center, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.
Prof. Momotaz Begum, Ph.D. Ph.D. in 2010 from the University of Waterloo, Canada: "robot perception and learning" at the Center for Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. Postdoctoral fellow at the Socially Intelligent Machines lab, Georgia Tech (2010-2011) and the Intelligent Assistive Technology and Systems Lab, University of Toronto (2012-2013). Prior to joining the University of New Hampshire, Research Assistant Professor in the Computer Science department at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Dr. Thierry Karsenti, M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D. (panel participant) holds the Canada Research Chair on Technologies in Education. He is a Full Professor at the University of Montreal and the director of CRIFPE (Research Center on Teachers and Teacher Education), which received the Canadian Education Association Whitworth Award for Best Education Research Center in Canada.
Dr. Tracy Crowe, Ph.D. (panel participant) most recently served as Superintendent of the Spencer-East Brookfield Regional School District and is now a practicing Educational Consultant.
Prof. Momotaz Begum
University of New Hampshire
Dr. Henny Admoni, Carnegie Mellon University
Understanding Natural Human Behavior with Assistive Robots
Dr.Thierry Karsenti, University of Montreal
Impacts of humanoid robots on children with autistic spectrum disorder
Dr. Nilanjan Sarkar, Vanderbilt University
A review of Robotic Mediated Interventions
Francesca Dansereau M.Ed; Ph.D. (candidate),
Social Tree Foundation
The Promise of Robot-Mediated Autism Intervention. Moving Beyond the Robot
Mary Ellen Paradiso, Ridgefield Schools, Ridgefield NJ, USA
The REAL Program Robot Enrichment
Comprehensive Proceedings Report- Available