​​​​​ABC Robotics – Agricultural, Biological and Cognitive Robotics Monthly Seminars

Last Monday of the month

09:45 - 10:00 - Refreshments

10:00 - 11:00- Talk

Alon Building for Hi-Tech (Building 37) Room 202


Spring semester 2019






Amit ​Svarzenberg 

Open Innovation Manager at Samsung R&D Institute Israel​

Samsun​g Research Open Innovation Technical Hurdles​


​​​​Karniel Computationa​l Motor Control Workshop

​Due to the Karniel Computational Motor Control Workshop on March 24-25, the ABC Monthly Seminar for March will be on Wednesday March 27 in conjunction with the Biomedical department seminar

Time:  14:00-15:00
Location:  Building 51, room 015
See Details below:


Prof. Allison Okamura​
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stanford University

​​Let's be Flexible: Soft Haptics and Soft Robotics​


​Prof. Simon D. Levy​

​Visiting Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, BGU

Innovative Drone Research: Bridging the Gap betw​een Hardware and Simulation


​Dr. Jessica Cauchard

​​Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, BGU

​Are You Autonomous? Towards Designing Natural Interactions Between People and Drones​

Fall semes​ter 2018/2019






Dr. Raziel Riemer

Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, BGU

Biomechanical energy harvesting as a base for exoskeleton: theory, design, and results


​Ephrat Messing

Research & Development Authority, BGU

​Opportunities in the Robotics Area of Horizon 2020 with an emphasis on the upcoming Horizon 2019 Calls


​Polina Kurtser, Post Doctorate student

Boaz Arad, PhD student

Industrial Engineering & Management, BGU

Computer Science, BGU

​Sweeper: Sweet Pepper Harvesting Robot


​Dr. Tal Shafir

​The Emili Sagol Creative Arts Therapies Research Center, University of Haifa

Emotion perception and expression through movement in human-robot interaction