A first workshop will pave the way for the Workpackage 5 on Infant development and Robotics. The Workshop: “From Object Manipulation to tool use: infants, animals, robots” will be organised at the Paris Descartes University on September 26th 2013.

 Confirmed Speakers:

J. Kevin O’Regan

Jacqueline Fagard, Labo Psychologie de la Perception, Université Paris Descartes, France

Jeff Lockman, Dept of Psychology, University of Minnesota, USA

Daniela Corbetta, Dept of Psychology, University of Tennessee

Frank Guerin, Dept of Computing Science, University of Aberdeen, UK

Alex Kacelnik, Behavioural Ecology Research Group, University of Oxford, UK

Luciano Fadiga, Robotics, Brain and Cognitive Science, Italian Institute of Technology

Pierre-Yves Oudeyer, INRIA ( ), Bordeaux, France

Philippe Gaussier, ETIS (Image and Signal processing Lab), Cergy-Pontoise University, France

Elizabeth Price, Center for Behaviour and Evolution, University of Newcastle, UK