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Regulation, Governance and Ethics Workshop Agenda -12th & 13th March 2024

Day 1 – Tuesday 12th March

University of Dundee, LRCFS Boardroom, Ewing Building

12.30Arrival and registration with light lunch refreshments
13.00Welcome from the University of Dundee – Professor Michael MacDonald (Associate Dean of Research, School of Science & Engineering), Professor Niamh Nic Daeid (Director of the Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science, University of Dundee)
 Overview from the lead of the Smart Cobotics Centre – Professor Niels Lohse (Loughborough University)
 Introduction to the workshop and the objectives of the event – Professor Angela Daly (University of Dundee)
13.30 – 15.00Overview of work on Regulation, Governance and Ethics
 Current state of the art – Dr. Riccardo Vecellio Segate (University of Groningen)
 Ethical framework for human-robotic collaboration in manufacturing – Dr. Tiziana C. Callari (Loughborough University)
 Attitudes of engineers – Dr. Anne-Marie Oostveen (Cranfield University)
 Roadmap of socio- economic factors for continuous engagement with stakeholders
 The stakeholder map – Dr. Ella-Mae Hubbard (Loughborough University)
 Questions & Answers
15.00 – 15.20Refreshment break
15.20-16.20Keynote speech from Associate Professor Filippo Santoni de Sio (Delft University of Technology)
 AI at work: Design for freedom, justice and responsibility
16.20 – 16.45Analysis and next steps from workshop Day 1
16.45 – 17.00Close of Day 1 with Professor Lisanne Gibson, Vice Principal for Research (University of Dundee)
18.00 – 22.00Optional evening reception
 Dinner and private gallery tour of The McManus, Dundee
Arrival at 6pm for speech by Bill Campbell, Dundee’s Lord Provost

Day 2 – Wednesday 13th March

09.30Welcome from Professor Sarah Hendry, Head of The Law School (University of Dundee) Recap of Day 1 from Professor Angela Daly (University of Dundee and Smart Cobotics Centre)
10.00 – 11.00Keynote speech from Professor Frauke Zeller, School of Computing, Engineering and The Built Environment (Edinburgh Napier University)
 Ethics and regulations for designing social robots
11.00 – 11.15Refreshment break
11.15 – 13.00Expert panel session, including:
 Steph Wright from the Scottish AI Alliance
 Stephen Peacock from the Information Commissioner’s Office
 Adam Surtee from the Information Commissioner’s Office
 Nicholas Hall from the Health & Safety Executive
13.00 – 14.00Lunch  
14.00 – 14.30A conversation with Mr. Michael Marra, MSP for North East Scotland
14.30 – 16.00 Group activity with Dr. Simon Downs, Loughborough University
Good Neighbours: mapping the boundaries between people and machines
16.00 – 17.00Feedback from group activity and next steps

18.30 – 23.30Optional evening reception
 Dinner and private gallery tour of V&A, Dundee Gallery tour commences 18.30