Hirotaka Osawa

Assistant Professor
University of Tsukuba
Participates in 4 items

Dr. Hirotaka Osawa is an assistant professor in University of Tsukuba. His research field is in human-agent interaction, including development of anthropomorphic devices, simulation for social agent using social games, and humanity studies using science fictions. His own research focuses on how human-like appearance and attitude improves interaction between a user and machines. He also focuses on how social intelligence would improve our society. Dr. Osawa received his PhD in Engineering, MS and BS in Computer Science from Keio University.
 

Sessions in which Hirotaka Osawa participates

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
17:00
17:00
Japanese Science Fiction - 50 minutes - 17:00 NZST  -  17:50 NZST
Programming - Programme Room 1 (Webinar) Panel
Mari Kotani, Meiji University (Panelist) Dohjin Miyamoto, University of Tsukuba (Panelist) Hirotaka Osawa, University of Tsukuba (Panelist) Taiyo Fujii, SFWJ (Panelist) Takayuki Tatsumi, Keio University (Moderator)

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
9:00
9:00
Programming - Programme Room 5 (Zoom Meeting) Panel
Hirotaka Osawa, University of Tsukuba (Panelist) Farah Mendlesohn, BSFA (Panelist) Elsa Sjunneson (Panelist) Lars Backstrom, auticon (Moderator)
16:00
16:00
Universal Rights in the Age of AI - 50 minutes - 16:00 NZST  -  16:50 NZST
Programming - Programme Room 5 (Zoom Meeting) Panel
Hirotaka Osawa, University of Tsukuba (Panelist) L.J. Kendall, L. J. Kendall Publishing (Panelist) Barbara Howe (Panelist) Benjamin C. Kinney, Escape Pod (Panelist) Mikko Rauhala (Moderator)

Saturday 1 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
18:00
18:00
Intersection of Science Fiction and Technology in Japan - 50 minutes - 18:00 NZST  -  18:50 NZST
Programming - Programme Room 4 (Webinar) Panel
Terrie Hashimoto (Moderator) Dohjin Miyamoto, University of Tsukuba (Panelist) Yugen Yashima (Panelist) Hirotaka Osawa, University of Tsukuba (Panelist)