Our presentation "S Egami, S Nishimura and K Fukuda, VirtualHome2KG: Constructing and Augmenting Knowledge Graphs of Daily Activities Using Virtual Space" won the Best Poster award at ISWC2021, which is one of the top conferences in the Knowledge Graph domain.
Our presentation "S Egami, S Nishimura and K Fukuda, VirtualHome2KG: Constructing and Augmenting Knowledge Graphs of Daily Activities Using Virtual Space" has been selected as one of the three Best Poster Candidates at ISWC2021, which is one of the top conferences in the Knowledge Graph domain.
We have launched our youtube channel.
Best Paper Award of the 7th International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population (HCII2021) has been conferred to Dr. Satoshi Nishimura and Dr. Ken Fukuda for the paper entitled "Towards Representation of Daily Living Activities by Reusing ICF Categories."The presentation proposes an ontology as a controlled vocabulary for describing daily living activities that will contribute to realizing the simulation of a dangerous situation and activity recognition in a video.
Dr. Lorenz Granrath, Supervisory Innovation Coordinator, AIST, and Dr. Ken Fukuda, DKI Research Team Leader, AIRC, AIST each gave a presentation at the seminar organized by the UAE embassy and entitled "Society 5.0 and AI research and education in the UAE and Japan" on Dec. 16th.
Dr. Jokinen held a tutorial at Interspeech2020: Tatsuya Kawahara and Kristiina Jokinen: Spoken Dialogue for Social Robots. Tutorial at Interspeech-2020 (virtual) Oct 25, 2020.
European Commission and Japan launched their cooperation on Smart Ageing as part of the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation action scheme.
Dr. Egami joined our team.
Dr. Jokinen was invited as a panelist in "Women in AI" in ECAI2020.
A new Data-knolwedge Integration Research Team has been established.