Tess den Uyl, PhD is a research consultant at VicarVision, a software company specialised in emotion recognition. Her interest and expertise are in topics related to implicit measurements, emotions, and innovative technologies. She is project manager of projects such as EyeReader (webcam based eye-tracking), and the AAL social robot project AI2BeWell. She has a background in cognitive neuroscience and is also a lecturer at the University of Amsterdam.
Dr. Roberta Bevilacqua is a psychologist and psychotherapist, specialized in Clinical Psychology at the Bologna University. Her research interests are: technology acceptance, AI, social and rehabilitation robotics, usability, coaching, user-centred and participatory design, health and eHealth literacy. She is Principal Investigator of projects such as E-VITA “European-Japanese Virtual Coach for Smart Ageing”, and GUARDIAN (AAL-2020) “The social robot companion to support homecare nurses”.
Andrei Marin is the executive Director at IRIS Robotics, he is a PhD student at Faculty of Automatic Control & Computer Engineering which is part of Gheorghe Asachi Technical University of Iasi. Passioned about robots since high school, when he participated at different international robotics competitions, decided to start in 2017 IRIS Robotics by creating the first Romanian humanoid robot. Currently, his effort and research are directed to the creation of complex functions and applications for humanoid robots based on artificial intelligence and machine learning.