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Not all robots are terminators! (Robots could cure, too.)

friendly robot

Thursday, April 12, 2018
1:30 – 2:30 PM
ENGR 103

About the Presentation

Within this session Matthew will demonstrate some of the challenges associated with the current (conventional) healthcare delivery for post stroke therapy and represent robotic solutions to tackle them.

photo of Matthew EsmaeiliAbout the Presenter

Matthew Esmaeili, PhD
Robotic Healthcare

Matthew has 8 years of experience in human robotics. He did his PhD from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (ranked 11th among the world’s top universities by QS); during this time he went on multiple of scientific missions internationally, including Imperial College London, UK and Institut des Systèmes Intelligents et de Robotique, France. After PhD, he worked with couple of deep-tech start-ups to develop hands-on experience in dynamic management roles. Later, he joined as Technology Manager in highly reputed Rehabilitation Research Institute of Singapore, a S$100M joint investment institution by NTU, A*STAR and National Healthcare Group to perform Asian centric research in rehabilitation. Finally, to bring his passion of giving back to society, he has co-founded ARTICARES, a company that offers tech based rehabilitation solutions.