News

Hongkong Government Center for Social Security: Gerontech Symposium 22.11.2018
Sino German Design Center: Industrial Design Innovation: emerging interdisciplinary engineering
br2 Chair Arranges French/Russian Cooperation
Weiter mit Alb - Traum - Haus oder endlich ein Traum - Haus und noch etwas Geld zum Leben übrig?
Disruptive Change in the Construction Industry – Use of Robots in Construction
How can standardization foster the impact of Horizon Europe projects?
Keynote at Design Computing Conference 2018 in Prague: "Robot Oriented Design Computing"
Chairholder keynote for Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare
Transformer Architecture Summer Workshop Japan
DFG Seibold Lecture in KyuTec
Modular Building Institute USA holds its European Council Meeting at TUM br2
REbuild 2017 | Intervista a Thomas Bock - Baurealisierung und Baurobotik TU Munich
Mr. Ituralde presented the EU BERTIM Project at ISARC 2018 in Berlin.
Dr Bahriye Ilhan presented EU Project ZERO-PLUS in Japan
Chairholder delivers Keynote on Strategic Research Programme for Robotics at Cities of Tommorrow Summit Singapore
Mr Wen Pan and Mr Rongbo Hu presented their scientific papers at the Creative Construction Conference (CCC) 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia
br2 Organizes 2 Missions from Hongkong Science and Technology Park and Construction Industry Council to Europe(Finland and Germany) on Automation and Robotics in Infrastructure and Modular Industrialized Building for Affordable Housing
Chair facilitates start-up creation in the field of construction robotics
Chairholder invited to university hospital geneva to talk on: The Robotic Future of Elderly Care
New CIB Proceedings W119-TG93: International Conference on Smart, Sustainable and Sensuous Settlements Transformation (3SSettlements)

 

Non Academic Partners


Institutional partnerships (eg foundations, research funders, non-university institutional partners)::

  • Activity in program committee of the German Innovation Partnership Ambient Assisted Living (AAL, BMBF+ VDI/VDE) since the start of the initiative
  • The Chair hosts the Wasser-Wüste-Welt – Foundation
  • Coordinator of CIB Working Commission, W119 on "Customised Industrial Construction"
  • Chair holder is Director in Program Committee of International Association for Automation and Robotics in Construction (IAARC), Eindhoven,
  • Director Asian Habitat Society Beijing,
  • International Institute for Construction Technology Innovation (IICTI), Tokyo
  • Member Program Committee of National Conference "Robotic", VDI/VDE
  • Research Evaluation for FWF Austrian Science Fund, Austria's central funding organization for basic research
  • Research Evaluation for Korean Research Foundation (KRF)
  • Research Evaluation for Australian Government Grants Council
  • Research Evaluation for Gobierno de Chile, Comision National de Investigation Cientifica y Technologica, Chile
  • Activity in Several Editorial Boards, for example:
    • Journal of "Construction Innovation – Information, Process, Management", Emerald Group Publishing
    • "Robotica", Journal of Information, Education and Research in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge University Press
    • International Research Journal "Automation and Robotics in Construction", Elsevier
    • "International Journal of Construction Management", The Chinese Research Institute of Construction Management
  • Research Evaluation for Korean Sciences Foundation (KOSEF)
  • Research Evaluation for Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Automation
  • VDI Bayern, Technik in Bayern (TIB) – the engages in VDI activity and the chair regularly publishes articles in the VDI magazine TIB
  • TIS Innovation Park / Steinbeis Transfer Zentrum Bozen – Research Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • RKW Rationalisierungs-Gemeinschaft Bauwesen – the engages in VDI activity and the chair regularly publishes articles in the RKW magazine "Informationen Baurationalisierung" (ibr).
  • Activity in the "Studiengemeinschaft Fertigbau"
  • Swedish Construction Industry Association. The chair organized already several research trips to Japan and China for the Swedish Construction Industry Association

Partnerships within the private sector (eg, industrial, commercial):

  • KUKA (Robotics), Joint Research Activity: Kuka provided already several Robot systems for scientific experiments and student teaching activity
  • Yasukawa/Motoman (Robotics), Joint Research Activity: Yasukawa provided already several Robot systems for scientific experiments and student teaching activity
  • EnOcean (Sensor Systems) – Partner in the Research Project GEWOS, Representatives engage in teaching activity in the Master Corse Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Integrieret Schaltungen IIS, Erlangen (Sensors Systems)- Partner in the Research Project GEWOS
  • HMM Diagnostics GmbH (Medical Sensor Systems) – Partner in the Research Project PASSAge, further proposal currently under development.
  • Kompetenzzentrum Alpines Bauen (KAB – Association of High-Tech Companies in North Italy) - Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • TIS Innovation Park / Steinbeis Transfer Zentrum, Bozen - Partner in the Research Project LISA
  • Synco GmbH –Chair does Contract Research for Synco
  • Airport Munich (Flughafen München AG) – Representatives engage in teaching activity in the Master Corse Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Takenaka Europe (Internationally Active Japanese Construction Company)- Representatives are regularly guest critics of student projects and design studios
  • Sekisui Chemical / Housing Division (Biggest Housing Supplier in Japan) - Chair does Contract Research for Sekisui
  • WSP Group (global design engineering and management consultancy), Representatives are regularly guest critics of student projects and design studios
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Arbeitswirtschaft und Organisation (IAO) – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild
  • NCC Group – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild
  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland – Partner in the Research Project ManuBuild