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Loesungen fuer Herausforderungen des Bauens in Deutschland: Baurobotik: Eine Antwort auf Baumängel, Wohnungsengpässe, Fachkräftemangel und Pflegenotstand? - Lehrstuhl am 20.2.2018 in Berlin auf Bautec
Chair delivers opening keynote for robotics catalyst center at hongkong science tech park
Chairholder Lectures at Civil Engineering Faculty of Hongkong University on Civitas Robotics/Robotic Society
Chairholder holds seminar on: robot oriented design, robotic industrialization, site robotics and automation, robotic ambience at chinese University in Sha Tin on Jan. 10th 2018
Chairholder holds seminar on robotic construction for future innovation, productivity and sustainability at hongkong university of sience and technology
Chair Holder as International Jury Member selects Construction Industry Council s Innovation Award 2017
Chair's Book Chapter on Construction Robotics is with Handbook of Robotics
Robotics for European Digital Construction Strategy 30th November 2017
BERTIM Newsletter #5 published
Chairholder Presents Keynote at the Construction Management Institute and Construction Association of Hongkong on the Bridge to Advancement New Horizons in Hongkong s Construction Industry
Special Issue of Journal of Gerontechnology focussing on REACH outcomes and edited by Prof. Dr.-Ing./Univ. Tokio T. Bock published
"Exosceleton and Humanoid Robotics in Construction and Built Environment" Chapter has reached over 14000 downloads
Keynote at Singapore Contractors Association Built Environment Summit 2017
DFG awards Chairholder with Eugen und Ilse Seibold Preis 2017
Imagine the Future 2017 Keynote
Chairholder deliver Opening Keynote at "Imagine the Future" Symposium George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
Chair is Scientific Committee Member of Future Furniture Design Research and Industry Conference
Special Invited Speeches of Chairholder at 17th National Construction Robotics Symposium and at Japan Society Civil Engineers in Tokyo Japan
Meeting Rooms at Boost Brothers are now named after Pioneers of Construction
br2 Chair Delivers Opening Invited Speech at Rais in Hongkong on 25th August 2017

 

Partners @ TUM


Partnerships within the Faculty of Architecture:

  • Chair of Building Construction and Material Science (Prof. Florian Musso)
    • Important Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Cooperation concerning Ambient Intelligence / Ambient Assisted Living, currently joint work on Joint EU-FP7 proposal
    • Joint Course "Methodology of Industrialization" (open for Students of M. Sc. Advancved Construction and Builing Technology and M. A. Architecture)
  • Chair for Industrial Design (Prof. Fritz Frenkler)
    • Prof. Bock is Mentor of Students in the M. Sc. Industrial Design
    • Joint supervison of Start Up's together with UnternehmerTUM
  • Department for Theory and History of Architecture, Art and Design (Prof. Winfried Nerdinger)
    • joint supervision of Diploma, Master and PHD Thesies related to Science and/or Technology History
  • Teaching and Research Unit for Technology and Design of Shell Constructions (Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tina Wolf)
    • Cooperation concerning Ambient Intelligence / Ambient Assisted Living, currently work on Joint EU-FP7 proposal related to AAL
    • Chair for Building Realization and Robotics offers the compulsory module "Technical Analysis of Deign Projetcs" to be related and jointly supervised to the teaching Unit's design studios.

Partnerships with the Faculties of Civil and Geodetic Engineering :

  • Chair for Building Process Management and Real Estate Management (Prof. Zimmermann):
    • Important Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology.
    • All Modules of the Chair for Building Realisation and Robotics are open to students of the Chair for Building Process Management and Real Estate Management and vice versa.
    • Joint design and practice of the Module „Frontier Engineering and Management (6 ECTS)" (open for Architects and Civil Engineers)
  • Chair for Building Materials and Material Evaluation (Prof. C. Gehlen)
    • currently work on Joint EU-FP7 proposal related Construction Automation
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Chair for Material Science (Prof. D. Heinz)
    • currently work on Joint EU-FP7 proposal related Construction Automation

Partnerships within TUM:

  • Chair for Robotics and Embedded Systems (Prof. A. Knoll), Faculty of Informatics
    • Main Partner in M. Sc Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Chair for Media Technology (Prof. E. Steinbach), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    • Partner in M. Sc Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Chair for Distributed Multimodal Information Processing (Prof. M. Kranz - CoTeSys), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Partner in the BMBF funded Research Project GEWOS
    • Partner in the BMBF funded Research Project PASSAge
    • Joint supervision of Master and PHD Theses
    • Joint Supervision of Design Studios (WS 2010/11 and SS 2011)
    • Prof. Kranz Guest Lecturer in Seminars of the Chair for Building Realization and Robotics and vice versa.
    • Joint Publications (already 4 joint Publications)
      • Linner, T., Kranz, M., Roalter, L., Bock, T. (2010) Compacted and Industrially Customizable Ambient Intelligent Service Units: Typology, Examples and Performance. The 6th International Conference on Intelligent Environments - IE'10, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, July 2010
      • Linner, T., Kranz, M., Ellmann, B., Bittner, A. (2010) Robotic Service Core for Ambient Assisted Living. 4th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare 2010, Munich, March.
      • T. Linner, M. Kranz, L. Roalter, T. Bock (2011) Robotic and Ubiquitous Technologies for Welfare Habitat. In: Journal of Habitat Engineering, Vol. 03, Number 1, pp. 101-110
      • S. Erdt, T. Linner, L. Herdener, L. Roalter, T. Schulz, T. Bock, M. Kranz, M. Kreitmair, J. Rieß, W. Setz, M. Struck, V. Velioglu, E. F. Moritz (2012) Systematic development of a complex personal health assistance system explained by the example of GEWOS activity furniture. In: Proceedings 5. Deutscher AAL Kongress: Demografischer Wandel – Assistenzsysteme aus der Forschung in den Markt, Januar, Berlin
  • Center for Prevention and Sports Medicine (Prof. Halle), Faculty of Sport and Health Science
    • Partner in the Research Project PASSAge
  • Chair for Preventive Diagnostics and Pediatrics (Prof. Dr. Renate Oberhoffer), Faculty of Sport and Health Science
    • Partner in the Research Project GEWOS
    • Joint Publications:
      • S. Erdt, T. Linner, L. Herdener, L. Roalter, T. Schulz, T. Bock, M. Kranz, M. Kreitmair, J. Rieß, W. Setz, M. Struck, V. Velioglu, E. F. Moritz (2012) Systematic development of a complex personal health assistance system explained by the example of GEWOS activity furniture. In: Proceedings 5. Deutscher AAL Kongress: Demografischer Wandel – Assistenzsysteme aus der Forschung in den Markt, Januar, Berlin
  • Heinz Nixdorf-Lehrstuhl for Medical Electronics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    • Joint activity in the Program Committee of Ambient assisted Living (AAL) Germany and Ambient Assisted Living Congress
  • Institute of Automatic Control Engineering (Prof. Dr. Ing / Univ. Tokio M. Buss - CoTeSys), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    • Joint Activity in the advancement of relations with Japan and researcher exchange between both countries
    • Joint engagement in the generation of new Erasmus Mundus Programs with Japanese Universities
  • Institute of Machine Tools and Industrial Management (Prof. Reinhardt, Prof. Zäh, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Joint supervision of Bachelor and Master theses
  • Chair for History of Technology (Prof. Zachmann, Prof. Wengenroth)
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Partner in Ubiquitous Live Support Systems - Lab(uli's²-Lab)
  • Chair for Strategy and Organization (Prof. Welpe)
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Cooperation concerning Ambient Intelligence / Ambient Assisted Living, currently work on Joint EU-FP7 proposal
  • Chair for Human-Machine-Cooperation (Prof. G. Rigoll), Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
    • Partner in Ubiquitous Live Support Systems - Lab(uli's²-Lab)
    • Joint Activity in Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) Germany
  • Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology (Prof. T. Lüth), Central Institute for Medical Technology
    • Joint Supervision of Bachelor and Master Students interested in the filed Ambient Assisted Living and Home Care
    • Partner in M. Sc. Advanced Construction and Building Technology
  • Chair for Philosophy and Theory of Science (Prof. Mainzer), Carl von Linde Academy
    • Ubiquitous Live Support Systems - Lab(uli's²-Lab)

Partnerships with non-academic groups / use of services within the Technical University of Munich:

  • TUM International Office
    • Joint supervision of incoming and outgoing Students of the ICI Education Cooperation Program with Japan (AUSMIP), Duration 2002-2013
    • Joint preparation of the Erasmus Mundus AUSMIP+ (Action 2, Stratd 2- for PHDs, Staff and Post Docs), 2011
    • Joint supervision of incoming and outgoing Students of of the Erasmus Mundus AUSMIP+, Duration 2012-2015
    • Joint Preperation of Double Degree Program with the two Korean Top Universities (Seoul National University, SKKU) – application handed in end of April – Duration 2012-2014
    • Joint supervision of Leonhard-Euler Stipendium for Master Students, PHDs and Post Docs, Duration: 2011-2013
    • Chair supervises the TUM-Exchange Program selection of applicants for Japan.
    • In coordination with TUM International Office the Chair holder (Prof. Bock) is supervisor of the relations to nearly all Japanese Universities:

  • TUM Summer University
    • Chair holds Workshop for TUM Summer University (since 2008)
    • Chair holds Workshop for TUM Winter University (since 2008)
    • Chair holds Workshop for Program "Innovation, Technology and Society in Germany" (Teaser for Students from East European Countries) (since 2009)
    • Chair holds Worksop for Pre-study Course in September (since 2010)
  • EntrepreneurTUM
    • Joint Evaluation and Supervision of Start-Ups
    • Supervision of the integration of UnternehmerTUM courses in M.A. Bachelor Program as Module Leader of Module 22WP Architekturmanagement und Rech
  • ACBT Representative in the Commission of Representatives of English Master Course
    • Active engagement in meetings related to corporate strategy and advertisement for English/international Master Courses
    • Active engagement in proposal for modular and prefabricated student dormitories
  • TUM Language Center
    • Joint setup of Special Culture and Language courses for Students, PHDs and Post Docs going to Japan
    • Joint coordination of communication with Japanese Embassy