Oliver Schürer

Oliver Schürer, Senior Scientist Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.,
is researcher, curator, editor and author as well as Senior Scientist and Deputy head at the Department for Architecture Theory and Philosophy of Technics, Vienna University of Technology. He has given numerous international lectures and did many publications mainly on technology and media in architecture. He has curated a variety of small and large conferences as well as series of events. Since 2008 he conducts experimental projects in the arts, as he develops theory by interlinking architecture, art, engineering and humanities intensely. In 2014 he founded the transdisciplinary group H.A.U.S., researching “Humanoid robots in Architecture and Urban Spaces.”

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Robot Machina and her friend Eva reminisce on visiting the windup doll “Coppélia” at the Vienna Volksoper 5.2.19

A splendid night at the opera, in seven scenesMachina is a special doll. She is a robot and enthusiastic fan of Coppélia. Because she loves the heartwarming representation of a…

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Robot Machina will visit the opera performance of the doll “Coppélia” at the Vienna Volksoper

(Für deutschen Text nach unten scrollen) Machina is a special doll. She is a robot and enthusiastic fan of Coppélia. Because she loves the heartwarming representation of a doll by…

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Workshop “Trust in Robotic Systems” at conference “Developing Support Technologies, Integrating Multiple Perspectives to Create Assistance that People Really Want”

Workshop „Vertrauen in robotische Systeme“ Um mit robotischen Systemen in unmittelbarer Nähe umzugehen, brauchen Menschen eine Art grundlegende Hypothese als Antizipation über das zukünftige Verhalten dieser Systeme: Vertrauen. Wie kann…

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“Cultural Spaces and Humanoid (S)Care” publication at the Frontiers in “Artificial Intelligence and Application” Series

The workshop “Cultural Spaces and Humanoid (S)Care” had been held at the at the ROBO-Philosophy conference 2018 Conference „Envisioning Robots in Society—Politics, Power, and Public Space“ 14-17.2.2018 fulltext Abstract workshopHumanoid…

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“An applied ethics to laiaise humanoids with humans” publication at the Frontiers in “Artificial Intelligence and Application” Series

The text of “An applied ethics to laiaise humanoids with humans” is derived from a lecture, held at the at the Robophilosophy Conference 2018„Envisioning Robots in Society—Politics, Power, and Public…

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Lecture-performance “Doppelganger” cycle 3, at the annual meeting of the European Social Fund (ESF) on “Digital skills in education and work”

Lecture-performance by Oliver Schürer, Eva-Maria Kraft and Christoph Müller (H.A.U.S.) delighted to cooperate with Rupert Huber, 20.11.2018. ESF

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