UCP IEEE organized a two day International Workshop on “Frontiers of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics” on 27th and 28th March 2019 at University of Central Punjab. Event included talks, tutorials and competitions. Researchers from all over Pakistan joined on a single platform to share their ideas and state-of-the-art research in the field of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics.
Guest Speakers included Dr. Yasar Ayaz, Chairman, National Center of Artificial Intelligence (NCAI), Head of Department & Associate Professor, Department of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Islamabad, Specially-Appointed Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering and Robotics, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, JAPAN.
Dr. Yasir Niaz, Assistant Professor, UOL
Dr. Wajahat Mahmood Qazi, Assistant Professor, COMSATS Lahore, Researcher in Quantum Computing,
Dr. Muftooh ur Rehman Sidiqqi, Chartered Engineer, Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Dr. Noman Naseer, HEC Approved Supervisor, Vice President IEEE Robotics and Automation Society, Pakistan
Department of Mechatronics Engineering,
Air University, E-9, Islamabad
Dr. Syed Atif Mehdi, Assistant Professor UCP
Dr. Mian Muhammad Awais, Professor LUMS
Dr. Faisal Rashid Sheikh, Director Artificial Intelligence Research Lab (AIRL), KICS.
Assistant Professor, Department of CS & Eng. UET, Lahore.
Vice President Pakistan Pattern Recognition Society (PPRS)
Syed Tanweer Shah Bukhari, Sr. Lecturer COMSATS Lahore.
Competitions included Line Following Robots, Maze Solving Robots & Final Year Project Evaluation Competition.
The event culminated with a vote of thanks by Dr. Syed Atif Mehdi and souvenir distribution to the guests and organizers.