By Team Techweek2

Did you know a New Zealand company has designed a robot that can not only identify when a kiwifruit is ripe, but precisely pick it to avoid bruising? Hear stories like this, and learn the science and ethics of robotics and artificial intelligence at the events featured below.

 

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10 Billion Mouths

23 May 2018 — 8:00am
ASB Baypark Arena, Tauranga

New Zealand agritech innovators are exploring new ways to feed the world. Join the conversation in Tauranga on 23 May.

Free

AI and Computer Vision applications, impacts, ethics

23 May 2018 — 7:30am
University of Otago, Auckland Centre, Auckland

A University of Otago panel will discuss advances, diverse applications, impacts and ethics of AI, machine learning and computer vision.

$

Kids' Robotics Challenges!

19 May 2018 — 2:00pm
Imagination Station, Christchurch

A 2-hour robotics challenge session for kids!

$

LandWISE 2018: Technologies for Timely Actions

23 - 24 May 2018
Havelock North Function Centre, Hawkes Bay

Join lead farmers and growers, researchers and tech developers to see how agtech is and can be applied on farm.

Free

VEX Robotics Kiwi Finals and New Game Launch

19 May 2018 — 11:00am
Ara Institute of Canterbury, Kahukura Building, Christchurch

Watch and cheer on teams at the Christchurch Challenge Secondary Schools VEX Robotics competition finals and see the VEX 2018/19 Game Reveal


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