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Case Study about HRI-JP’s Social Robot Haru


Case Study about HRI-JP’s Social Robot Haru now online! In collaboration with the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC), HRI-JP integrated UNICEF’s Policy Guidance on AI for Children into their participatory design approach for robot Haru. HRI-JP engaged with children in Japan and Uganda, raising awareness for children’s rights and technical requirements.

Join HRI-EU as our new Manager Administration


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At HRI, we believe in Innovation through Science. You too? Then join HRI-EU as our new Manager Administration with a focus on human resource and organizational development. If you are interested in organizational development, want to work in a research oriented environment and like a challenge, we are looking forward to meeting you!!

Internship Intelligent Systems at HRI-JP in Tokyo, Japan


Our sister institute in Japan is offering internship programs for excellent students enrolled at a German university studying computer science, engineering or physics with a major in artificial intelligence and intelligent systems.

Cooperative Storytelling – Social Robot Haru and Researchers create unique stories together


How to best show cooperative behavior if not in jointly creating something unique?

Congrats to the Digital Future Challenge winners!!!


This year’s Digital Future Challenge Finale ended Friday night with five amazing ideas showing great potential for corporate digital responsibility.

Cover page in journal “Algorithms”


Cover page in journal “Algorithms” for our cooperative optimization approach in mobility! Congrats to our scientists and collaboration partner, TU Wien, publishing their novel research and getting recognition from the scientific community.

Mentoring Hessen Mentees visit HRI-EU


After more than one year, today we were able to welcome our first visitors again – two Mentees of the Mentoring Hessen Program.
Taking precautionary measures, they were invited to visited their Mentors, Martina and Patricia, at our institute to get a glimpse into a career as a scientist.

„Shaping the digital future“


„Shaping the digital future“ is the motto of this years Digital Future Challenge DFC2021. The student competition is organized by Initiative D21 e. V. and Deloitte Deutschland-Stiftung.

HRI becomes Global Network Honda Research Institutes from April 1st, 2021


Tokyo, Offenbach, San José

Global Network Honda Research Institutes is the new organizational format in which our three advanced research institutions of Honda in Japan, Europe, and the United States will grow together and combine our research excellence. This will further strengthen the impact and increase the speed of our scientific and innovation activities.

Next Generation AI Researcher


You are looking for a job in science that shapes the future? Knowledge representation and common sense reasoning are NOT foreign concepts to you? And you have novel ideas?