Robotics and Automation workshop
All R&A members will be invited, and also an invitation to IEEE and other mailing lists (ie the local community), as well as government and industry. The budget is for local travel and accommodation of a keynote speaker (US$500+US$300), lunch (US$1200), morning tea (US$400), afternoon tea (US$400) and US$800 to be sought from sponsorship.
Robots for older care
ECE Department seminar to be advertised to IEEE mailing list
Auckland and Christchurch
Planned DL visit organized by NZ South
Wearable Assistive Devices
Visit to Army Bomb Disposal Robots
NZ Central event with IET. Needs to be advertised to IEEE.