Digital Human Symposium 2009


Pre-Registration is now being available.


  • Theme: New Perspectives in digital human technology -human, information, and robotics-
  • Date: March 4, 2009 (Wednesday)
  • Place:
    • Symposium: National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation(7th floor MIRAI CAN Hall)
      2-41, Aomi, Koto-ku Tokyo 135-0064
    • Open house: AIST Waterfront (Access Map)
      2-41-6 Aomi, Koto-ku Tokyo 135-0064 Continue reading

General Information

The transformation of accumulated information into actual knowledge is a matter of central importance for the iAS.

But how is information turned into knowledge? Or, more generally, how does a society based on information become a society based on knowledge?

To start with, we need to join the databases of technical information with those of semantical information, to lay the foundation for a new system of knowledge. Continue reading