Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan

Socio-Cognitive Competencies in Child-Robot Interaction

Short Bio

Shoji Itakura, Fellow Professor and Vice-director of the Center for Baby Science, Doshisha University. A Professor Emeritus of Kyoto University. He got Master degree with the paper entitled “Use of mirror by Japanese monkeys” and Ph.D. from Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, with the doctoral thesis entitled “Use of personal pronouns by a chimpanzee.” His current measures are developmental science, Developmental Cybernetics, and evolutionary developmental psychology. He has published 200 peer review papers and book chapters.