Tech Industry Luncheon - June 15
Using technology to achieve mobility for all
Speaker: Douglas A. Moore, Director of Technology for Human Support, Toyota Motor North America
Toyota is actively researching ways to apply advanced technology solutions, universal design and cutting-edge robotics to enrich the lives of people with limited mobility including seniors who are disabled. In this presentation find out how the community can become involved in this amazing wave of technological advances while helping Toyota achieve its goal of mobility for all.
About the speaker:
Douglas A. Moore is Director of Technology for Human Support Group for Toyota Motor North America, where he focuses on applying new technology solutions and robotics to enrich lives and advance the freedom of mobility to more people. Toyota is actively researching ways to apply advanced technologies to help people with limited mobility, including seniors or those who are disabled, and in his role, Doug is helping realize Toyota's goal of mobility for all.
Combining his mechanical and computer science background, Doug has been working on cutting-edge robotics and technology for more than 15 years. He currently leads Toyota's efforts in North America to apply the company's Human Support Robot (HSR) to help people with limited mobility, such as seniors and people with disabilities.
Before Toyota, he worked to develop brain-based AI models. Doug received his bachelor's degree from the University of California at San Diego and master's degree from the University of California Irvine.
Doug Moore talks about Toyota's Human Support Robot