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The VIROS project was mentioned in a meeting with the Norwegian Minister of Digitalisation.

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Published July 7, 2019 11:26 AM

One PhD and one Postdoc/Researcher Fellowship in Reducing Vulnerability Regarding (Healthcare) Robotics (3 and 4 years, resp.) in Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway  

The position is affiliated to the Robotics and Intelligent Systems group at the University of Oslo, Norway (

The goal of the fellowships is to develop knowledge about and technology for reducing vulnerabilities regarding robotics. The focus will be on privacy, security and safety, particularly in healthcare contexts.The fellowships are a part of the Research Council of Norway funded project Vulnerability in the Robot Society (VIROS, 2019-2023). The project is a cross-disciplinary collaboration between the Department of Private Law and Department of Informatics at the University of Oslo and some other departments and partners. Its aims at developing technology and proposals for regulatory measures to reduce vulnerabilities regarding robotics.