At the formal sitting on August 23, 2018 at 11.00 in Aula Maxima TUKE, the Scientific Board of the Technical University of Košice granted the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa
to prof. Dr. Kaoru Hirota
from the Beijing Institute of Technology and Professor Emeritus of Tokyo Institute of Technology.
The title was granted for the significant contribution to the development of international cooperation with TUKE and promoting education in the field of artificial intelligence and intelligent robotics.
Professor Hirota belongs to globally recognised personalities in the field of artificial intelligence and intelligent robotics. By his willingness to promote scientific and educational growth of the creative staff of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics TUKE, he helps to improve the quality of human resources and thus TUKE reputation in the international arena.