As a speaker, I talk—in plain language—about a range of tech topics, from the prospect of robots inheriting the Earth, to the future of Alexa, the ubiquitous digital assistant.

AI & Ethics Read more >

  • speech UCL

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) Ethics: What Are they and Why Do they Matter?

    University College London (UCL) Information Studies Dept. Artificial Intelligence Research Talk. November 3, 2021.


  • Use Cases for Conviviality and Privacy in Ambient Intelligent Systems

    Luxembourg, Luxembourg, SnT 2012

  • Privacy challenges in ambient intelligent systems: A critical discussion

    Isle of Groix, France, 3rd Privacy Protection Symposium – Atelier de la Protection de la Vie Privee, June 19, 2012

  • Conviviality Measures

    Taipei, Taiwan, 10th Int. Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, May 5, 2011

  • Enhancing Cooperation in Distributed Information Systems using Conviviality and Multi-Context Systems

    Hyderabad, India, Multi-disciplinary Trends in Artificial Intelligence – 5th International Workshop, MIWAI, December 8, 2011

  • Towards Temporal Conviviality Measures

    Ghent, Belgium, 23rd Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence, November 3, 2011

Art & Culture Read more >

  • What Does the Future Look Like for Robots?

    Will robots take over the world? Will robots become slaves, in that case? Will robots become our equals, then—our peers? What are robots ‘good for,’ so to speak? What are the ethics of putting robots to use? What’s your interpretation of ethical AI?

    An interview–in French–for the art project Esch-Mars, November 13, 2021.


  • Humans and Robots in Dialogue?!

    Luxembourg, MUDAM museum of modern Art, May 25, 2016

  • Museum of Modern Art Luxembourg (MUDAM), La nuit des Idees, L’imagination au Pouvoir “Sciences: Imagination as a source of progress”

    Invited Speaker and panelist, Jan 25, 2018

  • MHVL monthly demonstrations of Luxembourg United games to the public for the Football Halleluja exhibit

    Dec. 2016 – Feb 2017

  • MHVL Fan Zone: Penalty shootout of robot soccer teams: Luxembourg United vs. Netherlands

    Nov. 13, 2016

  • Luxembourg City History Museum: Demonstration of Luxembourg United team training

    Oct. 8, 2016 (on the web, and in print)

Artificial Intelligence Read more >

  • Conviviality and Privacy in Ambient Intelligent Systems (CoPAInS)

    University of Luxembourg-SnT Partners’ Day. Invited speaker: Presentation of the project, demonstration of the Internet of Things (IoT) Laboratory, and posters. Neumunster Abbaye, Luxembourg, 2013.

  • Computing coalitions in Multiagent Systems, A contextual reasoning approach

    Prague, Czech Republic, European MultiAgent Systems Conference (EUMAS), December 18, 2014

  • Argumentation Theoretic Foundations for Abstract Dependence Networks

    Beijing, China, International Conference on Agreement Technologies, August 2, 2013

  • Combining Norms, Roles, Dependence and Argumentation in Agreement Technologies

    Kanagawa, Japan, International Workshop on Argument for Agreement and Assurance, October 27, 2013

  • Information Dependencies in MCS: Conviviality-Based Model and Metrics

    Dunedin, New Zealand, 13th International Conference on Principles and Practice of Multi-Agent Systems (PRIMA), December 6, 2013

  • Combining Norms, Roles, Dependence and Argumentation in Agreement Technologies

    Delft, The Netherlands, 25th Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence, November 7

Innovation Read more >

  • Mind and Market Innovation Forum, Deloitte/Luxinnovatio/FNR: Invited Speaker and demo “Robocup Project”

    June 19, 2016

  • Chambre des Metiers, Digitalisation conference, presentation and demos of Robots

    Luxembourg City, June 8, 2016

  • Luxembourg Startup Weekend, Technoport Belval, Judge for the Entrepreneurs’ competition

    Luxembourg, May 2013

  • Dr Patrice Caire, 1st row center, guest speaker and jury member, at the final awards ceremony of Luxembourg Startup weekend, Nov. 2993

    Luxembourg Startup Weekend, Technoport Belval

    Guest Speaker and Jury Member for the Entrepreneurs’ Challenge

    Luxembourg, November 2013

  • Startup Weekend Luxembourg, Technoport Belval, Judge for the Entrepreneurs’ competition

    Luxembourg, November 2014

  • LuxInnovation Business meets Research: Demos and presentations to Luxembourg decision makers.

    May 21, 2015

Social Robotics Read more >

  • Luxembourg United Team Description Report Presentation

    Nagoya, Japan, Robocup July 31, 2017

  • Luxembourg United Qualification Document for RoboCup Presentation

    Nagoya, Japan, Robocup July 30, 2017

  • Collaborative Explanation and Response in Assisted Living Environments enhanced with Humanoid Robots

    Rome, Italy, 8th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART), Feb. 24, 2016

  • A MCS-based methodology for computing coalitions in Multirobot Systems

    Prague, Czech Republic, Cognitive Robots (CogRob) @ ECAI European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, August 19, 2014

  • Springbreak Inauguration Day, Luxembourg United demonstrations of 2-team games on official size pitch

    March 22,2017

  • Welcome Day at Uni.lu: demos and presentations of Luxembourg United and the Social Robotics Lab

    Sept.20, 2016

Women Advocacy Read more >

  • Vision and Validation

    Founder Institute Event, Invited Speaker and Mentor, Feb.-May, 2019

  • WomenGoTech – Vodaphone, “Innovation”

    Invited Speaker, June 14, 2018

  • PwC Connected Women Event, “From scientific research ideas to market and society”

    Invited Speaker, May 17, 2018

  • The Network conference, Public-Private support for Entrepreneurs in Luxembourg: Invited Speaker

    Luxembourg, Feb.26, 2014

  • Geek Girls Carrots Luxembourg: Invited Speaker

    Luxembourg, December 9, 2014

  • Women’s Entrepreneurship Day: Invited Speaker. (See Luxemburger Wort article, SnT report, Delano article and Chronicle article.)

    Luxembourg, Nov. 19, 2014

Patrice is available for writing and speaking engagements, art exhibitions and curation.