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IOANNA GIORGI is a postgraduate research student at the Department of Computer Science and part of the Cognitive Robotics Lab Research Group (COROLAB) at the University of Manchester (UK). Her research interests are in natural-language-facilitated neurorobotics, multiple language grounding, artificial social companions, and human-robot and robot-robot cooperation. She is working on the framework of cognitive neural models for language development and their applications in developmental robotics.

Current Topic: Semantic Cognition Modelling for Humanoid Robots via Multiple Language Grounding


Academic year 2020 - 2021

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) in Cognitive Robotics (COMP34212) and Master Project (COMP66090) at the Department of Computer Science, The University of Manchester.


Academic year 2018 - 2019 and 2019 - 2020

Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) in Mobile Systems (COMP28512) at the Department of Computer Science, The University of Manchester.


October 2018 – December 2018

Demonstrator in Security & Computer Networks (SEC103), Wireless Technology and Network Programming (NET205) at the School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics, the University of Plymouth.


Academic year 2017 - 2018

Associate Lecturer in Radiofrequency Systems 1 & 2, Fundamentals of Telecommunication, Wireless Systems and Graph Theory, at the Faculty of Information Technology, Polytechnic University of Tirana, Albania.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Science, Telecommunication Engineering: Thesis "From Low Earth Orbit to Medium Earth Orbit Satellites for Search and Rescue Missions", Polytechnic University of Tirana


Award Date: 25 Jul 2017

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Telecommunications: Thesis "Enhancing TCP congestion control mechanism for improved performance in Wireless Networks", Polytechnic University of Tirana


Award Date: 16 Jul 2015

External positions

Research Placement on natural-language-facilitated cognitive and robotic architectures, at the Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems (CRNS), University of Plymouth

20 Aug 201830 Nov 2018

Areas of expertise

  • QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Developmental Robotics
  • Cognitive Architectures
  • Natural-language-facilitated Neurorobotics
  • Natural Language Understanding
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning


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  • Best Paper Award (SOMET18)

    Giorgi, Ioanna (Recipient), 27 Sep 2018

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