To seek funding from all identifiable national and international sources in the public,
industrial, and private sectors, to finance research and development projects. These
projects will be multidisciplinary where possible to ensure the full spectrum of
mechatronic, communication, and human factor aspects are appropriately addressed. To
strengthen and expand the existing team. To keep abreast of the
latest work in telepresence worldwide. To continuously explore enabling technologies from
diverse fields for potential application in telepresence systems.