[robotics-worldwide] IEEE ICRA2009: Call for Tutorial and Workshop Proposals
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Wed Aug 13 08:45:39 PDT 2008
ICRA 2009 Tutorials and Workshops
Call for Proposals
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The 2009 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation
(ICRA2009) will be held in Kobe, Japan from May 12 to 17, 2009.
We solicit tutorial and workshop proposals that address
important and new topics related to the conference theme,
Robotics and IRT for Livable Societies, as well as robotics
and automation in general. Workshops should focus on areas
of active research, in order to provide an informal forum
for participants to exchange developing research results
and ideas. Tutorials should target established fields of
research, in order to provide descriptions on its state
of the art, by individuals who are recognized researchers
of the field. All workshop/tutorial proposals will be
reviewed by the ICRA 2009 Workshop/Tutorial Committee.
The initial submission of a tutorial or workshop contribution
must be accompanied by a summarizing (at most) two (2)
pages in the following specified format as a PDF file.
Please number and clearly delineate each section.
- Organizers (complete address, phone, and email)
- Abstract (less than 200 words, indicate full or
half day, workshop or tutorial)
- Motivation and objectives (less than 300 words)
- List of topics
- List of presenters with affiliations and status of confirmation
- Intended audience
- Tentative schedule and agenda (*)
- Contents of the workshop / tutorial proceedings
(if any, indicate paper or abstract proceedings, or
poster sessions, etc.)
- Relation to the previous ICRA or IROS workshops/tutorials.
(*) Dates and time: May 12 (9:00-17:00), 13 (9:00-12:00) and
17(9:00-17:00), 2009. Note that the date and time proposed
by the organizer may be changed in the final program, according
to the balance of topics and schedule.
Submission of proposals: September 15, 2008
Notification of acceptance: November 15, 2008
W/T agenda submission: January 15, 2009
Final W/T material due: March 1, 2009
*Submitting a Tutorial or Workshop Proposal via PaperPlaza:
Proposals, no longer than 2 pages in length, following the
format above must be submitted online via the PaperPlaza
system by September 15, 2008. Decisions will be announced
by November 15, 2008.
If you have questions regarding the proposal, please contact
the Tutorials and Workshops Charis.
(Email: workshops at icra2009.org)
Tutorials and Workshops Chairs
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