[robotics-worldwide] URAI 09 CfP

Dennis Hong dhong at exchange.vt.edu
Mon Feb 23 07:07:08 PST 2009

Dear Colleague,

The 6th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient  
Intelligence (URAI 2009)

October 28 - 31, 2009, Gwangju, Republic of Korea

The 6th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient  
Intelligence (URAI 2009),hosted by Korea Robot Society (KROS) will be  
held on October 28-31, 2009 at Kimdaejung Convention Center, Gwangju,  
Korea. Other robot related events (Automobile-Robot Exhibition and  
World Light Exposition) will be also held during this week. The aim of  
this conference is to bring together researchers, engineers and  
practitioners to present their ideas and recent works related to the  
various aspects of ubiquitous robots, ambient intelligence, HRI,  
mobile robotics, sensors and networks. Four days conference consists  
of one day’s workshop, two days’ technical program, and half-day’s  
unforgettable cultural tour program around Gwangju. We are pleased to  
invite you to submit papers and video, propose the organized sessions,  
and attend the URAI 2009. The TOPICS covered by the conference are,  
but not limited to:


Division I : Ubiquitous Robots

Network-based Robotics, Ambient Intelligence, Intelligent Space /  
Environment Technologies, Human-Robot Interaction, Robot Vision and  
Audition, Robot Intelligence and Learning, Robotic Agents, Sensor  
Network and Sensor Fusion

Division II : Robotic Mechanisms and Systems

Navigation / Localization, Robot Kinematics and Dynamics, Robotic  
Mechanisms and Design, Humanoid Robots, Haptics / Teleoperation,  
Sensors and Actuators, Medical / Rehabilitation Robotics, Biorobotics,  
Control Architecture and Middleware

AUTHOR SCHEDULE: Important dates
May 15, 2009:   Initial submission of short papers (2 pages)
June 15, 2009 :  Notification of Acceptance

July 31, 2009 :  Submission of camera ready papers/video


In the initial submission, authors are required to submit
a short paper (2 pages)

In the final submission, authors select one of the following three  
submission types.

1.  Regular papers (4-6 pages), which report novel and significant  

2.  Work in progress papers (2-4 pages), which present recent ideas  
and on-going works

3.  Video papers (2 pages+video), which report successful  

Please submit your papers or video written in English to http://www.kros.org/urai2009/ 
  where templates can be found. The presented papers will be further  
screened for possible publication in Journal of Intelligent Service  

Sponsored by Korean Robot Society

Technically co-sponsored tentatively by IEEE Robotics and Automation  
Society, Robot Society of Japan(RSJ), Robot Society of Taiwan(RST)

All inquiries related to the conference to Secreteriat :
  Ji Yeong Lee (Hanyang Univ., Korea)
  e-mail : jiyeongl at hanyang.ac.kr
  Tel: +82-31-400-5253

Byung-Ju Yi, Ph.D.
General Chair of URAI 2009
Hanyang University

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