[robotics-worldwide] Call for Papers IEEE ICRA 2012
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Mon Aug 15 18:57:29 PDT 2011
Call for Papers
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation
RiverCentre, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA, May 14-18, 2012
ICRA, the robotics community's premiere annual academic
conference, will be held in Saint Paul, MN, May 14-18, 2012.
The ICRA theme is "Robots and Automation: Innovation for
Tomorrow's Needs." Robotics and automation are at the
crossroads of new developments in algorithms, hardware, and
software that pave new routes in technological innovation.
Prospective authors should submit PDF versions of their paper.
Six pages in standard ICRA format are allowed for each paper,
including figures. A maximum of 2 additional pages is permitted.
Detailed instructions for submission are available on the
conference website http://www.icra2012.org.
Invited sessions on new topics or innovative applications will
be considered. These sessions, subject to the regular review
process, will consist of four to six papers. Prospective organizers
should include a brief statement of purpose for the sessions as
well as the abstracts of the papers to be included. All the
invited session papers should be submitted like the regular
1.5 to 3 minute videos illustrating new and exciting results
will be showcased in a special video session. Submission
instructions are detailed on the conference website.
Tutorials and Workshops
Proposals for half- or full-day workshops will be reviewed
according to instructions on the conference website. The Tutorials
Chair will actively recruit tutorial organizers to create
theme-based archival material. Tutorials are only by invitation.
It is expected that the Technical Committees will play a more
active role in the workshops. Prospective organizers should work
with the appropriate Technical Committee to propose relevant topics.
Both physical and virtual exhibit sites will be featured at the
venue. Information for virtual exhibitors will be available on
the web site.
September 16, 2011: Submission deadline
January 6, 2012: Acceptance notification
February 10, 2012: Final contribution deadline
General Conference Chair
General Conference Co-Chairs
Henrik Christensen, Rudiger Dillman, Shigeki Sugano
Kostas Kyriakopoulos, Stergios Roumeliotis, Satoshi Tadokoro
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