[robotics-worldwide] Invitation to participate: ARSO 2011

Radu B. Rusu rusu at willowgarage.com
Tue Aug 23 21:01:50 PDT 2011


IEEE ARSO 2011: A workshop on Advanced Robotics and Its Social Impacts

October 2-4 2011
Ritz-Carlton Hotel
Half-Moon Bay, California

--- Workshop Website ----

   http://www.arso2011.org/

--- Workshop Description ---

The 2011 IEEE Workshop on Advanced Robotics and its Social Impacts
(ARSO) will explore applied robotics research in the context of social
impact and related commercial and legal issues. Participants will be
world class robotics researchers, investors, and industry and
government representatives. This year's workshop will be held
immediately after the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent
Robots and Systems (IROS) 2011 in the Ritz-Carlton Resort, Half Moon
Bay in California. The workshop will focus on discussions and
developing collaborations, serving as a venue to share our vision for
the future of robotics and its impact on society. Organized in single
track sessions consisting of panel discussions, and invited talks, the
workshop will include robotics in areas such as (but not limited to)
the following:

education,
entertainment,
rehabilitation and medical applications,
service,
search and rescue,
transportation, and
telepresence.


--- Important Dates ---

   Deadline for hotel registration:  September 1, 2011
   Workshop: October 2-4, 2011


On behalf of the organization committee,
Radu.
--
ARSO 2011 General Chair


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