[robotics-worldwide] 2012 IEEE/IFR Invention & Entrepreneurship Award (IERA) Award (Deadline Feb. 29. 2012)
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IFR ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS FOR IERA 2012 AWARD
Applications for the IEEE/IFR Invention & Entrepreneurship Award (IERA
Award) will be accepted until *29 February 2012*. The IEEE Robotics and
Automation Society (IEEE RAS) and the International Federation of
Robotics (IFR) jointly sponsor the Invention and Entrepreneurship Award.
The purpose of this award is to highlight and honor achievements in
robotics. Inventors with value creating ideas and entrepreneurs who
propel those ideas into world-class products are eligible to apply. The
IERA Award 2012 will be presented at the IEEE/IFR Joint Forum on
Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Robotics and Automation (IERA)
Wednesday May 23, 2012 at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany.
A prestigious plaque and a US$2000 prize will be awarded to the winner.
More details regarding the application procedure including a
downloadable Call for Nominations are available from
IFR International Federation of Robotics
c/o VDMA Robotics + Automation
Lyoner Straße 18
60528 Frankfurt am Main
Telefon +49 69 6603-1697
Fax +49 69 6603-2697
E-Mail secretariat at ifr.org
www.ifr.org - www.worldrobotics.org
Raj Madhavan, Ph.D.
Chair, Standards Committee & Assoc. VP, Industrial Activities Board
IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
Tel: (301) 975-2865 Fax: (301) 990-9688
Email: madhavan.ieeeras at gmail.com
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