[robotics-worldwide] IEEE RAS Summer School on "Robot Vision and Applications"
jruizd at ing.uchile.cl
Mon Aug 20 18:22:56 PDT 2012
(Please distribute this call for participation among colleagues,
students, friends and people interested on robotics)
First Call for Participation
The IEEE RAS Summer School on "Robot Vision and Applications" will be
held on December 3-7, 2012 at the School of Engineering of the
Universidad de Chile, in Santiago, Chile.
The summer school is co-funded by the recently created IEEE RAS Summer
School Program, and it is technically sponsored by the IEEE RAS
Technical Committee on Computer & Robot Vision and the IEEE RAS
Education Committee. The official language of the summer school is
English, and it will include tutorial courses, keynote lectures, a
student poster competition, and live demonstrations (autonomous
vehicle, robot soccer, domestic robots, quad-copters).
The IEEE RAS Summer School Program will fund travel grants for
students not living in Chile (USD$850 for international students; USD
$425 for students from neighbor countries), and the local organization
will cover the registration fees of all international students.
In the next few weeks the summer school details will be made public
(website, technical program, timeline for application to the travel
The summer school is also sponsored by the IEEE Latin American
Robotics Council (http://ewh.ieee.org/reg/9/robotica/), and the IEEE
RAS Chile Chapter, and organized by the Advanced Mining Technology
Center - AMTC of the Universidad de Chile (http://www.amtc.cl/).
Prof. Dr. Javier Ruiz-del-Solar, Executive Director
Advanced Mining Technology Center - AMTC
Universidad de Chile
Av. Tupper 2007, 837-0451 Santiago, Chile
Ph. +56-2-978 4207
Email: jruizdelsolar at amtc.cl; jruizd at ing.uchile.cl
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