[robotics-worldwide] Deadline Extended: [RO-MAN 2013] Call for papers: Work-in-Progress/Interactive Demonstration/Video Papers

Antonio Sgorbissa antonio.sgorbissa at unige.it
Tue Apr 2 23:28:43 PDT 2013

Apologies if you receive multiple copies of this announcement!

There are still a few days left to submit a Work-in-Progress/Interactive 
Demonstration/Video Paper

Gyeongju, Korea
August 26-29, 2013

**Important Dates

Mar. 31, 2013 --> Apr. 15, 2013: Deadline of Submission for 
Work-in-Progress Papers
                                                         Deadline of 
Submission for Interactive Demonstration or Video Papers

Apr. 25, 2013 --> May 3, 2013: Notification of Paper Acceptance

May 30, 2013--> June 7, 2013: Deadline of Submission for Camera-Ready 
Final papers

**Paper Submission

*Work-in-Progress Papers for Poster Presentation

Special poster session is prepared to present research results in there 
early stage from both academia and industry. 2 page extended abstract 
should be submitted via PaperPlaza site for the conference.

*Interactive Demonstration Papers

Interactive Demonstration Session is designed to foster practical 
research into novel human-robot interaction technology. Groups that are 
interested in demonstrating their novel ideas and results with real 
robots or artifacts are encouraged to participate. The participating 
groups should submit a video clip showing the interactive demonstration 
as well as the 2 page extended abstract. The accepted contributors have 
to interactively demonstrate their results on site.

*Video Papers

Videos illustrating new and exciting results are sought for dedicated 
video sessions. Videos should be accompanied by the 2 page extended 
abstract and should be submitted via the PaperPlaza submission site for 
the conference.

Detailed instructions for paper submission: 
Submitting paper (PaperPlaza): 

** Relevant Topics

Fundamental interaction components:
- Visual sensing and cognition: gesture, posture, face, facial expression
- Auditory cognition: cognition/interpretation of voice, sound or language
- Novel interface substitution and interaction modalities
- Motion planning and navigation in the proximity of humans
- Haptic interaction
- Robot software architectures and development tools

Intelligence and emotion:
- Context awareness and intention understanding
- Intelligent spaces
- Knowledge and inference processing
- Machine learning and adaptation in human-robot interaction
- Motivations and emotions in robots
- Coordination in human-robot teams

Social/Ethical/Aesthetic issues:
- Social, economic and legal acceptability of interactive robotic systems
- Human factors and ergonomics in human-robot interaction
- Sociality/Personality of robots or virtual characters
- Robotic motions and expression based on cognitive psychology

Art & technology:
- Robots in art and entertainment
- Art pieces supported by robotics
- Sound design for robots
- Storytelling in HRI
- Innovative robot designs

Case studies and applications:
- Robotic co-workers, robotic companions and social robots
- Assistive and rehabilitative robots
- Educational robots
- Virtual and augmented tele-presence applications
- Androids and other applications

IEEE RO-MAN 2013 Secretariat - Korea Robotics Society (KROS)
Address : #504, The Korea Science and Technology Center, 
(635-4,Yeoksam-dong)22,7Gil, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea (ZIP 
Tel : +82-2-783-0306 / Fax : +82-2-783-0307
E-Mail : roman at ro-man2013.org / Homepage : www.ro-man2013.org

Antonio Sgorbissa

Assistant Professor
Department of Informatics, Bioengineering, Robotics and Systems Engineering
University of Genoa, Italy

EU Video/Poster Chair for IEEE RO-MAN 2013

Phone: (0039) 0103532706

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