[robotics-worldwide] Second CFP: IEEE ROBIO 2013 in Shenzhen, China: December 12-14 2013

Jason Gu Jason.Gu at Dal.Ca
Fri Aug 2 18:18:55 PDT 2013

Dear Colleague,

It is our pleasure to announce The 2013 International Conference on
Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO 2013) http://2013.robio.org/ to be
held from December 12 to 14 at the Shangri-La Hotel in the vibrant,
beautiful, and young city of Shenzhen, China.
The theme of Robio 2013 is Robots living with human being in modern
society, reflecting the ever growing interests in research,
development and applications in the dynamic and exciting areas of
robotics and biomimetics. Shenzhen, located in the Pearl River Delta
and neibouring Hong Kong, is the fastest growing city in the world
and famed as the world manufacturing factory, populated by visitors
from all over the world and featuring attractive tourist spots, world
class conference and hotel facilities, and beautiful beaches and golf
courses. Robio 2013 promises to be a great event for all
participants, with excellent technical and social programs.

Contributed Papers:  Full papers must be submitted in PDF format
prepared strictly following the IEEE PDF Requirements for Creating
PDF Documents for the IEEE Xplore?. For detailed format information,
please visit the conference website. All accepted papers will be
indexed by EI and included in IEEE Xplore.
Proposals for special sessions are welcome. The conference invites
high quality original research papers in the broad areas related to
robotics, biomimetics and their applications. Topics include, but not
limited to, the followings:
biologically inspired robotics
biomimicking robots/systems
humanoid robots
legged robots
aerial robots
underwater robots
service robots
mobile robotics
micro/nano robotics
motion planning
grasping and manipulation
medical and rehabilitation robotics
multi-robot and distributed robot systems
modular robot systems
human-machine interface
human-robot interaction
robot search and rescue
robot control
robot vision
image processing
sensor networks
machine learning in robotics
intelligent systems
smart structures, materials, and actuators
cellular/molecular motors

Best Paper Competition: All submitted papers will be included in the
evaluation for the Best Conference Paper and Best Student Paper

Journal Publications: Expanded versions of the accepted and presented
papers with excellent reviews will be invited for publication in
leading SCI and EI journals.

Tour Packages: Tourist packages to local and nearby attractions will
be available.

Important Dates:

Aug. 31, 2013 Submission of original PDF full papers in IEEE format
Aug. 31, 2013 Submission of organized focused theme session proposals
Oct. 15, 2013 Notification of paper and organized session acceptance
Oct. 31, 2013 Submission of final papers and advance registration

We look forward to meeting you in Shenzhen, China in December 2013.
For further information, please access the website http://2013.robio.org/

Kindest regards,

General Chair:
  MENG Max Q.-H., China
  General Co-Chairs:
  HAMEL William R., USA
  SIEGWART Roland, Switzerland
  WANG Tianmiao, China
  WANG Yuechao, China
  YAO Yingxue, China

Organizing Chair:

  ZHAO Jie, China

Organizing Co-Chairs:

  LIU Yunhui, China
  PU Jiexin, China
  XU Guoqin, China
  ZHANG Chengjin, China

Program Chair:

  GU Jason J., Canada

Program Co-Chairs:

  DING Han, China
  FU Yili, China
  HUANG Qiang, China
  YU Haibin, China
  ZHU Xiangyang, China

Reginal Program Chairs:

  KOSUGE Kazuhiro, Japan
  LIU Peter X., Canada
  HAN Jianda, China
  ZHANG Jianwei, Germany
  ZHANG Mingjun, USA

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