[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] CFP and Participants: 2013 Int. Symposium on Medical and Rehabilitation Robotics & Instrumentation (MRRI2013) and Int. Robot PRIDE Competition 2013 (PRIDE2013)

Hanafiah Yussof hanafi3013 at hotmail.com
Fri Sep 20 06:56:17 PDT 2013

==CFP & Participants: MRRI2013 & PRIDE2013, Shah Alam, Malaysia, 2-4 Dec. 2013==
IEEE Robotics and Automation (IEEE-RAS) Malaysia Chapter, in collaboration with the Center for Humanoid Robots and Bio-Sensing (HuRoBs), is proud to announce the 3rd 2013 International Symposium on Medical and Rehabilitation Robotics and Instrumentation (MRRI2013) and 2nd International Robot PRIDE Competition 2013 (PRIDE2013) that will take place at Shah Alam, Malaysia from 2nd to 4th December 2013.
<<<2013 International Symposium on Medical and Rehabilitation Robotics and Instrumentation (MRRI2013)>>>
Website: http://www.robotpride.org/mrri2013
MRRI2013 intend to highlights the latest results from leading research labs, universities and clinics in the field of medical and rehabilitation robotics and its related  technology. A special focus is on clinical evaluation and promotion of  interaction between engineers, clinicians and therapists. The conference also includes patient and caregiver testimonials as well as sessions  about standardization of technology, technology transfer, and assessment tools.
MRRI2013 welcomes submission of high quality papers within the areas  stated in  the conference scope. Accepted papers will be published in Journal  Procedia Engineering by Elsevier that will appear in Sciverse  ScienceDirect database after the conference, and are normally included  in SCOPUS, Elsevier’s online abstract and citation database covering  over 16,000 scientific periodicals from many different publishers.  Extended version of selected best papers will be consider for  publication in selected journals. MRRI2013 will organize a workshop on  the first day of the conference focusing on recent technology to assist  autism therapy. Among invited keynote speakers:Prof. Emilia I. Barakova (Eindhoven Univ. of Technology, Netherland)Prof. Irini Giannopulu (UPMC, France)Assoc. Prof. Adel Ali Al-Jumaily (Univ. of Technology Sydney, Australia) Important DatesFull Paper Submission:          31 Oct. 2013Acceptance:                            10 Nov. 2013Submission Digest:                15 Nov. 2013Registration & Payment:      15 Nov. 2013Final Camera-Ready Paper:  1 Dec. 2013MRRI2013:                              2-4 Dec. 2013 For more details visit MRRI2013 website: http://www.robotpride.org/mrri2013 <<<2nd International Robot PRIDE Competition 2013 (PRIDE2013)>>>Website: http://www.robotpride.org  PRIDE is an annual event organize by IEE-RAS Malaysia Chapter and HuRoBs. The objective of PRIDE2013 is to explore  and exhibit innovative ideas and design within the scope of Robotics,  Sensors, Automation, Computation and Intelligent Systems. The  competition focus on fundamental and application using creative  engineering and computer technology towards potential exploration as  commercial products. PRIDE is a platform where inventors meet the  investors. PRIDE2013 is endorsed by Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) and Ministry of Education (MOE) Malaysia. PRIDE2013 will consists of 4 categories:1) School: Primary, Secondary, High School2) College/University: College, University, Research Institute3) Open/Industry: Individual, Industry4) NAO-PRIDE: Open for teams using humanoid robot NAO Important DatesProposal Submission:                 15 Oct. 2013Acceptance:                                  31 Oct. 2013Final Proposal & Digest:             15 Nov. 2013Final Registration & Payment:  15 Nov. 2013PRIDE2013:                                   2-4 Dec. 2013 Many awards and prizes to be won. 
For more details visit MRRI2013 website: http://www.robotpride.org

Hanafiah Yussof, Ph.D
Centre of Excellence for Humanoid Robots and Bio-Sensing 
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Universiti Teknologi 
40450 Shah Alam Selangor Malaysia
Tel: +603-5543 6455  Fax: +603-5543 
Email: hanafi3013 at hotmail.com / 
hanafiah1034 at salam.uitm.edu.my / hurobs at gmail.com 
Website: http://hanafiahyussof.com/



Research Fellow
Complex System Computing 
Graduate School of Information Science
Furo-cho Chikusa-ku, Nagoya Japan 464-8601


Chair, IEEE Robotics and Automation 
Society (RAS) Malaysia Chapter

Member, Young Scientist Network 
(YSN) Academy Science Malaysia (ASM) 



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