[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Call for Papers TEEM'15: Track 3 - A Robot in the Classroom

Manuel Silva MSS at isep.ipp.pt
Thu Apr 9 02:44:57 PDT 2015


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Dear colleagues,

Considering your work and research in related areas, we cordially invite you to submit a paper to TEEM 2015 - Track 3: A Robot in the Classroom.



TEEM 2015 Call for Papers

7-9 October 2015, Porto, Portugal http://teemconference.eu

Track 3: A Robot in the Classroom



Purpose:

Robotics in Education tries to strengthen different skills for future engineers/scientists by the means of the design, construction and programming of robots. These skills are related to various ?elds like science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Also, and equally important, the introduction of the robot in the classroom, both at school and college and even as extracurricular activity, promotes a host of outcomes such as technological ?uency, creativity, participation, support, collaboration and cooperation.

The purpose of this track is to bring together researchers, teachers and practitioners interested in the Robotics in Education. This track intends to emphasize the exchange of experiences, methodologies and materials to motivate students about science and technology.

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Topics

* Experiences with new teaching materials
* Web-based materials, virtual worlds and simulation
* Open source material
* Laboratory experiments in educational robotics
* Teaching Methodology
* Design of educational projects with robotics
* Pilot studies in educational robotics
* Robotics in school
* Development of Curriculum in robotics at the University
* Experimental evaluation of hardware and software platforms
* Free and printable Robots
* Competitions as motivation activities



Papers Format

All contributions (5-8 pages) will be written following the ACM template (http:// www.acm.org/sigs/publications/pubform.doc) and should apply ACM Computing Classi?cation categories and terms. The templates provide space for this indexing and point authors to the Computing Classi?cation Scheme at http://www.acm.org/ about/class/1998. The ?rst anonymous version must be submitted in PDF.

Paper must be submitted through EasyChair platform (https://www.easychair.org/ conferences/?conf=teem2015).

All accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings, which will be published in the ACM Digital Library as a volume in its International Conference Proceedings Series with ISBN.

Authors with best papers will be invited to prepare and submit extended versions to be considered, after a new peer review, for publication in several special issues of the following scienti?c journals. Some of them are mainly linked to speci?c tracks (as it is described in each track page), others have a more transversal scope and papers from all tracks may be invited.



Important dates:

Paper Submission: May 15
Noti?cation of acceptance: June 30
Camera-ready version: July 21
Authors' registration deadline: July 26
Conference dates: October 7-9



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Please kindly forward this e-mail to your colleagues or students who may be interested.?



Hoping to see you at TEEM 2015!

Kind Regards,
The TEEM 2015 Organizing Committee??


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Manuel Fernando dos Santos Silva
Professor Adjunto
ISEP-Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto
Departamento de Engenharia Electrotécnica
Rua Dr. Antonio Bernardino de Almeida
4200-072 Porto, Portugal
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Manuel Silva
Professor Adjunto

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