[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] ICRE 2015 - Two days to extended deadline for submission of papers

Joao Sequeira joao.silva.sequeira at tecnico.ulisboa.pt
Fri Jun 19 11:29:40 PDT 2015

*ICRE 2015*
International Conference on Robot Ethics,
The University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal, 23 – 24 October 2015

[Apologies for any cross-posting]

Dear colleague,
We are pleased to inform you that ICRE 2015 will be hosted by The 
University of Lisbon, and held at Pavilhão do Conhecimento/Ciência Viva 
in Lisbon, Portugal during 23 – 24 October 2015.

The conference will feature technical and social programs. The technical 
program will comprise plenary, oral and poster sessions. Articles 
submitted for inclusion in the conference will be peer reviewed before 
acceptance. It is envisaged that the conference proceedings will be 
produced on CD/flash drive. Accepted articles will only be published in 
the conference proceedings if at least one of the authors registers for 
the conference and presents the paper at the conference.

ICRE 2015 will also feature a Media competition, Animation and Cinema 
competition and Industrial Robot Exhibition.

*/Key Dates:/*
Submissions of full manuscripts: Extended Deadline *22 June 2015* - 12pm CET
Notification of paper acceptance: 15 July 2015
Submission of final (accepted) papers: 15 August 2015
Early bird (reduced fee) and author registration: 15 August 2015
Preliminary program: 21 September 2015
Conference: 23 - 24 October 2015
Exhibition: 21 - 24 October 2015

We would like to invite you to submit your contributions according to 
the key dates given above.

*/Submission of Papers:/*
The technical program of the conference will comprise oral and poster 
presentations. Prospective authors are invited to submit their papers 
electronically in pdf format in double column style by the indicated 
deadline for consideration for inclusion in the conference. The papers 
must follow either Latex or Word templates. Paper style templates can be 
downloaded from the conference web-site.

All papers will be peer reviewed, and all accepted papers (subject to 
registration) will be published in the conference proceedings. the 
length of the final paper will be limited to six pages.

A selection of presented papers will either be recommended for possible 
publication in reputable international journals or in extended format as 
book chapters.

*/Media, Animation and Cinema:/*
There are opportunities for Media to come up with their contributions by 
taking part in the competition Media on Robot Ethics. The three best 
works will be announced during the conference and given visibility.

The conference also welcomes authors to submit short animations (max 15 
mins); Short Live Action films (max 10 mins) or short documentaries (max 
15 mins) on the conference topic. The three best works will be presented 
at the conference.

The conference will feature an exhibition on robots aiming at 
stimulating the interest of the general public to Robotics in general 
and to each of the conference's subdomains.

Organisations and research groups wishing to exhibit their robots and 
robotics research work at the conference are asked to contact the 
conference secretariat to discuss the necessary arrangements.

Organisations wishing to sponsor the conference in any way and gain the 
corresponding benefits by promoting themselves and their products to the 
robotics community through conference publications, conference web-site 
and conference publicity are encouraged to contact the conference 
secretariat to discuss the terms of sponsorship and necessary arrangements.

Conference web-site: http://www.icre2015.com

ICRE 2015 Secretariat
Email: info at icre2015.com <mailto:info at icre2015.com>

Kind Regards,

Pedro Calafate, General co-Chair
Maria Isabel Ferreira, General co-Chair
Joao Silva Sequeira, General co-Chair
M. Osman Tokhi, Internation Program Chair
Gurvinder S. Virk, International Advisory Committee Chair

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