[robotics-worldwide] [Meetings] REMINDER: THIS MONDAY CfP and Program for the ICRA 2017 Workshop on 'Reproducible Research in Robotics: Current Status and Road Ahead' which will be held in Singapore, on May 29, 2017 (FULL DAY)
fabio.bonsignorio at gmail.com
Fri May 26 07:49:40 PDT 2017
Apologies for multiple postings
this is a reminder you are kindly invited to participate actively to the
ICRA 2017 Workshop on 'Reproducible Research in Robotics: Current Status
and Road Ahead' which will be held in Singapore, on May 29, 2017.
As you may know reproducibility issues are recently attracting a lot of
interest in many fields (including medicine, psychology, etc...) and
reproducibility of research results is a priority for IEEE at large.
Reproducibility of results is the cornerstone of scientific methodology.
In Robotics research the replicability and reproducibility of results and
their objective evaluation and comparison are still difficult to put into
practice. Controlling for environmental considerations is hard, defining
comparable metrics and identifying goal similarity across various domains
is poorly understood, and techniques for . Even determining the
information required to enable replication of results has been the subject
of extensive discussion. Even worse, there is still no solid theoretical
foundation for experimental replicability of experiments in robotics. This
situation impairs both research progress and technology transfer.
However, significant progress has been made in these respects in recent
years and this workshop will provide a curated view of the state of the art.
You will find more details and the workshop program here:
(it will be kept updated)
We look forward your active participation
All the best
Fabio, Angel and Signe
CONFIDENTIAL AND PRE-DECISIONAL INFORMATION
Fabio P. Bonsignorio
IEEE Senior Member
Associate Editor IEEE Robotics & Automation Magazine
ERF 2017 PC Member
Entrepreneurship Co-Chair IEEE/RSJ Conference IROS 2018, Madrid
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy
The BioRobotics Institute
viale Rinaldo Piaggio 34, 56025 Pontedera (Pisa)
Heron Robots s.r.l.
Via Malta, 3/7
Research Board of Directors Member
Founding Past Director
More information about the robotics-worldwide