[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] CARPI 2018 - 5th International Conference on Applied Robotics for the Power Industry 2018

Joao Sequeira joao.silva.sequeira at tecnico.ulisboa.pt
Sun Mar 25 03:53:18 PDT 2018


*CARPI 2018*
[Apologies for any cross-posting]

The 5th International Conference on Applied Robotics for the Power 
Industry (CARPI 2018) will be held at
Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal, next September, 25-28.

The  event will bring together stakeholders interested in robotics 
applications in the power industry.
The program will include presentations of robotics solutions for 
construction, refurbishment, inspection,
and maintenance of power systems.

TOPICS OF INTEREST, BUT ARE NOT RESTRICTED TO:

Robotics applied to:
• Hydro, Nuclear
, Thermal, Wind, and Solar Power Generation Systems
• UAV, ROV, mobile robotics, teleoperation, manipulator, automation, 
field robotics
• Transmission Lines and Substations
• Utilities roadmap, field experience, benefits and implementation
• Underground and Overhead Distribution Systems
• Design, simulation and prototype
• Underwater Structures
• Sensor, vision, control
• Construction, Inspection, Maintenance, Refurbishment and Security
• AI and Big Data
• Substation and Plant Robots
• Unmanned Aerial and Ground Vehicles
• Sensor Fusion
• Automated Diagnosis
• Smart Grids
• Wind Farm Technology


KEY DATES:

Abstract submission deadline:  Apr.16, 2018
Notification to authors:  Jun. 18, 2018
Early registration deadline: Jul. 16, 2018
Full paper submission:  Jul. 31, 2018
Conference:  Sep. 25-28, 2018


SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

Authors are invited to submit original research contributions in 
English, in the form of an
extended abstract up to 1000 words.

Authors should submit their abstracts electronically in PDF format via 
EasyChair:
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__easychair.org_conferences_-3Fconf-3Dcarpi2018&d=DwIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=6r7DPLJp6GzVwI-N3Qr5U_oqOUhSxDpC0HPka-jmyL8&s=wE1_UzSY1Si2uSp36qYukZRrncHJ3CGSuIL8AdPOluI&e=

Reviewing for CARPI 2018 will be double blind, so authors must remove 
their names from the submitted
abstracts and should take reasonable care not to indirectly disclose 
their identity.

Three program committee members will be assigned to review each 
abstract. Acceptance will be based on the abstract's significance, 
technical quality, clarity, relevance and originality.

After acceptance, six pages in the standard IEEE format are allowed for 
each paper, including figures, with up to two extra pages with an extra 
payment per extra page. Papers must be written in English following the 
standard IEEE guidelines:
     (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.ieee.org_conferences-5Fevents_conferences_pu&d=DwIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=6r7DPLJp6GzVwI-N3Qr5U_oqOUhSxDpC0HPka-jmyL8&s=7WjU6odcqf8H0IXZdDQcCBLMDoQ4hvwOz0I8kVKt_-E&e= 
blishing/templates.html)

Accepted papers will be scheduled for presentation, which requires that 
at least one of the authors registers


For additional information, please visit conference website 
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__carpi2018.org_&d=DwIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=6r7DPLJp6GzVwI-N3Qr5U_oqOUhSxDpC0HPka-jmyL8&s=r2m58vrSs9X4bUyRmFauZ-mPeWuYQirDanWZA_79TNc&e= or email: info at carpi2018.org


Kind regards

The Organizing Committee:

João Gomes-Mota (General Chair, Albatroz, Portugal)
Paulo Oliveira (Program Chair, IST,  Portugal)
João Silva Sequeira (Finance Chair, IST, Portugal)
Alexandra Moutinho (Local Arrangements Chair, IST, Portugal)
Luís Monteiro (Local Arrangements Co-Chair, Albatroz, Portugal)


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