[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] FINAL CALL for Submissions - RSS Pioneers Workshop 2019

Fitzgerald, Tesca K tesca.fitzgerald at gatech.edu
Tue Feb 26 09:31:42 PST 2019

FINAL Call for Submissions - RSS Pioneers 2019
June 21 and 22, 2019 (submission deadline: March 5, 2019)
Freiburg, Germany


The organizing committee cordially invites senior PhD students and
postdocs to apply for and attend the RSS Pioneers Workshop, which will
be held in Freiburg, Germany on June 21 and 22, 2019.

---- Description ----

RSS Pioneers is a workshop for senior PhD students and postdocs,
held in conjunction with the main Robotics: Science and Systems
<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.roboticsconference.org_&d=DwIF-g&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=vYomGo0RDPN6LuRVl5cVnwJoITfrAXipLydeFU1h1uA&s=jmT-lj-xndiS3FVy1uY4v1s4wA8LJtbkYRdhAeaqMao&e=> conference. The goal of RSS
Pioneers is to bring together a cohort of the world’s top early career
researchers to foster creativity and collaborations surrounding
challenges in all areas of robotics. The workshop will include a mix of
research and career talks from senior scholars in the field, research
presentations from attendees and networking activities.

To facilitate attendance, the workshop will provide partial support for
travel and registration for RSS Pioneers and the main RSS 2019
conference. RSS Pioneers is inspired by the format of the prestigious HRI
Pioneers <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.hripioneers.info_hri18_index.html&d=DwIF-g&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=vYomGo0RDPN6LuRVl5cVnwJoITfrAXipLydeFU1h1uA&s=MM7gKzGBuryzeWJ7EQRPz4Zw1_mKZFO0FwKh0ZDj4Wg&e=> workshop. This
year, the RSS Pioneers will be held on June 21 and 22, 2019 in Freiburg,
Germany. More details about the workshop are available at the workshop
website <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__sites.google.com_view_rsspioneers2019_&d=DwIF-g&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=vYomGo0RDPN6LuRVl5cVnwJoITfrAXipLydeFU1h1uA&s=hTdC1UvZW0VkRbJ4N4R9SgBLxs7qCJIllvMlUeW7TGw&e=>.

---- Important dates ----

*** Application opens: January 1, 2019

*** Applications due: March 5, 2019 (23:59 PT)

*** Notifications of acceptance: April 20, 2019

*** RSS Pioneers Workshop: June 21-22, 2019, Freiburg, Germany

---- Application submission ----

Interested PhD students and postdocs are encouraged to apply for an
invitation to the workshop. Applicants must submit
(1) A 2-page research statement describing the applicant’s study;
(2) A statement of motivation;
(3) A CV;
Each applicant will also be asked to review 3 submitted research
statements from peers.

Further details and submission instructions can be found on
the application page

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