[robotics-worldwide] [news] [TC MbOfR] Call for Best Paper Award in Model-Based Optimization for Robotics

Yue Hu yh.yuehu at gmail.com
Mon Mar 2 00:52:20 PST 2020

Dear colleagues,

The Technical Committee in Model-Based Optimization for Robotics (TC
website https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.ieee-ras.org/model-based-optimization-for-robotics__;!!LIr3w8kk_Xxm!7s_z923S0pvsKmkzJZmBoMeA3YZyh6Zo3jssZWUsqAKHEaxbJ6uSEin93Q8LV878F_Fir9nX$ ) is
pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2019 TC Best Paper

*Call for 2019 IEEE-RAS Best Paper Award in Model-Based Optimization for

We anticipate winners of this newly established award being announced
yearly in conjunction with TC events at ICRA. Eligible papers for this
year's award will have appeared at a conference or in a journal in 2019. We
encourage the community members to nominate their favorite papers of the
past year (including their own!).

*Guidelines for nomination:*
Nominations should be sent to the TC Co-Chairs at tc.op.rob at gmail.com by
April 1st, 2020 and accompanied by a short motivation (150 words max) for
the nomination. TC Co-Chairs will collect nominations, and a separate
awards committee will evaluate finalists. Finalists and winners will be
selected based on factors of novelty, quality, and impact. Self-nominations
are encouraged but should be limited to one per individual.

Call for nominations: February 18th, 2020
Nominations Due: *April 1st, 2020* [self-nominations encouraged]
Finalists Announced: *May 1st, 2020*
Winners Announced: *May 31st, 2020*

If your research is about model-based optimization, or if you are
interested in the field and would like to stay updated, please feel
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Best regards,
The co-chairs of the TC on Model-Based Optimization for Robotics
Debora Clever, Adrien Escande, Yue Hu, Patrick Wensing

Technical Committee on Model-Based Optimization for Robotics
Contact: tc.opt.rob at gmail.com
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