CFP for IEEE RO-MAN 2017 (Robot-Human Interactive Communication), Lisbon, August 27-31, 2017 (Dec. 19, 2016)
RO-MAN2017, 26th IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human
Conference theme:/Human-Robot Collaboration and Human Assistance for
an Improved Quality of Life/
August 28-31, 2017
CALL FOR PAPERS, SPECIAL SESSIONS, and WORKSHOPS/TUTORIALS
IEEE RO-MAN symposium is a leading forum where state-of-the-art
innovative results, the latest developments as well as future
perspectives relating to robot and human interactive communication are
presented and discussed. The conference covers a wide range of topics
related to Robot and Human Interactive Communication, involving
theories, methodologies, technologies, empirical and experimental
studies. Papers related to the study of the robotic technology,
psychology, cognitive science, artificial intelligence, human factors,
interaction-based robot design and other topics related to human-robot
interaction are welcome.
Authors should submit their papers electronically in PDF format via
Papercept. For the first submission, a manuscript can be of 6-8 pages.
For the final submission, a manuscript should be of 6 pages, with 2
additional pages allowed but at an extra charge.
PROPOSALS FOR SPECIAL SESSIONS
The goal of special sessions is to provide a forum for oral
presentations that are highly specialized in some particular theme,
focused on new topics or innovative applications of established
approaches. A special session consists of four to six papers, which,
for example, addresses a particular theme or consist of work done in
some particular international project. Prospective organizers are
invited to submit proposals for special sessions through Papercept.
Proposals are required to contain the following information: title
for the proposed special session; one page summary of the special
session including its motivation and goals; list of possible papers
including authors, titles and abstracts; list of organizers.
PROPOSALS FOR WORKSHOPS/TUTORIALS
Proposals for half-day or full-day tutorials and workshops should
include: statement of objectives, intended audience, list of speakers,
and list of topics. These should be submitted via the Papercept
submission site for the conference.
INTERACTIVE VIDEO/DEMONSTRATION SESSIONS
Videos (of 1.5 to 3 minutes) and on-site demonstrations illustrating
new and exciting results are sought for planned dedicated interactive
video/demonstration sessions. Videos/demonstratins should be
accompanied by a short paper that should be submitted via the
Papercept submission site for the conference.
EXHIBITS AND COMPETITIONS
There will be areas for exhibitions and robotic competitions at the
conference. Further information will be available on the conference
IMPORTANT DATES – DEADLINES
– Proposals for Special Sessions: Feb 1, 2017
– Proposals for Workshops/Tutorials: Feb 2, 2017
– Full paper submission: Feb 19, 2017
– Notification of papers acceptance: Apr 23, 2017
– Final paper submission deadline: May 28, 2017
The IEEE RO-MAN2017 Organizing Committee