第30回日本ロボット学会学術講演会RSJ2012 国際セッション企画依頼









長谷川 泰久
筑波大学 サイバニクス研究センター
システム情報系 知能機能工学域
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***Call for International Session Proposal ***
--The 30th Annual Conference of the Robotics Society of Japan--

The annual conference of the robotics society of Japan offers an
international session that
gives English speakers an opportunity for their research presentations
and discussions about
The official language of the international session is English and all
participants of the
international sessions including presenters, chairpersons, and audiences
are required to
use English.
Any fee is not charged for all participants including presenters in the
international session.
Submitted paper will be included in a conference DVD and digest.
Note that the conference DVD and digest are not distributed to the
non-paid participants.
Registration fee is charged for the conference DVD, the digest, and
participation to every
session except these international sessions.

International session organizers are invited to submit two materials as
(1) Summary (100 words or more) describing the topic and purpose of the
session, and
(2) List of potential speakers and (tentative) paper titles (no less
than four) in the session.

It is suggested that this organized session is invited-basis to make a
session coherent and
high quality.
Titles of the accepted organized sessions are announced on the
conference web site and
anyone can submit a paper to one of those sessions.
But it is left to the organizer's judgment whether or not such submitted
papers are included
in their session.

The international session proposals should be sent no later than June
22, 2012 to
Akihiro Matsumoto ( and
Yasuhisa Hasegawa(

All proposals submitted will be subjected to a review process.

Organized Session Proposal Submission Deadline: June 29, 2012
Notification Due: July 1, 2012
Conference Paper Submission Due: July 20, 2012
Conference: September 17-20, 2012


The following sessions were organized in the past (visit

Organizer: Abderrahmane KHEDDAR and Eiichi Yoshida (CNRS-AIST Joint
Robotics Laboratory (JRL), UMI3218/CRT)

Networked Robotics and Ambient Intelligence
Organizer:Joo-Ho LEE (Ritsumeikan University)

Robotics to Understand Human Motion and Human Motion Analysis to Control
Organizer: Gentiane Venture (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology)

Assistive Robotics
Organizer: Tomohiro Shibata (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)

Advances in Open-source Robotics Tools
Organizer: Rosen Diankov (The University of Tokyo)

Robotics Research in the World
Organizer: Yasuyoshi YOKOKOJI (Kobe University) and Akihiro MATSUMOTO
(Toyo University)

Robotics Research by Foreign Researchers in Japan
Organizer:Yasuyoshi YOKOKOJI (Kobe University) and Akihiro MATSUMOTO
(Toyo University)
Submitted papers that did not fit any of the above sessions went to one
of the following sessions:

Best regards,

Akihiro Matsumoto, Chair of International Committee, RSJ
Yasuhisa Hasegawa, Vice Chair of International Committee, RSJ