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The 2017 IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots will take place in The REP Theatre in Birmingham, UK, on November 15-17, 2017.

Presentations in the interactive session are electronic posters on smart TV + 1 min spotlight presentation.

Oct 30th, 2017: information about social events (banquet, welcome & farewell party) →

Oct 7th, 2017: Kanako Miura travel award published, deadline October 17th →

Sep 30th, 2017: early registration closes today extended to October 17th →

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Keynote speakers * Auke Jan Ijspeert, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland Jan Peters, Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany Koh Hosoda, Osaka University, Japan Tom Froese, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico *Organising Committee* Conference Chairs: Jochen Triesch, John Hallam Program Chair: Poramate Manoonpong Tutorial Chair: Jørgen Christian Larsen *Important Dates* Paper Submission Deadline: 11st March, 2018 Notification of Acceptance: 15th May, 2018 Camera Ready Submission: 1st June, 2018 Tutorial Proposal Deadline: 21st May, 2018 Tutorial Notification of Acceptance: 31st May, 2018 Tutorials: 14th August, 2018 Conference: 15-17th August, 2018

Typical, but not exclusive, topics of interest are: Bio-inspired and hybrid robotics Autonomous robotics Humanoid robotics Soft robotics Cognitive and developmental robotics The animat approach Motor control Body and brain co-evolution Self-assembling and self-replication Sensory-motor coordination Action selection and behavioural sequencing Navigation and mapping Internal models and representation Evolution, development and learning Collective and social behaviour Applied adaptive behaviour Motivation and emotion Communication and language Emergent structures and behaviours Neural correlates of behaviour Evolutionary and co-evolutionary approaches Software agents and virtual creatures Philosophical and psychological issues Animats in education *Conference Format* Following the tradition of SAB conferences, the conference will be single track with additional poster sessions.

SBR/LARS 2017 – Robotics Symposium

The LARS and SBR (Latin American Robotics Symposium / Brazilian Robotics Symposium) aim at promoting a comprehensive scientific meeting in the area of Intelligent Robotics, bringing together researchers, undergraduate and graduate students of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Computer Engineering and related areas.

The event will be held through technical sessions of oral presentation of full papers and technical lectures of recognized importance in the area.

——–Early——— July 18 – Sep 1 —–Regular—— Sep 2 – Oct 6 ——Late—— Full registration – IEEE or SBC member R$ 550.00 R$ 700.00 R$ 800.00 Full registration – Non SBC member (Registration to LARS/SBR, INCLUDING association to SBC)* R$ 745.00 R$ 895.00 R$ 995.00 Full registration – Non SBC member (Only Registration to LARS/SBR, no association to SBC)** R$ 800.00 R$ 965.00 R$ 1075.00 Undergrad Student registration – IEEE or SBC member R$ 250.00 R$ 385.00 R$ 495.00 Undergrad student – Non SBC or IEEE member (Registration to LARS/SBR, INCLUDING association to SBC)* R$ 269.00 R$ 404.00 R$ 514.00 Undergrad student – Non SBC or IEEE member (Only Registration to LARS/SBR, no association to SBC)** R$ 294.00 R$ 442.50 R$ 563.50 Graduation (MsC or PhD) student registration – IEEE or SBC member R$ 250.00 R$ 385.00 R$ 495.00 Graduation (MsC or PhD) student registration – Non SBC member (Registration to LARS/SBR, INCLUDING association to SBC)* R$ 325.00 R$ 460.00 R$ 570.00 Graduation student registration – Non SBC or IEEE member (Only Registration to LARS/SBR, no association to SBC)** R$ 350.00 R$ 499.00 R$ 620.00 Extra paper fee R$ 250,00 Basic Education Teachers (with comprobatory documentation) R$ 200,00 R$ 350.00 R$ 450.00 *

***”Registration by Nota de Empenho: The note must be sent by the ECOS registration system, selecting the payment option for “Nota de Empenho”, clicking on “pay” and following the guidelines.

If you have any questions, Mail to faturamento@sbc.org.br“.” ***”Inscrição por Nota de Empenho: A nota de empenho deverá ser encaminhada pelo sistema de inscrições ECOS, selecionando a opção de pagamento por “nota de empenho”, clicando em “pagar” e seguir as orientações.

For each accepted paper in LARS/SBR 2017 at least one author should register at full registration by August 19 August 24th, 2017 Without registering, your paper will not appear in the proceedings.

For example, a registration of an author for 4 papers in LARS/SBR 2017 would be 1 (one) full registration + 2 (two) extra papers fees.

Each accepted paper will have 10 minutes for oral presentation + 5 minutes of questions (total of 15 minutes per paper) PAPERS Paper registration/submission site open: March 25, 2017 Paper Submission Extended DEADLINE : May 31, Jun 12, 2017 Notification of Acceptance: July 24, 2017 Camera Ready Submission: August 12, August 19, 2017 Early registration: July 17th to September 1st, 2017 Regular Registration: September 2nd to October 6th, 2017 Papers must be written in English and must not exceed 6 pages in standard IEEE format including title, abstract, all tables, figures, and references.

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