Call for Workshop Proposals

We particularly welcome creative,  interactive workshop formats that aim to achieve one or more of the  following:

  • increase the number of actively involved participants
  • generate significant discussion and exchange of ideas between participants
  • generate interactions between established experts and early-career researchers
  • make connections to fields outside of robotics and/or connect academia  to industry

Important Dates

  • Workshop Proposal Submission:  June 15, 2024
  • Workshop Proposal Notification:  June 22, 2024

Submission

Submissions should be PDF documents of no more than 3/4 pages, following the Springer LNCS/LNAI style for the layout (available on the Springer LNCCS website). The submission of the workshop contribution must be accompanied with the following information:

  1. Title
  2. Workshop duration: half-day or full-day
  3. Workshop form: online, hybrid, or on-side
  4. Organizers: name and the affiliation of the members of your organizing committee (Name, Affiliation, Email address).
  5. Workshop description and objectives: concise description of the content and objectives of the workshop.
  6. Intended audience and plans to solicit participation: describe the intended workshop audience, how you plan to solicit participation: (i) ahead of the workshop to generate submission and (ii) within the workshop in encouraging discussions and exchanges between participants.
  7. List of topics: a bulleted list of the topics of interest that will be covered by the workshop.
  8. List of invited speakers: list any invited speakers (if applicable)
  9. Additional information: Any relevant information that could not be captured by the previous sections (e.g. regarding previous workshop organisation)

Participants are invited to hold a half day workshops on topics relevant to social robotics. Proposals on workshops will be considered by the organizing committee. Interested participants shall contact  qianxy@ustb.edu.cn for proposal submission.

We look forward to hosting your workshop at ICSR + InnoBiz 2024!