Call for Paper

The 2019 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS 2019) will be held on November 3 – 8 in Macau, China. The IROS is one of the largest and most impacting robotics research conferences worldwide. It provides an international forum for the international robotics research community to explore the frontier of science and technology in intelligent robots and smart machines. In addition to technical sessions and multi-media presentations, IROS conferences also hold panel discussions, forums, workshops, tutorials, exhibits, and technical tours to enrich the fruitful discussions among conference attendees.

Innovative research results on topics related (but not limited) to the following are invited: robot design, robot kinematics/dynamics/control, system integration, AI in robotics, sensor/actuator networks, distributed and cloud robotics, bio-inspired systems, service robots, robotics in automation, biomedical applications, autonomous vehicles (land, sea, and air), robot perception, manipulation with multifinger hands, micro/nano systems, sensor information, multimodal interface and human robot interaction, and robot vision.

Call for Contributions

Papers: Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality papers reporting original results under the broad theme, and in all areas of intelligent robot elements, systems, and applications. Best Conference Papers and Best Student Papers will be awarded. Detailed instructions for submissions are available on the conference website.

Tutorials and workshops: As with previous IROS conferences, the organizers intend to arrange an extensive program of workshops and tutorials to be held prior to the conference. Proposals for tutorials and workshops that address topics related to the conference theme are welcome.

Competitions: For organizers of robot competitions, please contact the conference competition chairs with a proposal.

Exhibits: IROS 2019 offers an excellent opportunity for robot companies to showcase their products and services. Ample exhibition space is available at The Venetian Macao with convenient access to the meeting space for the conference technical program. Information on exhibiting can be found on the IROS 2019 website.

Important Dates

Competition Proposal 1 Feb 2019
Notification of Competition Acceptance 15 Feb 2019
Paper Submission 1 Mar 2019
Workshop/Tutorial Proposals 15 Mar 2019
Notification of Workshop/Tutorial Acceptance 23 Apr 2019
Notification of Paper Acceptance 14 Jun 2019
Final Papers Submission 22 Jul 2019