The IEEE Robotics and Automation Society is committed to advancing diversity in Robotics and Automation, and to promoting an inclusive and equitable culture that welcomes, engages, and rewards all who contribute to the field, without regard to ethnicity, religion, gender, disability, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

The conference organizing committee invites researchers worldwide to submit papers and share the valuable experiences with the scientists from the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

A. Robotics and Control

Mobile robots
Humanoid robots
Micro robots and micro-manipulation
Search, rescue and field robotics
Space and underwater robots
Medical robots and bio-robotics
Collective and social robots
Mechanism design and applications
Precision motion control
Industrial automation
Nano-scale automation and assembly

B. Autonomous Systems

Intelligent autonomous systems
Cognitive approach for robotics
Networked control systems
Machine learning
Multi-agent systems

C. Perception and Sensing

Perception systems
Robot sensing and data fusion
Localization, navigation and mapping
Sensor networks
Neural networks

D. Control Systems

Adaptive control
Control system modeling
Robust control
Optimal control
Discrete event systems
Hybrid systems
Control of biological systems
Control applications

E. Automation and Computing

Process automation
Intelligent automation
Home, laboratory and service automation
Building energy efficiency
Cloud computing
Internet of Things
Multimedia computing
Service oriented computing
Software architectures