Industrial Robot

ISSN: 0143-991x

Article publication date: 1 August 2005


(2005), "Diary", Industrial Robot, Vol. 32 No. 4. https://doi.org/10.1108/ir.2005.04932dac.001



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Key: C = Conference, E = Exhibition, S = Seminar, W = Workshop


RoboCup 2005

13-19 JulyOsaka, JapanInternational research and education initiative, attempting to foster Artificial IntelligenceKeywords: Artifical Intelligence, Machine Learning, Control, Computer VisionContact: E-mail: master@robocup2005.jp; web site: www.robocup2005.org/about/default.aspx, www.ncsu.edu

12th International Conference on Advanced Robotics (ICAR)

18-20 JulySeattle, USAAdvanced RoboticsKeyword: Advanced RoboticsContact: web site: www.icar2005.org, www.ncsu.edu

IPMM'05 5th International Conference on Intelligent Processing and Manufacturing of Materials

19-23 JulyCalifornia, USAThe conference will deal with a variety of fields reflecting the cross-disciplinary nature of the organisation: Materials science and engineering – Mechanical/ Metallurgical/Manufacturing engineering – Hardware applications in robotics – Nano-scale applications of intelligent methods – Human-machine Interfaces and Ergonomics... It will also include an exhibition on robotics and intelligent systems.Keywords: Materials science, Mechanical/Metallurgical/ Manufacturing engineering methods – Human-machine Interfaces and Ergonomics, robotics and intelligent systems.Contact: E-mail: congress@venuewest.com; web site: www.mining.ubc.ca/ipmm, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM)

24-28 JulyCalifornia, USAMechatronicsKeywords: Mechatronics, Artificial Inteligence, Machine Vision, LearningContact: IEEE. E-mail: xin@egr.msu.edu; web site: www.aim2005.mtu.edu/, www.ncsu.edu

5th International Conference on Field and Service Robotics (FSR'05)

29-31 JulyNorth Queensland, AustraliaAdvances in RoboticsKeywords: Robotics, Contruction, Defence, Flying, Underwater, medical robotics, exploration roboticsContact: CSIRO. E-mail: qadmin@fsr05.org; web site: www.fsr05.org/, www.ncsu.edu

2005 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation

29 July-1 AugustOntario, CanadaMechatronics and AutomationKeyword: Mechatronics and AutomationContact: IEEE. Tel: (613)520-2600; Fax: (613)520-5727; E-mail: xpliu@sce.carleton.ca; web site: www.icma2005.org, www.ncsu.edu

IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering

1-2 AugustEdmonton, CanadaAutomation and RoboticsKeywords: Virtual Realtity, Automation, Robotics, Sensor Guided manipulation, MultisensorContact: IEEE. web site: www.ieee-case.org/main.htm, www.ncsu.edu

2005 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (C & W)

2-6 AugustAlberta, CanadaKeywords: Sensors, Smart Sensors, Robotics, Intelligent SystemsContact: IEEE Robotics and Automation Society/Robotics Society of Japan. Tel: +852 2609-8282; Fax: +852 2603-5558; E-mail: max@ee.cuhk.edu.hk; web site: www.iros2005.org/, http://carol.wins.uva.nl/ ,vlassis/CFP/#icra05

IEEE/RSJ Internation Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems

2-6 AugustEdmonton, CanadaAutomation and RoboticsKeyword: Automation and RoboticsContact: IEEE/RSJ. web site: www.iros2005.org/, www.ncsu.edu

14th IEEE Internation Workshop on Robot and Human Interactive Communication

13-15 AugustTennessee, USAHuman and intelligent machinesKeywords: Virtual Realtity, Automation, Robotics, Sensor Guided Manipulation, MultisensorContact: IEEE. E-mail: roman2005@vanderbilt.edu; web site: http://eecs.vanderbilt.edu/ROMAN2005/, www.ncsu.edu

2nd European Conference on Mobile Robots, ECMR

7-10 SeptemberAncona, ItalyThe primary aim of ECMR is to establish an European forum, internationally open, allowing researchers through Europe to become acquainted with the latest accomplishments and innovations in advanced mobile robotics.Keywords: Control architectures, Sensor development, Obstacle avoidance, Localisation, Map building, Navigation, Active perception, Behavior and appearance-based robotics, Path and task planning, Learning and adaptationContact: EURON – European Robotics Research Network. Tel: +39 071 220 4473; Fax: +39 071 220 4474; E-mail: ecmr05@diiga.univpm.it; web site: http://ecmr05.univpm.it/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

CLAWAR 2005 – Internation Conference on Climbing and Walking Robots

13-15 SeptemberLondon, UKClimbing and walking robotsKeywords: Climbing, walking, robots, robotics, mobile robotsContact: The University of Sheffield. E- mail: clawar2005@sheffield.ac.uk; web site: www.clawar.net/clawar2005, www.clawar.net

ICINCO 2005 – 2nd International Conference on Informatics in Control, Automation & Robotics

14-17 SeptemberBarcelona, SpainControl, Automation and RoboticsKeywords: Intelligent control systems and optimisation, Robotics and automation, Signal processing, Systems modeling and controlContact: ININCO. Tel: +351 265 520 185; Fax: +351 265 520 186; E-mail: secretariat@icinco.org; web site: www.icinco.org/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar. asp

ASC – Fall 2005

9-12 OctoberLouisville, USALeading exposistion fro the adhesive and sealant industryKeywords: Assembly, sealants adhesivesContact: ASC (Adhesives and Sealants Council). Tel: +1 (301) 986 9700 ext. 104; E-mail: bob.willis@ascouncil.org; web site: www.ascouncil.org/meetings/conventions.cfm, www.ascouncil.org

Ammtech 2005 (E)

1-30 NovemberVincenza, ItalyAssembling and Handling Technology ExhibitionKeyword: AssemblyContact: Fiera di Vicenza. Tel: +39 04 44 969 111; E-mail: info@vicenzafiera.it; web site: www.ammtech.it/, www.eventseye.com

ISR 2005

29 November-1 DecemberTokyo, JapanContact: International Federation of Robotics (IFR), The Robotics Society of Japan (RSJ), Manufacturing Science and Technology Center (MSTC), Micromachine Center(MMC), Japan Robot Association (JPR). Tel: +81 3 3434 2919; Fax: +81 3 3578 1404; E-mail: sympo@jara.jp; web site: www.jara.jp/isr2005/, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp

M2 VIP 2005

29 November-2 December

Manilla, PhilippinesMechatronics and Machine VisionKeywords: Machine vision, mechatronics, robotics, control, multimedia applications,Contact: IEEE. E-mail: johnbill@usq.edu.au; Web site: www.m2vip.com, www.m2vip.com


19th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2006)

22-26 JanuaryIstanbulNew MEMS TechnologyKeywords: Design Simulation, Fabrication technologies, Assembly, Electro-mechanical intergration techniquesContact: IMTEK & IEEE. Tel: 619- 232-9499; Fax: 619-232-0799; E-mail: info@mems2006.org; web site: www.mems2006.org, www.ncsu.edu

BioRob 2006 The First IEEE/RAS- EMBS International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics

20-22 FebruaryTuscany, ItalyIndustrial Development for Robotics and for Biomedical EngineeringKeywords: Robotics, Biomedical Engineering, mechatronic systems, endoscopyContact: IEEE & RAS. web site: www-arts.sssup.it/biorob/, www.ncsu.edu

HRI 2006 (Human-Robot Interaction Conference 2006)

2-3 MarchUtah, USAHuman and robot interactionKeywords: Robotics, human-factors, ergonomics, and human-computer interactionContact: E-mail: hri2006@byu.edu; web site: www.hri2006.org/, www.ncsu.edu

MACH 2006

15-19 MayBirmingham, UKAlready the UK's largest and most successful exhibition for manufacturing technologies, MACHplus will further broaden MACH 2006's visitor appeal, providing even more value for its 20,000þ visitors.Keywords: Health and Safety, Materials handling, Cleaning, Hydraulics and pneumatics, Robotics and automationContact: The Manufacturing Technologies Association. Tel: +44 (0) 20 7298 6400; Fax: +44 (0) 20 7298 6430; E-mail: rkaye@mta.org.uk; web site: www.mach06.com

RIA Robotic Grinding, Deburring and Finishing Workshop (C,W)

15-16 JuneMinnesota, USA Industry leaders with the highest credentials for robotic grinding, deburring and finishing applications showcase their products and solutions during tabletop exhibitsKeywords: Grinding, Deburring, Finishing applications, Industrial roboticsContact: Robotic Industries Association. Tel: +1 734 994 6088; Fax: +1 734 994 3338; web site: www.roboticsonline.com, www.ifr.org/events/calendar.asp


15-19 MayOrlando, USAHumanitarian RobotsKeywords: Demining, search/rescue missions, homeland security, humanoid robots, personal and service robotsContact: IEEE. E-mail: admin@icra2006.org; web site: www.icra2006.org, www.ncsu.edu