Industrial Robot

ISSN: 0143-991x

Article publication date: 23 August 2011



(2011), "Diary", Industrial Robot, Vol. 38 No. 5. https://doi.org/10.1108/ir.2011.04938eaa.011



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Article Type: Diary From: Industrial Robot: An International Journal, Volume 38, Issue 5

2011 Robotics Trends’ Virtual Conference Series 2011 New Applications for Industrial Robotics

14 September

Free to attend, the virtual conferences offer attendees a full day of dynamic keynote presentations by robotics thought leaders, in-depth conference sessions delivered in two tracks, online discussions, networking opportunities and a full, virtual exposition floor filled with the very latest robotics and intelligent systems technology from around the world.

Contact: web site: www.roboticstrends.com/conferences/

AATExpo Assembly & Automation Technology Expo

20-22 September

Chicago, IL, USA

AATExpo is the one-stop source for assembly related equipment and materials including automated assembly systems, adhesive dispensing equipment, robots, conveyors, parts feeders, metal and plastic welding equipment, adhesives and sealants, fasteners, machine vision systems, power tools, presses, workstations, process monitoring systems, and test and inspection equipment.

Contact: web site: www.canontradeshows.com/expo/atexpo10

AUTOMATION 2011 6th International Exhibition and Conference

20-23 September

Mumbai, India

Automation 2011 is Asia’s major event for industrial automation, factory automation, robotics, drives and controls, logistics, hydraulics and pneumatics, building automation, pumps and valves, and software solutions.

Contact: web site: www.automation2010.in/

IROS 2011 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems

25-30 September

San Francisco, CA, USA

The theme of the conference will be human-centered robotics, and its format will feature innovations in the form of interactive multimedia presentations and special-topic symposia celebrating 50 years of robotics.

Contact: web site: www.iros2011.org/

ICVGR International Conference for Vision Guided Robotics

25-27 October

Plymouth, MI, USA

The International Conference for Vision Guided Robotics (ICVGR) focuses on the successful implementation of vision-guided robotics for a variety of industries.

Contact: web site: www.robotics.org/events/event.cfm?id=108

Humanoids 2011 11th IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots

26-28 October

Bled, Slovania

The conference will cover themes in all related areas of humanoid robotics including mechatronics, control, perception, planning, learning, neuroscience, and human-robot interaction.

Contact: web site: www.humanoids2011.org

ICCAS 2011 11th International Conference on Control, Automation and Systems

26-30 October

Gyeonggi-do, Korea

ICCAS 2011 will bring together researchers, engineers, and practitioners to present the latest accomplishments, innovations, and potential future directions in control, robotics, information technology, systems, and their applications.

Contact: web site: http://2011.iccas.org/

Robot World 2011

27-30 October

Kintex, Korea

Robot World is one of the biggest international robot shows and consists of an exhibition, conference, and special events which include a “new products launching show”, a “technology transfer fair”, and a “robot theme park”.

Contact: web site: www.robotworld.or.kr/?doc=robot.php&md=english


31 October-3 November

Moscow, Russia

Mashex now in its 14th year is a specialised exhibition for the metal working and machine building industries, with over 14,000 visitors.

Contact: web site: www.mashex.ru/home/about.aspx

SSRR 2011 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics

1-5 November

Kyoto, Japan

The 2011 IEEE International Symposium on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics is dedicated to identifying and solving the key issues necessary to field-capable robots across a variety of challenging applications.

Contact: web site: http://ssrr2011.mif.sys.okayama-u.ac.jp/

RoboBusiness 2011 Leadership Summit

2-3 November

Boston, MA, USA

Now in its seventh year, the RoboBusiness 2011 Leadership Summit (formerly, RoboBusiness Conference and Exposition) is an international executive-level event, targeting the leading minds in academia, along with decision makers in the consumer, commercial, civil, industrial, and military markets.

Contact: web site: www.roboticstrends.com/conferences/live_events

IREX 2011 International Robot Exhibition 2011

9-12 November

Tokyo, Japan

The theme of this year’s IREX 2011, the world’s largest trade show focusing on robotics, is “making a future with robots”, with the goal of further advances of robotic technology for the future.

Contact: web site: www.nikkan.co.jp/eve/irex/english/

Robot SHOW and HAPexpo 2011

16-18 November

Sosnowiec, Poland

The RobotSHOW and HAPexpo 2011 offer products for the automation industry, and include hydraulic and pneumatic elements and systems, controllers and robotics.

Contact: web site: www.exposilesia.pl/hapexpo/0/0/uk/

URAI 2011 The 8th International Conference on Ubiquitous Robots and Ambient Intelligence

23-26 November

Incheon, Korea

The aim of this conference is to bring together academics, researchers, engineers, and students worldwide to discuss the state-of-the-art technology and to present recent works related to the various aspects of all kinds of robots.

Contact: web site: www.kros.org/urai2011/index.php

ICIRA 2011 4th International Conference on Intelligent Robotics and Applications 2011

6-9 December

Aachen, Germany

The conference theme of the ICIRA 2011 is “improving robot behavior”. The conference program will contain paper presentations, poster presentations, special sessions, and an exhibition.

Contact: web site: www.icira2011.org/


20th Annual AIA Business Conference

18-20 January

Orlando, FL, USA

The 19th Annual Automated Imaging Association (AIA) Business Conference brings key vision and imaging industry executives together for insightful talks, relevant panel discussions, and outstanding networking. For the third consecutive year, the business conference will be co-located with the RIA Robotics Industry Forum and the Motion Control Association (MCA) Business Conference.

Contact: web site: www.machinevisiononline.org/events/event.cfm?id=67

MEMS 2012 25th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems

29 January-3 February

Paris, France

This conference reflects from the rapid proliferation of the commitment and success of the microsystems research community.

Contact: web site: www.mems2012.org/

SIMTOS 2012 Seoul International Manufacturing Technology Show 2012

17-22 April

Kintex, Korea

SIMTOS2012 is a comprehensive exhibition that will be divided into six pavilions: metal cutting and die-mold working; press and metal forming; cutting-off and welding; tools and related equipment; CAD/CAM, measuring system and robotics; parts-materials and motion controls.

Contact: web site: www.simtos.org

European Robotics Forum 2012

18-20 April

Odense, Denmark

The Vision Show

8-10 May

Boston, MA, USA

The Vision Show is North America’s leading showcase of machine vision and imaging components and solutions. The accompanying conference features practical and real-world training.

Contact: web site: www.machinevisiononline.org/mvo-content.cfm?id=91

ICRA 2012 International Conference on Robotics and Automation

14-19 May

Minneapolis, MN, USA

AUTOMATICA 2012 5th International Trade Fair for Automation and Mechatronics

June 12-15

Munich, Germany

AUTOMATICA is the central meeting point for manufacturers and users of assembly and handling technology, robotics, and machine vision.

Contact: web site: http://automatica-munich.com/en/Home

43rd International Symposium on Robotics (ISR)

29-31 August

Taipei, Taiwan

The conference theme for the world’s most prestigious annual robotics conference, which takes place during the Taipei International Robot Show (TIROS) 2012 Show and Conference, is Intelligent Human-Robot Interaction.

Contact: web site: www.isr2012.org/

2013 ICRA2013

27 April

Karlsruhe, Germany

IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation.

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