Industrial Robot

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Article publication date: 18 October 2011



(2011), "Diary", Industrial Robot, Vol. 38 No. 6. https://doi.org/10.1108/ir.2011.04938faa.010



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Article Type: Diary From: Industrial Robot: An International Journal, Volume 38, Issue 6

2011 SSRR2011 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 identify and solve 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/

RobotSHOW 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/

ICMRM-2011 International Conference on Mechatronics, Robotics and Manufacturing

11-12 December

Bhubaneswar, India

The objective of ICMRM-2011 is to establish a channel of communication to disseminate knowledge between academics/researchers and industry practitioners about the advances in mechatronics, robotics, sensors and controls applications in modern manufacturing processes and systems.

Contact: web site: www.interscience.ac.in/ICMRM2011/icmrm.html

Robotics Trends’ Virtual Conference Series 2011 Enabling Technologies and Development Solutions

14 December

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/

2012 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 Feburary

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/

HRI 2012 7th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction

5-8 March

Boston, MA, USA

The Seventh Annual Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI 2012) is dedicated to “Robots in the Loop”, which highlights the importance of autonomously capable robots in enhancing the experiences of human users in everyday life and work activities.

Contact: web site: http://hri2012.org/

MIRA 2012 Congress 7th International Congress on Robotic Surgery

11-13 April

Baltimore, MD, USA

The purpose of the 7th International Congress is to bring together surgeons of all specialties, internists, basic science and clinical researchers and engineers from around the world to discuss the state-of-the-art in robotic surgical techniques and to set the directions and trends for its future improvements.

Contact: web site: www.mirasurgery.org/events.php

SIMTOS 2012 Seoul International Manufacturing Technology Show 2012

17-22 April

Kintex, Korea

SIMTOS 2012 is a comprehensive exhibition that will be divided into six pavilions: (1) metal cutting and die mold working; (2) press and metal forming; (3) cutting-off and welding; (4) tools and related equipment; (5) CAD/CAM, measuring system and robotics; and (6) 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

ICRA2012 International Conference on Robotics and Automation

14-19 May

Minneapolis, MN, USA

AUTOMATICA 2012 5th International Trade Fair for Automation and Mechatronics

12-15 June

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

AATExpo Assembly & Automation Technology Expo

19-21 June

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.

ICMA 2012 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation

5-12 August

Chengdu, China

The objective of ICMA 2012 is to provide a forum for researchers, educators, engineers, and government officials involved in the general areas of mechatronics, robotics, automation and sensors to disseminate their latest research results and exchange views on the future research directions of these fields.

Contact: web site: http://2012.ieee-icma.org/

AUVSI’s Unmanned Systems North America 2012

7-10 August

Las Vegas, NV, USA

AUVSI’s annual conference and exposition is the premier forum for reviewing, assessing and discussing the current state of the unmanned systems market.

Contact: web site: http://symposium.auvsi.org/

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/

IMTS International Manufacturing Technology Show

10-15 September

Chicago, IL, USA

The biennial International Manufacturing Technology Show is one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, with more than 1,100 exhibitors and 82,000 visitors.

Contact: web site: www.imts.com

IROS 2012 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems

7-11 October

Algarve, Portugal

The theme of the conference will be Robotics for Quality of Life and Sustainable Development.

Contact: web site: www.iros2012.org/

2013 ICRA2013 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation

27 April

Karlsruhe, Germany

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