IFR press release

ISR 2013 - 44th International Symposium on Robotics

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Welcome to ISR 2013!

It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the 44th International Symposium on Robotics (ISR2013), which will be held from October 24 to 26, 2013, at the KINTEX in Seoul, Korea.

The theme of ISR2013, Human-Robot Coexistence, intends to have a harmonious integration of robot and human beings. The significant progress in all aspects of research, development, and application will cover this theme with other relevant events.


All authors who have submitted final papers and complete a full registration, will have a chance to submit their papers to the journal described below.

  • Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (JMST)

The JMST is one of the Asia?s leading scientific journals in the field of mechanical engineering, with a characteristic blend of theoretical and applied papers of archival, lasting value, reporting cutting edge research results, jointing published by springer and the Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers.

  • The International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (IJPEM)

"The International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing" accepts original contributions on all aspects of precision engineering and manufacturing.

Plenary Speakers:

Prof. Ren C. Lou (National Taiwan Univ., Taiwan)
"Perspectives of Cognitive Robotics : People Centred Design Thinking and Service Innovation."

Prof. Alin Albu-Schaffer (DLR (German Aerospace Center), Germany)
"Soft Robotics Design and Control Concepts for Robots Interacting with Humans and their Environments"

Invited Speakers:

Dr. Sung Hyun Jung (Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., Korea)
"Introduction to Medical Robotic Technologies"

Prof. Carl D. Crane (Univ. of Florida, USA)
"The Control of Contact Forces as Related to Safe Robot/Human Interaction"

Prof. Cortesi Agostino (Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy)
"Static Analysis Techniques for Verification of Robotics Software"

For more information, please visit our website (http://www.isr2013.org)

Robot World 2013:

In conjunction with ISR 2013, Robot World 2013 is held at KINTEX during October 24 - 28, 2013. Robot World 2013, the best robot festival, will provide exciting opportunities by bringing together professionals from robot industry, and robot enthusiasts.

If you have already registered for ISR 2013, you can enter the Robot World Exhibition for free by wearing your name tag.

ISR2013 Secretariat

Tel : +82-42-472-7460
Fax : +82-42-472-7459
E-mail : isr2013@isr2013.org
Web : www.isr2013.org