2013 IEEE Workshop on Advanced Robotics and its Social Impacts 
November 7-9, 2013 
Shibaura Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan. 


The 2013 IEEE Workshop on Advanced Robotics and its Social Impacts (ARSO) aims at discussing advanced robotics R&D and its implications to economic and social systems. Participants of ARSO will be world class robotic researchers, investors, economists, and representatives of industry and government. The workshop is single track with discussions on cutting edge science and technologies, business opportunities and the social impact on societies. The workshop will be held in conjunction with IROS2013 and iREX 2013 (the International Robot Exhibition 2013) at Tokyo International Exhibition Center (aka "Tokyo Big Sight").


Following topics are welcome as the practical projects and success examples using robotics in the fields such as (not limited to):


ARSO2013 will be held according to the following agenda. Session time table in detail will be announced soon.

November 7 Opening, Technical Sessions & Banquet At Shibaura Institute of Technology
November 8 Technical Sessions At Shibaura Institute of Technology
November 9 iREX2013 visit At Tokyo Exhibition Center (Tokyo Big Sight)

Important Dates

June 30, 2013Deadline of Organized Session proposal
July 8, 2013
July 22, 2013
Deadline of Contributed paper submission
Deadline of Organized Session paper submission
August 8, 2013
August 29, 2013
Notification of acceptance for Contributed papers
Notification of acceptance for Organized Session papers
September 8, 2013
September 22, 2013
Deadline of final paper submission (both Contributed & Organized Session papers)
October 7, 2013
October 20, 2013
Deadline of Advanced Registration