Final Program can be downloaded in a pdf file.

February 16, Monday

Venue: ABC-iRoB (address: Kiscelli u. 82, H-1032 Budapest)

Joint Meeting of ABC-iRoB International Advisory Board and CELLI

14:00 -Registration, refreshments
15:00 - 15:30Opening (Einstein Room)
   János Fodor, Rector of Óbuda University
   Mihály Réger, Vice-Rector for Science, Óbuda University
   Rita Ősz, Vice-Rector for International Affairs, Óbuda University
15:30 - 16:30Introduction of Antal Bejczy Center for Intelligent Robotics
   Imre J. Rudas, Head of University Research and Innovation Center
   József K. Tar, Director of ABC-iRoB
   Tamás Haidegger, Vice-Director of ABC-iRoB
16:30 - 17:00Coffee break
17:00 - 18:00Joint meeting of ABC-iRoB International Advisory Board and representatives of CELLI (Central European Leaving Lab for Intelligent Robotics)
   Chairs: Imre J. Rudas, Chair of CELLI
               Tamás Haidegger, Vice-Director of ABC-iRoB

February 17, Tuesday

Venue: Room Audmax (address: Bécsi út 96/b, H-1034 Budapest)


8:00 -Registration
9:00 - 17:15International Colloquium Dedicated to the 85th Birthday of Antal K. Bejczy Robotics in the 21st Century: New Frontiers
9:00 - 9:20Opening
   János Fodor, Rector of Óbuda University
   József Bokor, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
9:20 - 11:10Panel 1: New Frontiers in Robotics
Moderator: Imre J. Rudas, Óbuda Univeristy
Gerd Hirzinger, Germany

Oussama Khatib, Stanford University
Fumio Harashima, Tokyo Metropolitan University

Ren C. Luo, National Taiwan University
Bruno Siciliano, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II

Jozsef Kovecses, McGill University

11:10 - 11:30Opening of the Antal Bejczy Exhibition
   Imre J. Rudas, Óbuda University
11:30 - 11:50Coffee break and POSTER SESSION
11:50 - 13:00Panel 2: Cloud Robotics
Moderator: Hamido Fujita, Iwate Prefectural University
Mo Jamshidi, University of Texas at San Antonio
Imre J. Rudas, Óbuda University

Péter Galambos, MTA SZTAKI/ABC-iRoB

13:00 -14:00Lunch
14:00 -15:00Panel 3: Medical Robotics – Born in space
Moderator: Tamás Haidegger, ABC-iRoB
Gernot Kronreif, ACMIT

Paolo Fiorini, University of Verona

Hamido Fujita, Iwate Prefectural University

15:00 -15:30Coffee Break and POSTER SESSION
15:30 - 16:50Panel 4: Robotics Tomorrow in Central Europe: Trends and Challenges
Moderator: Oussama Khatib, Stanford University
Peter Sincak, University of Technology, Kosice
Aleksandar Rodic, Institute Mihajlo Pupin
Krzysztof R. Kozłowski, Poznan University of Technology

16:50 Closing and Invitation to the Award Ceremony
   Imre J. Rudas, Óbuda Univeristy


February 16-17, 2015

Venue 1

Óbuda University, ABC-iRoB

address: Kiscelli u. 82, H-1032 Budapest, Hungary

Venue 2

Óbuda University, Room Audmax

address: Bécsi út 96/b, H-1034 Budapest, Hungary

Authors' Schedule

Full paper submission: February 2
Notification: February 6
Final paper submission: February 10

Space Robotics Workshop 2015