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Upcoming Events

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Past Events


IROS 2014 RAS Student Activities Committee Meeting

  • Tuesday, Sept. 16th: 1:30-3:00 PM
  • The Kimball Room, Palmer House Hilton

Stop by to learn about what the SAC is working on and how to get involved.



Student lounge & coffee break

  • Tuesday, Sept. 16th and Wed., Sept. 17th, 9:00 AM -12:00 PM
  • The Logan Room, Palmer House Hilton

Come by If you need a place to unload between sessions or do some last minute preparations. There will be internet and a projector/screen available, coffee, and light snacks. Members of the SAC will be around if you have questions.



IROS 2014 Lunch with leaders (LwL)

  • Wednesday, Sept. 17th: 12:10-1:10 PM
  • Crystal Room, Palmer House Hilton

LwL is an opportunity for students to network with RAS leaders and get advice on their career and research. Advanced registration required ($5.00).



Social Event: Student Networking at Public House

  • Wednesday, Sept. 17th: 9:00 PM-12:00 AM
  • Public House

Come out after the farewell party to meet fellow students over drinks and snacks. We’ve reserved a space and your first drink and some bar snacks are on us, followed by a cash bar (and drink specials). There a many bars and restaurants nearby to explore afterwards. Bring cash if you plan on drinking.



Social Event: Adler After Dark: “Hops n’ Bots”

  • Thursday, Sept. 18th: 6:00-10:00 PM
  • Adler Planetarium

Open access to the Planetarium, unlimited shows, great views of the Chicago skyline, multiple bars with local craft beers (7 free samples included!), a band, and robots. Admission will be free for up to 50 conference attendees with valid student ID. Tickets can be picked up at the IROS/VIP desk near the entrance.


CASE 2014 Lunch with Leaders

  • Thursday, August 21, 12:00-13:00
  • Arcadia Cafe, Fullon Hotel Danshui Fishermen's Wharf

The SAC is organizing an event to meet and interact with community leaders. This event will offer multiple perspectives from leaders of the RAS and will included open-ended discussions about what it takes to be a leader in our profession. Leadres inlude (in alphabetic order)

Prof. Fan-Tien Cheng
Prof. Ken Goldberg
Prof. Bengt Lennartson
Prof. Peter Luh
Prof. John T. Wen






ICRA 2014 SAC meeting



  • June, 3, 13:30 - 15:00
  • Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Room G311

Please join us at the SAC meeting this coming ICRA to learn about volunteer opportunities available within the group! No advance registration required.



ICRA 2014 Lunch with Leaders

  • Tuesday, June 3, 12:30-13:30
  • Hong Kong Convention Center, Room G311 on L3

The SAC is organizing an event to meet and interact with community leaders. This event will offer multiple perspectives from leaders of the RAS and will included open-ended discussions about what it takes to be a leader in our profession. Here is a list of our invited leaders, covering vast areas in the field of robotics (in alphabetic order):

Prof. Antonio Bicchi  
Prof. Bill Hamel
Prof. Raja Chatila
Prof. Ron Lumia
Prof. Anthony Maciejewski
Prof. Raj Madhavan
Prof. Paul Oh
Prof. David Orin
Prof. Satoshi Tadokoro
Prof. Ning Xi
Prof. Jing Xiao

At this time, the Lunch with Leaders event is full. We look forward to seeing you all at ICRA!




ICRA 2014 Student Networking Event

  • Monday, June 2nd:  20:00-23:00  
  • Typhoon, 37-39 Lockhart Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Drop by Typhoon bar in Wanchai after the first day of the conference to meet fellow students over drinks and snacks. 





ICRA 2014 Farewell Night Out
 

  •  Thursday, June 5th: 21:00-24:00
  •  Bassment, 3 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong

After the farewell dinner, meet at Bassment bar between 21:00 and 22:00 for an organized tour of nightlife in the Lan Kwai Fong area.