Program

The IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics will be held in Lausanne Switzerland, 13-15 June 2013 The conference will include Workshops, Tutorials (Saturday, 15 June 2013), special sessions and plenary talks by eminent invited speakers. A detailed conference and workshop schedule will be posted at a later stage.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Hall CO2, EPFL Auditorium CO2 Room CO 122
07:30 -- 17:00 Registration
10:00 -- 17:00 Exhibitst
  08:30 -- 09:00 Official Opening  
09:00 -- 10:00

1st Plenary talk:
 
Michio Sugeno
, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Why Can We Think?

10:00 -- 10:30 Refreshment Break
  10:30 -- 11:50 Special Session 6 SC, (Chairs: A. Abraham, K. Ohnish)  
11:50 -- 12:50 Panel "Intelligent Vehicles",
(Chair: José del R Millán)
12:50 -- 14:15 Lunch Break
 
14:15 -- 15:35 Special Session 1a CCI
(Chair: N. T Nguyen; P. Jedrzejowicz)
14:15 -- 15:35 Special Session 4 RWA
(Chair: I. Skrjanc, R. Chavarriaga)
15:35 -- 16:05 Refreshment Break
  16:05 -- 17:30 Special Session 1b CCI
(Chair: P. Jedrzejowicz; N. T. Nguyen)
16:05 -- 17:30 Special Session 5 HCI
(Chair: B. Costa, S. Blazic)

 

Friday, June 14, 2013

Hall CO2, EPFL Auditorium CO2 Room CO 122
08:30 -- 12:00 Registration
08:30 -- 17:00 Exhibits
  08:30 -- 10:10 Breakout Session 1
(Chair: L. Trajkovic, A. Abraham)
08:30 -- 10:10 Breakout Session 2
(Chair: R. Chavarriaga, R. Precup)
10:10 -- 10:35 Refreshment Break
  10:35 -- 11:35 2nd Plenary talk:

Alcherio Martinoli, EPFL, Switzerland
Modeling and Control of Distributed Stochastic Robotic Systems

 
11:35 -- 12:35 Special Session 2a CA 
(Chair: Q. Zhao, B. Chakraborty)
11:35 -- 12:35 Special Session 7a CBMI
(Chair: S. Agaian, E. Feria)
12:35 -- 14:05 Lunch Break
  14:05 -- 15:05 3rd Plenary talk:

John Krumm, Microsoft Research, USA
Where Do You Want to Go Today? Challenges in Understanding Location

 
15:05 -- 15:45

Special Session 2b CA
(Chair: Q. Zhao,  B Chakraborty)

15:05 -- 15:45 Special Session 7b CBMI
(Chair: S. Agaian, E Feria)
15:45 -- 16:15 Refreshment Break
  16:15 -- 17:55 Special Session 2c CA (Chair: Q. Zhao, B Chakraborty) 16:15 -- 17:55 Special Session 3 PR & IP
(Chair: I. Skrjanc, S. Blazic)
17:55 -- 18:15 Closing Words  

19:15 -- 21:30 Gala Cocktail & Award Ceremony (place to be annouced)

Best Paper Award will be offered a Webots PRO package by Cyberbotics 

 

Saturday, June 15, 2013

  Hall CO2, EPFL Room CO 122
9:00 -- 10:30 Workshop
International Workshop on Multimodal Pattern Recognition of Social Signals in Human Computer Interaction (MPRSS)
((Organizer: F. Schwenker, University of Ulm)
Tutorial:
Context-Aware Cybernetics: Building BCIs that turn Intentions into Appropriate Actions
(Organizer: T. Carlson & R. Chavarriaga, EPFL)
10:30 -- 11:00  Refreshment Break
11:00-- 12:30 Workshop
International Workshop on Multimodal Pattern Recognition of Social Signals in Human Computer Interaction (MPRSS)
(Organizer: F. Schwenker, University of Ulm)
Tutorial:
Context-Aware Cybernetics: Building BCIs that turn Intentions into Appropriate Actions
(Organizer: T. Carlson & R. Chavarriaga, EPFL)
12:30 -- 13:30  Lunch
14:00 -- 16:00 Social Event: Guided visit to The Cathedral of Notre Dame in Lausanne, one of the most beautiful gothic cathedral in Switzerland

Sunday, June 16, 2013 

In the afternoon, we will organize a visit to the "Castel of Chillon" in Montreux by boat. This social event is not included in the conference, but we will be vey pleased to accompany you for the visit. Further information for registration to this event will be communicated at the conference. Meanwhile you can gather some information about this event on the page Chillon Castle or Château de Chillon of the conference.

The IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics will be held in Lausanne Switzerland, 13-15 June 2013 The conference will include Workshops, Tutorials (Saturday, 15 June 2013), special sessions and plenary talks by eminent invited speakers. A detailed conference and workshop schedule will be posted at a later stage.

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