The German Rescue Robotics Center (DRZ) invites participants to the
International Symposium on the Current State and Challenges for
Intelligent Robotic Assistance in Disaster Response
When: 1 Oct 2021, 13:00-16:30 (CET)
Where: Online and onsite in Dortmund, Germany
What: Invited talks by leading researchers and practitioners and a round
The symposium will highlight the current status and future challenges in
intelligent ground and aerial robotic systems assisting in disaster
response from the perspectives of research, development, training, and
* Emanuele Gissi, Italian Fire and Rescue Service
* Adam Jacoff, NIST, USA
* Jean-Paul Monet, Bouches-du-Rhone Fire Department, France
* Robin Murphy, Texas A&M University, USA
* Tomas Svoboda, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic
* Satoshi Tadokoro, Tohoku University, Japan
We welcome a broad audience, including first responders, industry,
academia and general public.
For more details and updates on the program and to register (free of
charge) please visit the website:
The International Symposium Rescue Robotics is part of the Rescue
Robotics Days 2021: https://rettungsrobotik.de/en/rettungsrobotiktage/
Ivana Kruijff-Korbayova and Oskar von Stryk (Symposium Co-Chairs)
*Apologies for duplicate messages*
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*RoboCup Asia-Pacific 2021 (RCAP 2021)*
25-29 November 2021
RoboCup Asia-Pacific 2021 Aichi Japan (RCAP 2021) will be held at Aichi Sky
Expo (Aichi International Convention & Exhibition Center), November 25-29,
RCAP 2021 will be held in a hybrid ON-SITE and VIRTUAL format. Due to the
current uncertainties of Covid-19, ON-SITE competitions will only open to
participants from Japan.
- ON-SITE Competitions: Participants from Japan.
- VIRTUAL Competitions: Participants from all over the world.
Virtual Competitions are open to participants from all over the world, with
most of the leagues of RoboCup 2021 Worldwide.
For details of leagues, please refer to:
All teams are required to pre-register through the online form:
- Deadline for pre-registration (both online and virtual competitions):
30 September 2021
- Announcement of qualified teams: 14 October 2021
- Deadline for registration: 4 November 2021
The registration fee is waived for all Japanese teams/members.
The registration fee for teams to participate in virtual competitions
(except teams from Japan):
- Major Team Registration Fee: Waived
- Major Staff/Students: USD60/person
- Junior Team Registration Fee: Waived
- Junior Students/Mentors: USD40/person
For inquiries please contact us via the hereunder email addresses:
- Aichi Local Organizing Committee (General Enquiries, On-site
- RCAP Office (Registration fees and payments, Virtual competitions):
For more information please visit our official website at https://2021
We look forward to welcoming you to RCAP 2021 Aichi Japan!
RoboCup Asia-Pacific (RCAP) Office,
RoboCup Asia-Pacific 2021 (RCAP 2021) Organizing Committee