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General Scope

Recent Progress in Robotics Applications” (RPRA 2015) is planned as one full day workshop which deal with present techniques and technologies which are being included in modern robotics applications. This Workshop will be held in the framework of SARA 2015 (Automatics and Robotics Week in Alicante). The school will be held at the Nucia University Venue, which belongs to the University of Alicante, and which is located in La Nucia village in the province of Alicante (Spain), on June 29th, 2015.

The discussions and ateliers will be delivered by world renowned experts in the field of Robotics, from academia and industry, and they will cover both theoretical and practical aspects on topics such as robot navigation, robot guidance, robot vision, service and field robots.

This summer school aims to provide a stimulating opportunity for young researchers and Ph.D. students. The participants will benefit from direct interaction and discussions with world leaders in Robotics.

RPRA 2015 is organized by the Transverse line of Robotics (LTROB) of the University Institute for Computer Research Vision (IUII), and funded by Regional Government (PROMETEO 2013/085).


The school will cover topics included in these main lines:

  • Robot Navigation.
  • Robot Guidance.
  • Visual servoing.
  • Robot Vision.
  • Field Robots.
  • Service Robots.


The summer school will be open to about 25 qualified, motivated and pre-selected candidates. Postgraduate students, Master Students, Ph. D. students, young researchers from universities/organizations and engineers from industry companies are encouraged to apply.

The expected workshop fee will be 100€ for all. The fee will include all course materials, 2 coffee breaks and 1 lunch. The payment way and bank information will be suggested after the application is accepted. Extra costs for bank wire transfers are not covered by RPRA 2015.

Applications to attend RPRA 2015 should be received before 30 May 2015. Applicants will receive notification of acceptance by 02 June 2015. Applications can be done through the on-line application form, which is accessible from the right menu or the following link. The form will ask for the applicant's name, institution, department, institutional address, postal code, city, country and e-mail.

RPRA 2015 application form

According to the limitation of the number of participants to a maximum of 25, each student has to submit his/her CV (one page) in PDF format through the application from. This way, if more applications are received, participants will be selected based on work area and background.


RPRA Registration for accepted participants should be done before 8 June 2015, using the on-line registration form, which will be accessible from the right menu or the following link:

RPRA 2015 registration form

To complete the registration, each accepted participant needs to send a copy of his/her payment receipt through the registration form before 8 June 2015. The receipt must include the "RPRA2015" text and the full name of the participant in the details field. The payment way and bank information will be directly indicated to accepted participants when they be notified by email about their acceptance, by 2 June. In order to do the payment, you must consider extra costs for bank wire transfers are not covered by RPRA, and you must take on these extra costs. Money-back is not covered and guaranteed from RPRA 2015 organizers.

Applicants who have not complete registration within 8 June 2015 will be removed from the list of participants and their place will be assigned to other students on the waiting list.


  • Student's application: 30 May 2015.
  • Notification of acceptance: 2 June 2015.
  • Registration (payment of 100€): 8 June 2015.


If you have some doubt, please do not hesitate contact with us.


Web: http://aurova.ua.es/rpra2015

Postal address:

Automation, Robotics and Computer Vision Group
University of Alicante
Carretera San Vicente del Raspeig s/n
03690, San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante, SPAIN