ACRA 2016

Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation 2016

December 5-7, 2016 at The University of Queensland


The 2016 Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation (ACRA2016) will be held on 5-7 December 2016 in Brisbane, Australia at the St. Lucia campus of The University of Queensland and is hosted by The Robotics Design Lab of the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology.

Call for Papers:

Please note, this year’s ACRA will be double-blind. Therefore, for review purposes, please remove name(s) and affiliation(s) from the paper. Prospective authors are invited to submit their papers in PDF of six  (6) to ten (10) pages in the standard ACRA format.  ACRA 2016 is a single-track, double-blind conference.

All full papers submitted to ACRA 2016 will undergo a peer-review process. Each manuscript will be reviewed by at least two reviewers who will give detailed comments. If the submission is accepted, the authors will submit a revised (“camera-ready”) version that takes into account this feedback. The review process is managed by the program chair of the conference.

ACRA 2016 Call for Papers (PDF)

Registration (open): ACRA’16 Eventbrite registration site

Important Dates:

Paper submission deadline
(Extended based on community requests)
21 September 2016
1 September 2016

Notification of acceptance 9 November 2016
31 October 2016
Camera-ready paper deadline 18 November 2016
Early-bird registration ends 18 November 2016
Conference 5-7 December 2016

Student Grants & Volunteers:

ACRA  2016 Offers Multiple Opportunities for students to engage with the robotics community!

About ACRA:

Since 1999, ACRA has brought together Australian and New Zealand researchers and students in the fields of robotics, automation and mechatronics. It provides a forum to present a breadth of research activities to the wider Australasian community. ACRA is a quality, peer-reviewed conference, and is featured in Scopus, Google Scholar and other ranking engines.