Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation 2016

December 5-7, 2016 at The University of Queensland


IMPORTANT NOTE: This year’s ACRA will be double-blind. Therefore, for review purposes, please remove your name and affiliation from the paper.

Double-Blind Paper Submission:
(Extended to September 21, 2016 at 11:59 pm AEST)
Please submit a paper via

Paper Format:
ACRA papers are six to ten pages in length. This year paper review will be double-blind. Therefore, please remove all name and affiliation information from the paper.  This includes the body text, references, figures and acknowledgements.  Papers that do not follow the guidelines may be rejected without review.

All papers must conform to ACRA’s paper templates. Detailed instructions for format requirements are contained within the templates. Prospective authors should kindly submit their papers electronically in PDF format.

You may want to take a look at our past best papers for exemplars. For example, the ACRA 2014 best paper: Exploiting Parallax in Panoramic Capture to Construct Light Fields by Donald Dansereau, David Wood, Sebastian Montabone and Stefan Williams.

Also, an example of an anonymous submission is the Hand Waving Away Scale submission.  Unlike the final (proceedings) version, author names, affiliations and acknowledgements have been removed.

Paper Templates:

Presentation Format:
Each presentation is 15 minutes in length (12 minutes for presentation and 3 minutes for Q&A).  Acceptance of all work at the conference is based on the quality of the submitted paper. Attendance of a presenter at the conference is required for accepted papers to appear in the proceedings.

Thank you kindly for your interest and submission(s)!  🙂