Call for Forums

Forums typically focus on topics involving industry, government, and entrepreneurship in order to exchange innovative ideas, share disparate points of view, and discuss issues around various approaches to robotics and related fields. Forum proposals addressing non-technical issues of robotics such as the role of robots in society, robot ethics, new jobs and employment, regulations, etc. are particularly encouraged.

Proposal Content

Forum organizers submit proposals as a PDF by email to with the following information:

  • Title of forum
  • Organizers of forum
  • Brief session description with 2-3 paragraphs explaining forum goal and overarching themes to be discussed
  • Preferred format of forum (total duration, number & duration of presentations, etc.)
  • List of potential presenters, including brief biography and likely topic


Proposals: January 15, 2023

Notification: February 1, 2023

Contact Information

Forums Chair, Yuka Ariki, at