Announcement of the 2nd Yamabico Symposium 2012

Secretary :Takuro Mizuno(University of Tsukuba M1)
Assistant Secretary :Hideaki Yokoshima(University of Tsukuba M2)
Assistant Secretary :Yoshiteru Itonaga(University of Tsukuba M1)
Assistant Secretary :Fuhito Honda(University of Tsukuba B4)
Assistant Secretary :Akira Matsumoto(University of Tsukuba B4)

The Intelligent Robot Laboratory organizes a symposium as part of the Yamabico project. This symposium will provide a forum for reporting and discussing the result of the work in progress and to exchange information on relevant topics. Research Presentation, relevant topics and participants are strongly encouraged to submit.
The symposium will be held as follows.

Information update

Publishing the announcement of the 2nd Yamabico Symposium 2012
Changed the Session Start Time and Manuscripts submission Deadlines
Changed the Session Start Time
Added the Program


From November 28th, 2012 (Wed) till November 29th (Thu)

The 1st day(28/11)Session 9:30~
The 2nd day(29/11)Session 9:30~

*2012/11/05 The Session Start Time Was Changed


Tsukuba Science Infomation Center(URL)

Tsukuba Science Information Center(Google Map)

Participation fee


※ Assistance is offered for those who can not get to pay the participation fee.

※ For non-students, please pay your participation fee upon arrival.

Presentation time and title

Belonging # of topics Presentation Time Q&A Time
Intelligent Robot Laboratory(D1~D3,M2) -- 15 minute 10 minute
Intelligent Robot Laboratory(M1,B4) -- 12 minute 8 minute
The Outside of Laboratory -- 12 minute 8 minute


Please see PDF file about the program on that day.

Program PDF File

Participation and presentation deadlines

Participation and presentation deadlines are as follows. Due to program scheduling and booking issues, please apply by the due date. Presentation from companies and other universities are welcome.

RegistrationRegistration of the presentation titleManuscripts submission
Participation onlyNovember 12th, 2012 (Mon)--
Participation and presentationNovember 5th, 2012 (Mon)November 19th, 2012(Mon)November 20th, 2012 (Tue)

*2012/10/30 The Manuscripts Submission Deadline Was Changed


A private proceedings as an internal document of the project will be made. Prepare your manuscripts to fit into A4 size paper, and not exceed 8 pages. (For connivance of printing, please keep a margin of 2mm from all borders of the page.)

Sample manuscript

How to apply for participation or submit your manuscript

Registration page has been deleted. (2013-12-02 W4G)

Contact Us

University of Tsukuba, Intelligent Robot Laboratory(Representative : Takuro Mizuno)
Question and inquiry
e-mail : sympo2012-2(at)


One LCD project and screen will be prepared to be used in presentations. If other equipment (including OHP,VTR (VHS),PC, etc.) is needed, please inform us in advance.

Editor : Akira Matsumoto (Department of Engineering Systems)