Events in Conjunction with ICRA

Willow Garage PR2 Meeting

Organizer: Willow Garage
Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2013, 18:30 – 20:30
Location: Clubraum, Stadthalle

Since the start of the PR2  Beta Program in 2010, the community has grown to having over 30 PR2′s in numerous institutions around the world. In order to support and continue to grow the community, we hold conference calls on a periodic basis to allow PR2 owners and users to informally share what they have been working on with PR2. The next conference call will be held in conjunction with ICRA. Feel free to join the Willow Garage PR2 session at ICRA and see what new research and innovations are being done with PR2.

ROS Developer Conference

ROSCon 2013 will be  held on 11-12 May, 2013, in Stuttgart, Germany, near to Fraunhofer IPA at University of Stuttgart Campus which is less than one hour by train from ICRA2013.

ROSCon 2013 is a chance for ROS developers to spend an extraordinary weekend learning from and networking with the ROS community.  Get tips and tricks from experts and meet and share ideas with fellow developers from around the globe.

Direct registration link here. Further information can be found at ROSCon webpage.

International Workshop on Robot Modularity

Organizer: Seungbin Moon
Date: May 9, 2013, 8:30 – 17:00
Location: SR2.08, Stadthalle

A registration for ICRA 2013 is required to attend this workshop. For further information contact Professor Seungbin Moon at or visit

Third Workshop on Semantic Perception, Mapping and Exploration

Date: May 5, 2013
Location: Thoma, Stadthalle, Kongresszentrum Karlsruhe

The 3rd Workshop on Semantic Perception, Mapping and Exploration will take place on Sunday, May 5th as an independent event in the same location as ICRA 2013.