Welcome to The International PhD Conference on Safe and Social Robotics(SSR-2018)

29-30 September 2018

We are co-located with IROS-2018,why not visit both. IROS-Madrid

Call For Papers

Submission deadline is extended to July 31st

We invite you to submit your research work to The International PhD Conference on Safe and Social Robotics.

We are honored to host the 2018 International PhD Conference on Safe and Social Robotics (SSR 2018) that will be held for the first time in the lively capital city of Madrid.

This conference is co-organized by two Horizon 2020 projects SECURE and SOCRATES with the focus in Robotics. It is organized by the PhD students and for the PhD students. We encourage you to discuss the state of the art with many PhD students and expert researchers working on design, emotion, intention, vision and language processing, security, safety, and ethics for Robotics.

It is conveniently co-located with
IROS , so that attendees can also benefit from this large international conference.

SSR 2018 gives us the opportunity of combining research with the hospitality of Madrid and its citizens, unique cultural heritage, and fabulous gastronomy from typical tapas bar to world´s best restaurants and an endless nightlife offer. We are looking forward to seeing you at SSR 2018.

Welcome to SSR 2018!

Submissions will be judged based on relevance to the conference topics, technical quality, and novelty. Authors of accepted papers are expected to give a short spotlight talk and to present a poster at the conference. A number of full papers will be selected for longer 15 minutes oral presentation.


The SSR2018 is jointly organized by two Horizon 2020 EU projects SECURE and SOCRATES - focusing on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI).

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