Call for Contributions

We invite submission of extended abstracts to the workshop. Extended abstracts should be 1-2 pages in length, formatted in according to RSS style. However, submissions should not be blind. Extended abstracts should be sent in PDF or PS file format by email to

The selected submission may be accepted either as an oral presentation or as a poster presentation. We encourage participants who can contribute in the following areas:

  • Active learning
  • Active filtering
  • Sequential experimental design
  • Adaptive sensing
  • Optimal information gathering
  • Autonomous exploration
  • Bayesian optimization
  • Active cognitive development
  • Attention systems or gaze control
  • Sensor placement
  • Active vision
  • Online decision making
  • Selection criteria/Utility functions
  • Information theoretic metrics in the context of robotics.

The above list is not exhaustive, and we welcome submissions on highly related topics too. Accepted extended abstracts will be made available online at the workshop website.

Important Dates

  • Submission of extended abstracts: May 19, 2010
    (later submission might not be considered for review)
  • Notification of acceptance: May 28, 2010
  • Workshop date: June 27, 2010