CALL FOR PAPERS
ROBOMECH 2017
International Symposium on
Robotics and Mechanisms
Almaty, Kazakhstan, July 7-8, 2017

Organized by
Institute of Industrial Engineering named after A.Burkitbaev at Satpayev Kazakh National Research Technical University. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Kazakh – British Technical University.

Under the Patronage of IFToMM
International Federation for the Promotion of Mechanism and Machine Science. Technical Committee for Robotics and Mechatronics.
Technical Committee for Linkages and Mechanical Controls.

Symposium Chairman
Iskander Beisembetov (Kazakhstan)

Symposium Co – Chairmen
Zhumadil Baigunchekov (Kazakhstan)
Shuo Hung Chang (Taiwan)
I – Ming Chen (Singapore)
Erwin – Christian Lovasz (Romania)
Yukio Takeda (Japan)

International Scientific Committee
Gemal Ahmad (Egipt)
Jorge Angeles (Canada)
Rasim Alizade(Azerbaijan)
Marco Ceccarelli (Italy)
Burkhard Corves (Germany)
Jian S. Dai (United Kingdom)
Xilun Ding (China - Beijing)
Toshio Fukuda (Japan)
Feng Gao (China - Beijing)
Raj Gill (United Kingdom)
Victor Glazunov (Russia)
Grigore Gogu (France)
Clement Gosselin (Canada)
Tian Huang (China - Beijing)
Manfred Husty (Austria)
Murat Jumatayev (Kyrgyzstan)
Anvar Jurayev (Uzbekistan)
Andres Kecskemethy (Germany)
Oussama Khatib (USA)
Vijay Kumar (USA)
Jadran Lenarcic (Slovenia)
Jean – Pierre Merlet (France)
Yoshihiko Nakamura (Japan)
Vincenzo Parenti – Castelli (Italy)
Frank Park (Korea)
Doina Pisla (Romania)
Bernard Roth (USA)
Subir Kumar Saha (India)

Yuri Sargsyan (Armenia)
Daizhong Su (United Kingdom)
Delbert Tesar (USA)
Kenneth Waldron (USA)
Said Zeghloul (France)
Teresa Zielinska (Poland)

Organizing Committee
Assel Akzhalova
Maktagali Bektemessov
Rinat Iskakov
Maksat Kalimoldayev
Bagdaulet Kenzhaliyev
Yuri Loktionov
Murat Orunkhanov
Nurtay Syzdykbekov
Amandyk Tuleshov
Timur Umarov

Symposium aim
The aim of the International Symposium ROBOMECH 2017 is to exchange and present ongoing scientific and practical results of participants in the fields of new mechanisms, machines, manipulators and robots.

Topics

Topics of interests include, but not limited to
• Kinematics and Dynamics of Mechanisms and 
  Machines
• Design of Mechanisms and Machines
• Gearing and Transmissions
• Reconfigurable Mechanisms and Manipulators 
• Biomechanics
• Control of Mechanisms and Machines
• Mechatronics
• Sensors and Actuators
• Parallel Manipulators
• Robot Design, Dynamics and Control

Submission and Publication
The official language of the Symposium is English. The paper length is limited to 8 pages. Each paper will be reviewed, and the papers selected by the Scientific Committee will be published by Springer book – series on «Mechanisms and Machine Science».

Important Dates
Submission of Full Papers & Invited Session Papers
May 20, 2017
Notification of Acceptance for Papers
June 1, 2017
Submission of Final Papers June 10, 2017

Registration
«Early Bird» Registration (before June 1, 2017)
IFToMM Members 400€
Non IFToMM Members 450€
Regular Registration
IFToMM Members 450€
Non IFToMM Members 500€
Students/Accompanying Persons 250€
The Registration Fees include the Welcome Reception (on July 6, 2017), Proceedings Books, Lunches and Dinners (on July 7, 8, 2017), Excursion to Medeo and Shymbulak (on July 8, 2017) and Gala Dinner (on July 8, 2017).

Venue
The Symposium will be held at the Kazakh – British Technical University located in the center of Almaty.

Accommodation
Almaty city provides accommodation in several hotels of different categories. A list of hotels will be available on the Symposium website.

Excursions
Excursion to Medeo and Shymbulak the skating and ski resorts located in a beautiful mountain valley near Almaty. Excursion to EXPO 2017 in Astana the capital of Kazakhstan for additional fee after Symposium.

Further Information
This is the first call for papers intended to inform about the aim, topics and important dates of the Symposium. Detailed information about venue, accommodation, social program and other topics will be published on the website.

Correspondence Address

Prof. Zhumadil  Baigunchekov
Institute of Industrial Engineering named 
after A.Burkitbayev
Satpayev Kazakh National Research 
Technical University
22 Satpayev str., Almaty 050013, Kazakhstan
robomech2017@gmail.com
tel: +7 727 257 71 36

Website
http://www.robomech2017.kaznitu.kz