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06-07-2011, 12:03 PM
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Dear Colleague,

Please find below recent information about the SKILLS conference held at the Corum International Convention Center in Montpellier, France, December 15-16, 2011.

NEWS: Deadline for paper submission: June 15, 2011. Please submit your paper now !
NEWS: Closing lecture of the conference by Libor Kral, European Commission, Head of Unit E5 " Perspectives for Cognitive Systems, Interaction & Robotics in EU "
NEWS: Social event, Conference night at the BRASSERIE DU CORUM + After banquet event

All details, including the submission procedure, are available
on the conference web site at www.euromov.eu/skills

SKILLS is an international conference addressing fundamental and translational issues related to the acquisition, storage, maintenance and transfer of human skills using multimodal technologies such as virtual and augmented realities, human-machine interfaces, interaction design, and robotic systems.

In addition to keynote lectures, regular papers and posters, a large portion of the conference will be devoted to the presentation of hands-on demos illustrating the enactive approach to skill acquisition and transfer, not limited to but including the three following domains: Sport & Entertainement, Surgery & Rehabilitation, Industry & Manufacturing.

The two keynote speakers are J.A. Scott Kelso (Florida Atlantic University, FL, USA) and Stefan Schaal (University of Southern California, CA, USA).

The conference will be held at the CORUM International Convention Center, December 15-16, 2011, in the beautiful city of Montpellier in the Languedoc-Roussillon region.

Deadline for paper submission is again next week, on June 15, 2011.

Detailed information about the SKILLS conference (preliminary program, flyers and posters, submission, registration, accommodation, etc...) can be found at www.euromov.eu/skills

Detailed information about the SKILLS european project can be found at www.skills-ip.eu

Detailed information about the EuroMov center an be found at www.euromov.eu

We look forward to seeing you in Montpellier in December !

Benoit Bardy (General Chair), Julien Lagarde (Program Chair), Denis Mottet (Demos Chair)