Dear Wearable Robotics Academic Researchers
The Wearable Robotics Association (WearRA) is joining forces with IEEE to publish papers related to wearable robotics.
Conference publications will be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
See you in Scottsdale in March 2019

March 26-28, 2019 Scottsdale, Arizona
Scope: The WearRAcon Conference will be held in Scottsdale, Arizona on March 26-28, 2019. The conference provides an international forum for wearable robotics professionals and entrepreneurs from industry, academia, and government. The annual event brings together more than 300 attendees from across the globe, to hear cutting-edge presentations, see robotics demonstrations, participate in the Innovation Competition, and network with those creating and using wearable robotic devices.
Topics of Interest

  • Medical Exoskeletons
  • Industrial Exoskeletons
  • Human-robot interaction
  • Advances in Exo component technology (ie. Sensors, motors, controllers, etc)

Key Forums

  • Automotive Forum
  • Logistics Forum
  • Insurance Forum
  • Standards and Regulations

Important Dates
15 September 2018 - Submissions open through Paper Plaza
31 October 2018 - Deadline for submission of full-length papers
15 December 2018 - Notification of acceptance for papers
15 January 2019 - Submission of final papers deadline
Review Panel: IEEE RAS TC on Wearable Robotics, contact:
Technical Co-Sponsor:

Authors wishing to participate at the conference must register individually. Only papers registered for the Conference shall be included in the conference publications and be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

Paper submissions will follow a single stage review and acceptance process, should align with at least one of the topics listed above, be 4000 5000 words max. on up to 6 pages and must comply with the IEEE format and specifications. Authors of accepted papers are required to submit the final updated camera-ready manuscript using the submission form by the Final Paper Submission deadline.

Acceptance/rejection of full papers is based on a peer review by the IEEE TC on Wearable Robotics.

Program Committee:
Pannagiotis Artemiadis (USA)
Bruce Floersheim (USA)
Igor Gaponov (Korea)
Joseph Hitt (USA)
Arun Jayaraman (USA)
Lorenzo Masia (Netherlands)
Samer Mohammed (France)
Juan C. Moreno (Spain)
Andrea Parri (Italy)
Thomas Sugar (USA)
Yang Shen (USA)
Stefano Toxiri (Italy)
Nicola Vitiello (Italy)
Qining Wang (China)
Wenlong Zhang (USA)