Invited/Special Sessions

Invitation to submit a Invited/Special Session Proposal:

In order to provide a site of debate for new and important topics, participants of SAMCON2018 are encouraged to organize a Invited Session and Special Session. The papers in the Invited/Special Session should have 4 pages, which can be extended to 6 pages. The session can include one invited paper with 2 pages (intended for participants from industry). Prospective organizers are invited to submit their proposals by sending the form to the Invited/Special Session Chairs.
The format of Invited/Special Session Proposal can be downloaded at : Format of IS and SS

The e-mail addresses of the Invited/Special Session Chairs are as follows:

Prof. Kenta Seki Nagoya Institute of Technology k-seki ( )
Prof. Kenji Natori Chiba University knatori ( )

Invited Sessions

Invited Session 1 (IS1):

Title:"High Precision Motion Control in Mechatronic Systems"
Kenta Seki, Nagoya Institute of Technology, k-seki()
Kazuaki Ito, Gifu University, kazu_it()
Hiroshi Fujimoto, The University of Tokyo, fujimoto()

Invited Session 2 (IS2):

Title:"Keywords for future real-world haptics"
Toshiaki Tsuji, Saitama University, tsuji()
Sho Sakaino, Saitama University, sakaino()
Takahiro Kanno, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, kanno.bmc()

Invited Session 3 (IS3):

Title:"Intelligent Sensing Applications for Human Support Systems"
Hiroshi Igarashi, Tokyo Denki University, h.igarashi()
Sota Shimizu, Shibaura Institute of Technology, shimizu()

Special Sessions

Special Session 1 (SS1):

Title:"Estimation and Information in Motion Control"
Tadanao Zanma, Chiba University, zanma()
Daisuke Yashiro, Mie University, yashiro()
Takahiro Nozaki, Keio University, nozaki()

Special Session 2 (SS2):

Title:"New Actuation Technology for Human Support Systems"
Tomoyuki Shimono, Yokohama National UniversityCshimono-tomoyuki-hc()
Yasutaka Fujimoto, Yokohama National UniversityCfujimoto-yasutaka-by()