Presentation on theme: "ICRA08 Robot Comics Contest Organizers: Aude Billard, Jorge Cham The ICRA'08 IEEE-RAS robot comics contest was an initiative sponsored by the Robotics."— Presentation transcript:
ICRA08 Robot Comics Contest Organizers: Aude Billard, Jorge Cham The ICRA'08 IEEE-RAS robot comics contest was an initiative sponsored by the Robotics and Automation Society (RAS).Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) The competition closed on Wednesday 21 st 6pm There were 13 entries
Matthieu Warnier, Mathias Fontmarty, Akin Sisbot, Aurélie Clodic Xavier Broquère LAAS – CNRS, France Best new word: humanotics.
Marek Michalowski CMU, USA Most likely to make money.
Leng-Feng Lee, New York State University, USA Best appropriate treatment of inappropriate material.
Gianluca Antonelli, University of Cassino, Italy The underfunded philosophers award.
Carol Reiley, Johns Hopkins University, USA Best depiction of senior engineers and their underwear.
Michael Murphy, CMU, USA Tie: most likely to happen.
OgnjenPetrovic, Santa Clara University, USA Tie: most likely to happen.
Cheng Long, Key Laboratory of Complex Systems Most art intellectual.
Rodolf Heliot, Christine Azevedo, Pierre Wieber, INRIA, France Best depiction of graduate life and use of Pengii.
Daniel Montrallo Flickinger, Alan Bowling University of Notre Dame, USA Most deserving of its own theme music.
Cristian Plagemann, University of Fribourg, Germany Most inclusion of real robots
Kirk Valladeres, Naeem Assif Mirza, JoshuaWainer, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom Best semi-pro entry
Pierre Dupont Boston University, USA Best rendering of a past or present AdCom Member
ICRA08 Robot Comics Contest The jury was composed of six experts in robotics and comics design. The Award to the Best Comics includes: $500.-. + 1 year-long IEEE-RAS membership. The best comics will also be published in the IEEE-RAS magazine, with a photograph of the winning team.
ICRA08 Robot Comics Contest And the winner is …
3rd Runner Up Cristian Plagemann University of Fribourg, Germany
2 nd Runner Up Kirk Valladeres, Naeem Assif Mirza, JoshuaWainer University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Matthieu Warnier, Mathias Fontmarty, Akin Sisbot, Aurélie Clodic Xavier Broquère LAAS-CNRS Toulouse, France WINNER OF THE ICRA08 Robot Comics Contest