Abstract Submission: Nov 21, 2016 (extended)
Authors Notification: Nov 28, 2016
Authors Registration: Dec 1st, 2016

Registration deadline: Dec, 9th 2016

Prospective authors will submit extended abstract contributions (2 pages).

The topics of interest covered by IWART2016 included, but were not limited to:

  • Assistive and Rehabilitation robotics
  • Accessibility, computer access and use, voice recognition software,…
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Multimodal interfaces
  • Smart homes, environmental control systems and Ambient Assistive Living
  • Sensors and monitoring systems
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • BCI and BMI
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation
  • Facial recognition software
  • Virtual reality
  • Eye tracking systems
  • Wearable robotics
  • Augmented and Alternative Communication
  • Robotic systems for tele-rehabilitation and homecare
  • Robotic platforms for functional assessment

Extended Abstract instructions:

All submissions must be in A4 page size format. Please follow the page margins strictly – thus, it is highly recommended that you use the downloadable MS-Word (iwart2016_extended_abstract_template)or LaTeX template (iwart2016_extendedabstract_template_latex).

Do not put your own page numbers or running headers/footers on the manuscript.

Written in English

Submitting an extended abstract:                             

An e-mail message with the article as an attachment should be sent to Use “IWART2016” as the subject in the email address block. The message should include (1) the author’s name, (2) the title of the article, (3) an abstract of no more than 150 words, and (4) relevant information about the author, including institutional affiliation, mailing and e-mail addresses.

Deadline for submitting an extended abstract: November, 14th

All contributions will be peer reviewed. Accepted contributions will appear in Conference Proceedings and will be presented in a Poster Session that will be held during the Conference.

We would like to remind you that at least one of the authors of the paper must be registered. Authors must register before December, 1st. Otherwise, the paper will be excluded from workshop program and proceedings.

Furthermore, the authors of the best papers of IWART2016 will be invited to submit an extended version of their papers for their publication in a special issue of a JCR Journal.

We thank you for your efforts and look forward to seeing you in Elche.

16 November 2016