International Advisory Board

  • Yvan Baudoin, Executive Head of the UVC / Professor emeritus, Royal Military Academy (RMA), Belgium
  • Manuel Armada, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas (CSiC), Spain
  • Fakhri Karray, Co-Director of The Center for Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (UW CPAMI), Canada
  • Bruno Siciliano, Director of the PRISMA Lab in the Department of Computer and Systems Engineering at University of Naples Federico II , Italyand Past-President of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
  • Klaus Schilling, Professor and Chair for Robotics and Telematics, Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg, Germany
  • Giovanni Muscato, University of Catania , Italy
  • Edson Prestes, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil
  • Dominic Swayne, Department of Military Science, James Madison University, USA
  • Farid Melgani, University of Trento, Italy 
  • Howard Li, Diretcor of COllaboration Based Robotics and Automations (COBRA) Group, University of New Brunswick, Canada
  • Nikolaos Mavridis, Director of Interactive Robots and Media Lab, New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi
  • Miguel Ángel Salichs, Director of RoboticsLab, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
  • Abder Rezak Benaskeur, Université de Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada
  • René Reynaga, Universidad La Salle, Bolivia
  • Ayorkor Korsah, Computer Science Department, Ashesi University, Ghana andco-founder of African Robotics Network (AFRON) 

Organizing Committee

  • Alaa Khamis, Suez University and IEEE Robotics and Automation Society – Egypt Chapter Chair
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Department of Computing and Systems Engineering at Universidad Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile
  • Raj Madhavan, Vice President of Industrial Activities Board and Chair of RAS-SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology), IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
  • Mohamed Aboud, Hadath for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Mahmoud AbdelAziz, Hadath for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Omar Mahmoud, German University in Cairo
  • Nizar Rokbani, REGIM-Lab, University of Sousse, Tunisia
  • Ibrahim Hameed, Aalborg University, Denmark 
  • MoezBellah AlShareef, Hadath for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

 Local Arrangement Team

  • Dr. Claudio Meneses Villegas, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
  • Dr. Juan Bekios Calfa, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
  • Dr. José Gallardo Arancibia, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
  • Dr. Vianca Vega Zepeda, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
  • Ms. Ricardo Pérez Sánchez, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
  • Dr. Jorge Kasaneva R., Universidad de Antofagasta, Chile
  • Eng. Simon Martinez R., Universidad de Antofagasta, Chile

Supporting Organizations

  • Department of Computing and Systems Engineering, Universidad Catolica del Norte
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Universidad de Antofagasta
  • Vice-Rector for Research and Technological Development, Universidad Catolica del Norte
  • IEEE Student Branch, Universidad de Antofagasta
  • Executive Secretariat for the Demining and Development of the North West Coast, Ministry of International Cooperation, Egypt
  • African Robotics Network (AFRON)
  • Mines Action & Human Rights Foundation
  • COllaboration Based Robotics and Automations (COBRA), University of New Brunswick, Canada
  • RoboticsLab, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Collaborators

  • Victor Flores (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Department of Computing & Systems Engineering at Universidad Catolica del Norte
  • Dario Rojas (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Engineering School at Universidad Catolica del Norte
  • Ivan Jiron (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Department of Mathematics at Universidad Catolica del Norte
  • Jorge Kasaneva (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Department of Electrical Engineering at Universidad de Antofagasta
  • Wilson Castillo (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Universidad Arturo Prat
  • Ahmed Amer, Field MRE Coordenator, United Nations Development Programme
  • Ayman Sorour, Executive Director of Mines Action & Human Rights Foundation and Protection Against Armaments & Consequences
  • Mohamed Salem, Ain Shams University, Egypt
  • Ahmed Hasan Madian, German University in Cairo
  • Yun-Qian Miao, University of Waterloo, Canada

Community Partners