September 14–18, 2014 Chicago, Illinois

IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems Facebooktwitter

  • Lake Michigan
  • Buckingham Fountain
  • Millennium Park
  • Art Institute of Chicago (Banquet)
  • The Field Museum, Museum Campus
  • Grant Park
  • Navy Pier
  • Palmer House Lobby
  • Skyline Reflected by Cloud Gate (the Bean)
  • Chicago Skyline at Twilight


The Robotics Society of Japan and the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society are sponsoring several lunches at the Palmer House during IROS 2014.

  • RSJ Power Lunch (Monday): Hear from representatives from IROS 2014 exhibitors and sponsors while you eat lunch. Lunch is complimentary but first-come first-served and there are a limited number of lunches available. Grand, State, and Red Lacquer Rooms. The program can be found here.
  • IEEE RAS Women in Engineering (WiE) Luncheon (Tuesday): The WIE luncheon provides an opportunity for all the female and male professionals who are interested in women engineering education to discuss the subjects of career path, career/family choices, and other topics. Chicago Room, 5th floor. $5 USD registration required.
  • IEEE RAS Lunch with Leaders (LwL) - Student Luncheon (Wednesday): Lunch with Leaders (LwL) offers IEEE student members an opportunity to network with RAS leaders, and get advice and mentoring on their career and research. Crystal Room. $5 USD registration required.
  • IEEE RAS Young Professionals Luncheon (Wednesday) This luncheon is open to recent IEEE graduates, so that they can network with peers and find out more about the benefits of RAS. Chicago Room, 5th floor. $5 USD registration required.