RSS 2009


We are grateful to our sponsors for their generous support of the 2009 Robotics: Science and Systems.

Gold Sponsors ($15,000 or more)

The Boeing Company

Silver Sponsors ($10,000 — $15,000)


Bronze Sponsors ($5,000 — $10,000)

Willow Garage

Naval Research Laboratory

Other Sponsors



Microsoft Research

Best Paper Awards

Springer Springer has sponsored an award of $2500 for the Springer Best Student Paper.

iRobot iRobot has sponsored an award of $2500 for the iRobot Best Paper and a special gift from iRobot for each author (limit of 5).

Technical Sponsors

The 2009 Robotics: Science and Systems is furthermore supported by the following technical sponsors.

IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) AAAI International Foundation of Robotics Research Robotics Society of Japan