Daniel M. Lofaro Ph.D

Electrical Engineer and Roboticists
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
Navy Center for Applied Research in Artificial Intelligence (NCARAI)
Laboratory for Autonomous Systems Research (LASR)
4555 Overlook Ave SW
Washington, DC 20375, USA

University of Maryland (UMD)
Maryland Applied Graduate Engineering
Maryland Robotics Center
4356 Stadium Dr #2105
College Park, MD 20742, USA

Affiliate Professor
George Mason University (GMU)
School of Business and the Volgenau School of Engineering
4400 University Drive, Planetary Hall #4
Fairfax, VA 22030, USA

c: +1-202-378-8964
UMD: lofaro@umd.edu
GMU: dlofaro@gmu.edu
Personal: dan@danlofaro.com

IEEE-RAS Humanoids 2012

IEEE-RAS Humanoids 2012 - Osaka, Japan

November 29th - December 1st, 2012

This page is the unofficial student activities page for the IEEE-RAS Humanoids 2012 conference. The purpose of these events are to create an atmosphere conducive for students to get to know each other in a non-academic setting. All activities are geared towards students however anyone is welcome to participate. All schedule events are on a "pay your own way" basis unless otherwise stated.

Friday, November 30th, 2012

(Food Event: 19:30-22:00) Student Dinner at local (traditional Japanese) restraint (TBA) as a meet and greet
  • Meet on the fist floor (1F) at 19:15 (7:15pm)
  • Will leave at 19:30 (7;30pm)

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

(Fun Event: After Farewell Reception) Go out and sing Karaoke!!!
  • Meet on first floor (1F)
  • Time: 20 min after end of the reception

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

(Full Day Event: 08:30-20:00) Day Trip to Kyoto: Historic Kyoto, Temple Walk, Tea Ceremony, Shopping

Tentative Schedule:
  • 08:30 - Meet at hotel
  • 09:00 - Leave Osaka
  • 10:00 - Arrive Kyoto Shijo Station
  • 10:30 - Walk through Yasaka Shrine and Higashiyama historic to Kiyomizu Temple
  • 12:00 - Lunch in Higashiyama district (TBA)
  • 13:00 - Free time for shopping, visit pagoda, etc.
  • 14:30 - Meet at Yasaka Shrine and go to Tea Ceremony En (15h reservation)
  • 16:00 - People who do not want dinner: Train back to Osaka
  • 18:00 - Dinner
  • 20:00 - Train back to Osaka


(Food Event: ~12:00-13:00)Lunch. Follow @ieeestudentfun on Twitter for updates

(Food Event: ~20:00-??:??)Going out for dinner and drinks. @ieeestudentfun on Twitter for updates on times and places.

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