- Best Conference Paper Award
- Toshio Fukuda Best Mechatronics Paper Award
- HRG Best Advanced Robotics Paper Award
- Best Student Paper Award
Authors can declare their intention for the best paper awards when they submit their papers. Members of the Award Committee and the Program Committee of ICARM 2017 can also nominate papers as candidates for the best paper awards. To avoid conflict of interest, papers authored/co-authored by the members of Awards Committee, General chair/co-chair and program chair/co-chair of ICARM 2017 are excluded from consideration for any best paper awards.
All the Best-Paper-Award Committee Members are the judges for selecting the winner of the Best Paper Award, and they will attend each presentation and evaluate each finalist’s performance according to the following Evaluation Criteria:
- Originality 40%
- Technical Strength 40%
- Presentation 20%
The winner of the Best Paper Award will receive a certificate.