About Us

RANE 2023 is the flagship conference in the field of robotics and an international event for researchers, companies and end-users.

Robots are no longer restricted to industrial environments. Today, the applications of robots have extensively expanded outside the factory environment. Due to the technological revolutions that happened in the field of robotics and sustainable engineering, the theme of the RANE2023 focuses on “Robotics in Sustainable Development”.

This year's theme is centers around the advanced technological innovations in robotics and its applications in various sectors such as service, assistance, healthcare, inspection etc. including meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Focus Areas?

Here are some of the topics that will feature this year:

  • Robotics in:
    • Disaster Mitigation and Management
    • Reconnaissance, Search & Rescue, Firefighting, Demining etc.
    • Inspection and structural assessment of critical infrastructure
    • Sustainable development in meeting UN – SDG’s
    • Education and Learning
    • Assistive and Rehabilitation
    • Medical, Service, Safety and Agriculture
    • Collaborative /Cooperative Robotics
    • Autonomous and Cognitive Robots
    • Expert and Evolutionary Robotics
  • Intelligent Automation
  • Mechatronics, IoT, IIoT, Industry 4.0
  • Modeling, Simulation and Design of Industrial Systems
  • Machine Vision , Condition monitoring & NDT 4.0
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Sensors & Signal Processing
  • Virtual & Augmented Reality
  • and allied areas

Author Guidelines

Important Dates

Submission of Full length paper: Last date is extended till 30th June 2023

Notification of Acceptance: 7th July, 2023

Submission of Camera Ready Paper: 14th July, 2023

Author Registration DeadLine: 27th July, 2023

Conference: 7th August, 2023

Electronic copy of the manuscript can be submitted through easy chair

Paper Submission

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All accepted and presented papers will be published in CLAWAR proceedings (Scopus Indexed)
Top selected and extended version of papers will be considered for publication in
  • International Journal of Advanced Mechatronics Systems (IJAMechS) [Scopus Indexed]
  • Frontiers in Energy Research* (IF: 3.858) [Indexed in WoS, SCIE and Scopus]
* APC charges applicable

7 August, 2023



Dr Shivathanu Pillai
Professor Emeritus

Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, India

Dr I A Palani
Professor & Dean Research

Indian Institue of Technology, Indore

Dr Mukund Janardhanan
Programme Director Engineering Design and Management

University of Leicester, UK

Dr Osman Tokhi

London South Bank University, London

Dr Manuel Silva
Coordinator Professor

The Institute of Engineering of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal

Members of Various Committees

Chief Patrons
  • Dr Elizabeth Verghese, Founder Chancellor

  • Dr Anand Jacob Verghese, Chancellor

  • Mr Ashok Verghese, Pro-Chancellor

  • Dr Aby Sam, Executive Director

  • Mr Enid Verghese Jacob, Deputy Director

  • Dr S N Sridhara, Vice Chancellor

  • Dr R W Alexander Jesudasan, Pro-Vice Chancellor

Advisory Board
  • Dr Shivathanu Pillai, Professor Emeritus

  • Dr A Senthil Kumar, Director Research

  • Dr J M Mathana Joseph, Dean Research

  • Dr Angelina Geetha, Dean E&T

  • Dr V N Mani, Senior Research Scientist

Conference Chair
  • Dr RM Kuppan Chetty, Professor

Conference Co-Chair
  • Dr S Sivakumar, Associate Professor

Publication Chairs
  • Dr Joshuva Arockia Dhanraj, Assistant Professor

  • Dr Osman Tokhi, Professor, London SouthBank University

Publication Co-Chairs
  • Dr S Janakiraman, Assistant Professor

  • Dr Manuel Silva, Coordinator Professor, The Institute of Engineering of the Polytechnic Institute of Porto

  • Ms N Seenu, Assistant Professor

  • Dr Mukund Janardhanan, Director of Education, University of Leicester

  • Dr R S Nakandhrakumar, Associate Professor

  • Dr Rob Thornton, Professor, University of Warwick

Organising Committee
  • Mr Mathevan Pillai, Associate Professor

  • Dr Pavan Kalyan Lingampally, Assistant Professor

  • Dr Manju Mohan, Assistant Professor

  • Ms Indumathi, Assistant Professor

  • Mr V Ramkumar, Assistant Professor

  • Mr Jaise Jose, Assistant Professor

  • Mr Sugin Elankavi, JRF

  • Mr P U Binesh, Research Associate

International Advisory Board

  • Prof Tariq Sattar, LSBU, UK

  • Prof Bui Trung Thanh, Hung Yen University, Vietnam

  • Prof Md. Mamun Bin Ibne Reaz, UKM, Malaysia

  • Prof Shane Xie, University of Leeds, UK

  • Prof Phil Picton, University of Northampton, UK

  • Dr Ramakrishnan Narayanan, Monash University, Malaysia

  • Prof Edwin Tan Chee Pin, Monash University, Malaysia

  • Prof Ali Mostafaeipour, Yazd University, Iran

  • Prof Nachiappan Subramanian, University of Sussex, UK

  • Prof Rami S Alkhawaldeh, University of Jordan, Jordan

  • Prof Izabela Nielsen, Aalborg University, Denmark

  • Prof Mohammad Sabati, University of Kansas, USA

National Advisory Board

  • Prof S G Ponnambalam, VIT Vellore

  • Dr K Sankaranarayanaswamy, NIT Puducherry

  • Dr Sanjay S Pande, IIT Bombay

  • Dr I A Palani, IIT Indore

  • Dr Arockia Selvakumar Arockia Doss, VIT Chennai

  • Dr G Satheesh Kumar, SSN Institutions

  • Dr P Gopinathan, CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad

  • Dr Sudarsan Sahoo, NIT Silchar

  • Dr G Shanmugasundar, Sri Sai Ram Institute of Technology, Chennai

  • Dr V Dhinakaran, Chennai Institute of Technology, Chennai

  • Dr Neeraj Kumar Rathore, IGNTU, Amarkantak

Registration Fees:
Charges Standard Registration
Research Scholars / Students 3000
Faculty/Industry 4000
Foriegn Authors 200 USD

Note: Additional amount of Rs. 1500/= will be charged for authors who require local tour

Mode of Payment:

Online Payment:

Online transfer can be wired to the following account details:
TBA (or)

Demand Draft:

DD in favor of " Project Robot" payable at Chennai

Register Now!

Sponsorship & Exhibits


Sponsorship is solicited as detailed below, for more details please contact anro@hindustanuniv.ac.in:

  • Platinum Sponsor : Rs. 1,00,000/ USD 3000 (Banner/Poster/Leaflets, Audio/Visual system for presentation at breakout rooms, Company logo on conference website, 1 page profile in Proceedings, 5 delegates, 1 technical session in Conference )
  • Golden Sponsor : Rs. 50,000/ USD 1550 (Banner/Poster/Leaflets, Audio/Visual system for presentation at breakout rooms, Company logo on conference website, 1 page profile in Proceedings, 3 delegates)
  • Silver Sponsor :Rs. 25,000/ USD 775 (Banner/Poster/Leaflets, Audio/Visual system for presentation at breakout rooms, advertisement in Proceedings, 2 delegates)
  • Bronze Sponsor :Rs. 10,000/ USD 390 (Banner/Poster/Leaflets, Audio/Visual system for presentation at breakout rooms, Advertisement in Proceedings, 1 delegates)

Event Location

Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science
No.1, Rajiv Gandhi Salai (OMR)
Padur, Chennai - 603103
Phone: +91 44 27474262
Email: anro@hindustanuniv.ac.in