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 “Robots and 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.

Organized by
Centre for Automation & Robotics
Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science

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: 9th June, 2023

Notification of Acceptance: 7th July, 2023

Submission of Camera Ready Paper: 14th July, 2023

Author Registration DeadLine: 27th July, 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 AIP(American Institute of Physics) Scopus indexed proceedings: Robotics Automation and Non-Destructive Evaluation 2023

7 August, 2023



Dr. Shivathanu Pillai
Professor Emeritus

Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, India

Dr. Rob Thronton
Associate Professor

Structural Integrity University of Leicester, UK

Dr. Mukund Janardhanan
Programme Director

Engineering Design and Management

University of Leicester, UK

Event Schedule

Members of Various Committees

Chief Patron
  • Dr Mrs Elizabeth Verghese, Chancellor

  • Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese, Pro-Chancellor

  •   Dr S N Sridhara, Vice Chancellor

  •   Dr. R. W. Alexander Jesudasan, Pro-Vice Chancellor

  •   Dr Aby Sam, Director

  •   Mr Ashok Verghese, Director

  •   Dr. Shivathanu Pillai, Professor Emeritus, HITS

Advisory Board
  • Dr. R. Manoharan, HITS

  •  Dr. NandaKumar, HITS

  •  Dr. Angelina Geetha, HITS

  •  Dr. Uppu Ramachandriah, HITS

  •  Dr. JM. Mathana Joseph, HITS,

Conference Chairs
  •   Dr. D Dinakaran,  HITS

  •   Dr. RM Kuppan Chetty,   HITS

Publication Chairs
  •   Dr. A. Joshuva, HITS

Publication Co-Chairs
  •   Dr. S. Janakiraman, HITS

  •   Ms. N. Seenu, HITS

  •   Dr. Mukund Janardhanan, University of Leicester

  •   Dr. R.S. Nakandhrakumar, HITS

  •   Dr. Rob Thronton, University of Leicester

Organizing Committee

  •   Mrs Manju Mohan

  •   Mr V. Ramkumar

  •   Mrs S K Indumathi

  •   Mr Arun Raja

  •   Mr Jaise Jose

  •   Mr Sugin Elankavi

  •   Mr Jayarajan

International Advisory Board

  •   Prof. Tariq Sattar, LSBU, UK

  •   Prof. Bui Trung Thanh, Hung Yen University, Vietnam

  •   Prof. Dr. Mukund Janardhanan, University of Leicester, UK

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

  •   Prof. Shane Xie, University of Leeds, UK

  •   Prof. Phil Picton, University of Northampton, UK

  •   Prof. S. G. Ponnambalam, VIT Vellore, India

  •   Dr. Rob Thronton, University of Leicester, UK

  •   Dr. G. Satheesh Kumar, SSN Institutions, India

Registration Fees:
Charges Standard Registration
Research Scholars / Students 2000
Faculty 3000
Industry 5000
Foriegn Authors 200 USD
Note: Additional amount of Rs. 1500/= will be charged for Indian 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

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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: rane@hindustanuniv.ac.in