2016 International Conference on Robotics: Current Trends and Future Challenges (RCTFC) organized by SASTRA University, with the technical co-sponsorship by IEEE and Plymouth University (UK), will be held at SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu (India). The conference will bring together leading experts from universities, research centers and industries across the globe to promote exchange of ideas and provide a fascinating platform for collaborative research. The conference will be addressed by leading researchers on diverse topics in service robotics, humanoids, autonomous robots, etc.

Topics of interest include but not limited to:

  • Assistive robotics
  • Rehabilitative robotics
  • Swarm robotics
  • Robotics and computer vision
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Service robots
  • Reconfigurable robots
  • Autonomous robots
  • Agricultural robots
  • Aerial robots


  • Keynote speeches by internationally renowned researchers

  • Panel discussion on future challenges in the fields of Robotics


Conference Programme Schedule Updated

Confirmed Speakers



SASTRA University,


Email:     rctfc@sastra.ac.in
Tel:           +91 4362 304118