Message From Chair
On behalf of the workshop committees, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 9thJoint Workshop on Machine Perception and Robotics(MPR2013) and welcome to Ritsumeikan University, Japan. MPR is a joint workshop of Ritsumeikan University, Peking University and Kyushu University for promoting the cooperation in the area of machine perception and robotics among three universities. In this year, MPR2013 will be held in SuzakuCampus, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan on Oct. 31-Nov.1, 2013. In this workshop, we will have 2 invited talks, 21 oral presentations by faculty members and young researchers and 40 poster presentations by graduate students. I hope that the workshop is not only successful in the scientific sense but also in the enhancement of friendship. Finally I also hope you enjoy your stay in Kyoto. Kyoto is a heartland of Japanese culture. There are 17 UNISCO World Culture Heritage Sites in Kyoto.Thanks again for your participation.
College of information Science and Eng., Ritsumeikan University