This year, the Australasian Conference on Robotics and Automation (ACRA) will be jointly organised by the Australian Robotics and Automation Association (ARAA) and the Robotics and Autonomous Systems Group at CSIRO’s Data61. Since it is first edition in 1999, the conference has travelled all around Australasia and this year it will be held in Brisbane.


  • Free


Julia Townsend

Event date: 08Dec 2020

Tuesday 8 - Thursday 10 Dec 2020

Online virtual event - live streamed from CSIROs Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies (QCAT)

  • 9.00am to 5.00pm AEST

Login details will be emailed to registrants

More information


Hosted online, ACRA will be live streamed from CSIRO’s Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies (QCAT), located in the emerging robotics hub of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

QCAT is an integrated research and development precinct for the resources and advanced technology industries. Its facilities include the recently launched Robotics Innovation Centre, a flight test area, an underground test area as well as a Remote Management Centre.


The conference will run from Tue 8 December to Thu 10 December, 9am-5pm, hosted online due to COVID-19 (more details to follow).

Event information on Australian Robotics and Automation Association (ARAA) website.

Submission portal

To make a submission, please use this portal.


  • Tirthankar Bandyopadhyay (General Chair)
  • Paulo Borges (Program Chair)
  • Andreia Virmond (Publicity Chair)

Science areas: Information technology

Event type: Conference or seminar