Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL) - 2019 Edition

The Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL) is a new annual international conference focusing on the intersection of robotics and machine learning. The first meeting (CoRL 2017) and the second meeting (CoRL 2018) were held in Mountain View, California on November 13 - 15, 2017 and in Zurich, Switzerland on October 29 - 31, 2018, respectively. They brought together about 350 of the best researchers working on robotics and machine learning.

CoRL 2019 will be held on October 30th- November 1st, 2019, in Osaka, Japan.

The conference is organized with help from the International Foundation of Robotics Research (IFRR), publication support from the Journal of Machine Learning (JMLR), and financial support from sponsors.



The call for paper is available here


The tentative program is now available here

Keynote speakers:

  • Kenji Doya, OIST
  • Jamie Paik, EPFL
  • Yukie Nagai, The University of Tokyo
  • Jan Peters, TU Darmstadt
  • George Konidaris, Brown University
  • Angela Shoellig, UTIAS

Tutorial speakers:

  • Dinesh Jayaraman, UC Berkeley
  • Daichi Mochihashi, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
  • Sarit Kraus, Bar-Ilan University

Live streaming (Videos):

Live streaming of the talks will be made available. Detailed information will be announced.



Selected papers have been invited for expedited review as regular submissions to the IEEE Transactions on Robotics (T-RO). A subset of papers will be selected after the conference for the Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR).


Registration information can be found here (now closed).

Conference venue:

Senri Life Science Center

ADDRESS: 1-4-2 Senri Higashimachi Toyonaka City, Osaka, 560-0082

TEL: 06-6873-2010


Key dates

7 Jul: 23:59 Pacific Time (UTC-7)

14 Aug:

21 Aug:

7 Sep:

7 Oct:

30 Oct - 1 Nov:

Paper submission deadline

Rebuttal begins

Rebuttal ends

Paper acceptance notifications

Camera ready papers due

CoRL 2019 Conference

Sponsors and supporters

If you would like to sponsor the conference, please, contact the organizers at sponsor@robot-learning.org.

CoRL 2019 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Partners & publication support

IEEE Transactions on Robotics: selected papers publication