WAFR 2012

The Tenth International Workshop on the
Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics
13-15 June 2012, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA




Conference Booklet

A pdf version of the Conference Booklet is available here.


Please follow this link to register. Deadline for early registration is May 27.

Workshop Venue

The workshop will be held on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Stata Center
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge MA, 02139

Here is the location on openstreetmap

Technical dessions will be held in room 32-155. The interactive session will take place on the 4th floor, R&D Common Area.


There is no public parking on the MIT campus during the work week. Arrangements have been made with the 4 Cambridge Center East Garage for a discounted rate of $12/day. Please go here for more information.


  • Boston Marriott Cambridge: A block of rooms is available at the Boston Marriott Cambridge (Two Cambridge Center, 50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA) for the nights of June 12, 13, 14 & 15 at a rate of $209.00 per night, plus applicable taxes, single or double occupancy. Please book online here, or call the hotel at 617-494-6600. You must make your reservation no later than May 13, 2012 and mention that you are calling for the WAFR room block. All hotel rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and it is recommended that you make your reservations early.
  • MIT Dormitories: Housing is available in MIT residence halls in non-airconditioned single and double rooms. The nightly rates are $74 and $98 ($49/person), respectively. Room requests must be made online here. Requests will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis; space is limited. The deadline to submit your request is Friday, June 1, 2012. No requests for on-campus housing can be accommodated on-site. Note that on-campus housing is only available to those who have registered and paid for the conference.