Celebrating Interdisciplinarity in Soft Robotics

The theme for the 8th IEEE-RAS International Conference on Soft Robotics (RoboSoft 2025) centers on “Interdisciplinarity and Widening Horizons”, emphasizing the collaborative spirit and innovative cross-disciplinary approaches driving the future of soft robotics. Join us for an inspiring gathering of researchers, industry experts and students as we explore the cutting-edge advancements and share insights across various fields. Together, we’ll expand our horizons and pave the way for the next generation of soft robotics technologies. The conference will include keynote talks, demonstrations, discussions, forums, art displays and more.


See full call for papers here.

  • Contributed Papers: October 15, 9 am PSTĀ 
  • Extended Abstracts: January 15, 9 am PST
  • Rising Stars submissions: January 15, 9 am PST
  • RA-L Papers: As determined by RA-L Transfer Window
IEEE Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

The IEEE Robotics and Automation Society is committed to advancing diversity in Robotics and Automation, and to promoting an inclusive and equitable culture that welcomes, engages, and rewards all who contribute to the field, without regard to ethnicity, religion, gender, disability, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


  • General Co-Chairs: Cosimo Della Santina (TU Delft), Josie Hughes (EPFL)
  • Program Chairs: Lucia Beccai (IIT), Hugo Rodrigue (SKKU)

…more to be confirmed soon