2019 IEEE ICDL-EPIROB Modelbot Award

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


The award was received for the paper "Replication of Infant Behaviours with a Babybot: Early Pointing Gesture Comprehension" at the 2019 Joint IEEE 9th International Conference on Development and Learning and Epigenetic Robotics (ICDL-EPIROB19). 3 nominees had been selected among the papers submitted for the MODELBot Challenge by the reviewers. The winner was then decided by audience vote at the Conference, based on which paper best fulfils the requirements of the challenge.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)

Awarded at event

Event title9th Joint IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning and on Epigenetic Robotics
Location, Oslo, NorwayShow on map
Period19 Aug 2019 → 22 Aug 2019


  • Modelbot Challenge
  • Developmental Robotics
  • IEEE