LACORO 2020 Registration

The application process for candidate attendees starts on the by filling out an online form and uploading a couple of documents. The organizing committee will then evaluate the applications and select a limited number of participants. Those selected will receive a notification of acceptance starting . We will continue to accept applications until the nominal number of participants is reached. More details below.

How to Apply:

To apply to the summer school, fill out the online application form, please read these instructions carefully. Your application should include:

  • your information,
  • submit a motivation letter no longer than 2000 characters, stating why you want to participate and what you hope to gain from doing so, and
  • Submit a 2-pages curriculum vitae.

If you are requesting financial support for transportation to the venue, additional documentation is required. See the Travel Grants section below.

Registration Fee:

At the moment, we have a small registration fee to offset some of the cost of the organization of the Summer School. However, we are working hard to obtain funding to make LACORO free of charge for at least all students. We are also looking into options to offer travel grants for students.

Apply now to estimate the number of interested students more accurately, no worries, application it is NOT binding. We will keep you informed about travel and registration options.

Early Registration Fee
Late/On-site Registration
Students: 50 USD 75 USD
Academics: 100 USD 150 USD
Professionals: 200 USD 300 USD
Payment information will be provided to the participants in the notification of acceptance email. The registration covers:
  • Admission to all tutorials and supervised laboratories,
  • Coffee breaks during the days of the summer school,
  • Group activity, lunch, and a social dinner.

ACM-W Scholarships for Women Attendance

ACM-W program from the Association for Computing Machinery supports research conferences attendance for women undergraduate and graduate students in Computer Science and related programs. The student does not have to present a research article nor any preliminary results for attending the conference.

Online application form for attending the Latin American Summer School on Cognitive Robotics (LACORO) should be completed until June 15th, with decision notification on June 30th.

Application Form

To apply, you will need to submit the following:

  • your information,
  • details of the conference you want to attend,
  • a statement of why you want to participate in the conference and what you hope to gain from doing so, and
  • a support letter from your advisor.

For an application to be considered for an award, all sections must be completed. The support letter is essential to your application. Applications without recommendation letters submitted by the corresponding application deadline will not be reviewed. Each applicant must set up an ACM web account to complete the application — the account is free to set up.

Further information about application dates for this and other conferences can be found on the official ACM-W Scholarships website.