9th ROS Summer School in 2020

August 10th - August 21st, 2020

Inspite of uncertainties due to the coronavirus, the 9th Robot Operating System (ROS) Summer School is currently scheduled to take place as planned at the Aachen University of Applied Sciences:

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics
Goethestrasse 1
52064 Aachen - Germany

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Eupener Strasse 70
52066 Aachen - Germany

Application deadline: June 30th, 2020.

The registration procedure is as follows:

  1. If you want to register for the next summer school, please fill in the application form below and submit it to us via clicking on the "Send your application" button.
  2. -> Please note that the application form does not generate an automatic reply. You'll receive an application confirmation within a couple of days via email.
  3. This confirmation only says that we have put your name on a waiting list for ROS Summer School participation. Due to uncertainties because of the coronavirus, we'll send you a notification later in the the middle of May 2020 to inform you that either the ROS Summer School will take place or be cancelled.
  4. Therefore, please note the section coronavirus information below!

Please note: Coronavirus Information for ROS 2020

Considering the uncertain pandemic situation, we ask for your understanding that the application precedure is different this year.

The ROS Summer School team is actively monitoring the local and global health situation related to the pandemic coronavirus, with the health and well-being of our community firmly in mind. If you want to take part in our ROS Summer School, please fill in the application form and send it to us. We will confirm the receipt of your application and put your name on a waiting list for 2020 ROS Summer School participation. We won't send you a payment request till the middle of May 2020. 

In the middle of May 2020, we hope to come to a decision about the forthcoming 9th ROS Summer School. Depending on the general coronavirus situation then, we'll send a notification to all potential ROS applicants on our waiting list to let them know whether the ROS Summer School takes place as scheduled in 2020 or not.

Due to the uncertain coronavirus situation at the moment, we recommend: DO NOT not make any bookings yet! Please wait till you receive our notification that the ROS Summer School will take place.

Please note that in case we have to cancel the ROS Summer School, we do not bear any costs for flights (or travelling in general) or accommodations booked before the receipt of our notification.

You'll receive this notification in the middle of May. It will also contain a payment request.

For those who need a visa for Germany: We are very sorry, we cannot issue invitations for visa applications at the moment due to the corona crisis.

Application Form

Do you wish to take the final written exam (i.e. do you need a grade and a transcript)?
Do you want to attend the post-summer-school ROS-based UAV workshop (August 22-23rd, 2020)?
Please tick your T-shirt size (European clothes size system EN13402):
Please confirm that you have read the sections "Requirements" and "Registration Fee and Other Costs" and the coronavirus information on our ROS homepage and agree with it.