MARSS, the annual International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales, is a non-profit conference run by the microrobotic community and technically supported by IEEE-RAS and IEEE-NTC. MARSS2023 will be held in-person on October 09-13, 2023, in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The conference is the flagship forum to discuss cross-disciplinary activities on 1) manipulation, automation, measurement, and characteri­zation at micro/nano scales, and 2) all kinds of small-scale robots (nm Рcm) and their applications.

Full paper submission (5-6 pages): July 10, 2023
Short paper submission (1-3 pages): July 10, 2023
Notification of paper status: Full paper: within 2 weeks after the submission
Short paper: 2-3 days after the submission
Submission of camera-ready full papers: August 10, 2023
Registration for speakers of full papers: August 10, 2023
Early Bird registration (discounted): August 10, 2023
Special session proposals: July 10, 2023 (preliminary proposal, OPTIONAL)
August 10, 2023 (final proposal)


  • Authors will be notified on paper status within two weeks after the paper submission. If the speaker has to apply for a visa, it is advisable to submit a paper as early as possible in order to avoid problems caused by the long processing time of visa applications.
  • No online or recorded presentation options are offered at MARSS2023.