the Robot Construction Kit


This page gives contact information about the people maintaining the web site and the organization hosting it.

Rock is an Open Source project, it is maintained by many more people with different affiliations.

Contact for content issues

Thomas Roehr,
Sylvain Joyeux,

Data Protection Notice

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz -- DFKI) and its staff are committed to goal- and risk-oriented information privacy and the fundamental right to the protection of personal data. In this data protection policy we inform you about the processing of your personal data when visiting and using our web site.


Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (DFKI) Phone: +49 (0)631 / 205 75-0, E-Mail:, Legal information

Data protection officer

Phone: +49 (0)631 / 205 75-0, E-Mail:

Purpose of processing

Provision of the information offering in the course of the public communication of the DFKI Establishment of contact and correspondence with visitors and users

Website usage

Visit and usage of our web site are anonymous. At our web site personal data are only collected to the technically necessary extent. Within our information offering we do embed information or service offerings of the social networking website Tumblr The interaction with the website will transmit data to Tumblr as part of their blog services. For more information about Tumblr's data processing, please refer to Tumblr's Privacy Policy here.

Newsletter usage

This website embeds a redirection to DFKI's Mailman service. Any registration will subsequently be based on DFKI's data policies as found here
The newsletter service in particular requires to store your transmitted name and e-mail in combination with settings for your delivery preferences. The processing of the data is lawful because it is necessary for the purpose of maintaining the newsletter service for you. You can at any time unsubscribe or request the removal from this service.
For registration and deregistration please visit:

Contractor (Hosting/WebSpace Server)

This website is hosted with the following contractor.

Goserver GmbH
Marssstr. 72
80335 Munich/Germany

Phone: +49 89 540 42 50 0
Goserver GmbH

Access data

On every access to our web site some usage, transmission and connection data will be collected by our Hosting Contractor Goserver. For more information about Goserver's data processing, please refer to Goserver's Privacy Policy here.


You have the option to contact us by e-mail. We will use your e-mail address and other personal contact data for the correspondence with you. Due to lawful obligation every e-mail correspondence will be archived. Subject to our legitimate interests your e-mail address and other personal contact data can be stored in our contact data base. In this case you will receive a corresponding information on the processing of your contact data.

Access and Intervention

Besides the information in this data protection policy you have the right of access to your personal data. To ensure fair data processing, you have the following rights: The right to rectification and completion of your personal data The right to erasure of your personal data The right to restriction of the processing of your personal data The right to object to the processing of your personal data on grounds related to your particular situation To exercise these rights, please contact our data protection officer.

Right to lodge a complaint

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you consider that the processing of your personal data infringes statutory data protection regulations.

Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH

Standort Bremen
Robotics Innovation Center
Robert-Hooke-Str. 1
28359 Bremen
Telefon: +49 (0)421 / 178 45 - 0
Telefax: +49 (0)421 / 178 45 - 4150
Leitung: Prof. Dr. Frank Kirchner

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Wolfgang Wahlster (Vorsitzender),
Dr. Walter Olthoff

Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrates:
Prof. Dr. h.c. Hans A. Aukes

Amtsgericht Kaiserslautern
HRB 2313
ID-Nummer DE 148 646 973