On Monday, August 22, the number of submitted contributions to IFAC 2017 World Congress has risen over one hundred. There is still more than two months left before deadline (see call for papers) and this figure is encouraging. At this stage, two-thirds of the contributions are Open Invited Tracks (see here the list of submitted tracks).
62 Open Invited Tracks have been submitted at this time. The organizers have now 10 weeks left to encourage contributions. Deadline for regular and survey papers is October 31.
Meanwhile, other Open Invited Tracks are still welcome. Deadline for Open Invited Track proposals is September 15. Do not miss the opportunity to promote your favorite research topic.
Six new open invited tracks are now online:
"Assembly System 4.0": From workstation to assembly line design, from part logistics to information flow management for smart assembly systems in the Industry 4.0 era
Control of intelligent autonomous systems: mobile robots, vehicles and UAVs
Tensor Methods for Modelling and Control
Optimization and control in smart grids
Recent advances in fuzzy control: theory and applications
Diagnosis and Diagnosability of Hybrid Dynamic Systems: Challenges, Methods and Applications
We are happy to announce this week 11 new open invited track contributions. The total count is now 56.
History of Control in Aerospace; Control for Computing Systems; Industrial Performance Measurement and Management; System Identification for Manufacturing Control Applications
More about these when following the links.
The next IFAC World Congress will take place in exactly one year. We look forward to welcoming you !
The closing ceremony and reception will be followed by Bastille day celebrations including a live concert on the river Garonne shores and impressive fireworks. The video below displays the 2014 fireworks.
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