[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Call for Paper for the 13th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (WCICA 2018)

Zhiqiang Miao miaozhiqianghnu at gmail.com
Wed Sep 6 03:04:41 PDT 2017

Dear Colleagues,

The 13th World Congress on Intelligent Control and Automation (WCICA 2018)
will be held in Changsha China, July 4-8, 2018. WCICA 2018 is technically
sponsored by IEEE Control Systems Society, IEEE Robotics and Automation
Society, National Natural Science Foundation of China, the Chinese
Association of Automation, and the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy
of Sciences.  WCICA 2018 features plenary lectures and panel discussion
sessions by the world leading researchers as well as awards to honor
outstanding papers presented at this Congress. The awards include Best
Paper on Theory, Best Paper on Applications, Best Student Paper, Best
Poster Paper, Best Paper on Biomedical & Biosystem Related Areas, and AIAG
Best Paper on Supply Chain Related Topics.

Contributed Papers: Original papers are solicited in all related areas of
Intelligent Control and Automation. Full papers must be submitted in PDF
format prepared strictly following the Requirements for Creating PDF
Documents. For detailed format information, please visit the conference
website. All accepted papers will be included in the IEEE Xplore database
and indexed by EI.

Tutorials & Workshops: Proposals for tutorials and workshops addressing new
topics in Intelligent Autonomous Systems are invited for submission to the
T/W chair.

Journal Publications: Expanded versions of the accepted and presented
papers with high quality will be invited for publication in the WCICA 2018
special issues in the selected leading international journals.

 Areas and topics of contributed papers include but are not limited to the

A Control Theory and Control Engineering

A1. Systems and Control Theory and Applications

A2. Intelligent Control Theory and Applications

A3. Multi-agent Systems and Distributed Control

A4. Networked Control Systems

A5. Advanced Control Algorithms and Applications

B.   Robotics and Intelligent Systems

B1. Industrial Robots and Intelligent Manufacturing

B2. Service Robots and Intelligent Society

B3. Autonomous Vehicles and Intelligent Drive

B4. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles & Unmanned Systems

B5. Field Robotics and Applications

B6. Medical Robots and Biomedical Engineering

B7. Networked Robots and Cloud Robotics

B8. Human-Robot Interaction & Collaboration

B9. Intelligent Transportation Systems

B10. Cyber Physical Systems

C. Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

C1. Big Data Analysis, Compressed, Sampling and Visualization

C2. Data-driven Modeling, Identification and Control

C3. Data-driven  Optimization, Scheduling, and Decision Making

C4. Cloud Computing Techniques for Big Data

C5. Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering

C6. Computational Intelligence and Applications

C7. Swarm Intelligence and Bio-Inspired Computation

C8.  Brain-like Intelligence

C9. Deep Learning for Control and Automation

C10. Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

D. Systems Engineering and Management

D1. System Modelling, Identification and Simulation

D2. System Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis

D3. Healthcare and Biomedical Systems

D4. Logistics and Supply Chain Management

D5. Optimization Theory and Operations Research

Important Dates:
•Jan. 10, 2018    Submission of original PDF full papers
•Jan. 10, 2018    Submission of organized session proposals
•Feb. 20, 2018    Notification of paper and organized session acceptance

•Mar. 20, 2018    Submission of final papers and advance registration

General Chair:
Yunhui Liu  The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Program Chair:
Yaonan Wang    Hunan University

For more information, please visit the conference website


Zhiqiang Miao, Ph.D,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK

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