The submission via the PaperPlaza conference manuscript management system is now open!

Invited Session Proposals

Proposals for invited sessions must contain the title of the proposed session, plus the list of contributors with the tentative titles of the papers

Call for Papers

Important Dates

Submission of invited session proposals
and draft papers (regular and invited)
April 12, 2021
April 26, 2021
Author notificationJune 30, 2021
Final papers dueJuly 31, 2021


Details on the registration follow.

Registration fees:
Early registration350 €
Registration400 €
Student registration250 €
(Banquet ticket: 80 €)

Copyright Conditions

ll publication material submitted for presentation at an IFAC-sponsored meeting (Congress, Symposium, Conference, Workshop) must be original and hence cannot be already published, nor can it be under review elsewhere. The authors take responsibility for the material that has been submitted. IFAC-sponsored conferences will abide by the highest standard of ethical behavior in the review process as explained on the Elsevier webpage (, and the authors will abide by the IFAC publication ethics guidelines (

Accepted papers that have been presented at an IFAC meeting will be published in the proceedings of the event using the open-access IFAC-PapersOnLine series hosted on ScienceDirect ( To this end, the author(s) must grant exclusive publishing rights to IFAC under a Creative Commons license when they submit the final version of the paper. The copyright belongs to the authors, who have the right to share the paper in the same terms allowed by the end user license, and retain all patent, trademark and other intellectual property rights (including research data).