Submission Guidlines

All submissions must be done through the IFAC Conference Manuscript Management System website at https://ifac.papercept.net/. When preparing the paper manuscript the authors should adhere to the IFAC style files for conference papers.

All submitted papers must be written in English and are limited to 6 pages.

All accepted papers will appear in the proceedings of the symposium, will be hosted on-line on the IFAC-PapersOnLine website and will be indexed in SCOPUS.

LaTeX Support : http://ifac.papercept.net/conferences/support/tex.php

MS-Word Support: http://ifac.papercept.net/conferences/support/word.php


Copyright Conditions

All 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 (https://www.elsevier.com/authors/journal-authors/policies-and-ethics), and the authors will abide by the IFAC publication ethics guidelines (http://www. ifac-control.org/events/organizers-guide/PublicationEthicsGuidelines.pdf/view).

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 (http://www.sciencedirect.com). To this end, the author(s) must confer the copyright to IFAC when they submit the final version of the paper through the paper submission process. The author(s) retain the right to use a copy of the paper for personal use, internal institutional use at the author(s)’ institution, or scholarly posting at an open web site operated by the author(s) or their institution, limited to noncommercial use. Any other use of the paper requires approval by IFAC.