ETFA 2024 will be held on 10-13 September 2024, in Padova, Italy.ETFA 2024 is the 29th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES) focusing on the latest developments and new technologies in the field of industrial and factory automation. The conference aims to disseminate novel ideas and emerging trends, research results and practical achievements.ETFA 2024 brings together professionals from industry and academia to share cutting-edge concepts, recent developments, research results, and practical achievements in industrial and factory automation. The key goal is to foster the enhancement and application of scientific techniques, models, and tools that support the efficient design and operation of industrial and factory automation systems.

Topics of Interest

  • Information Technology in Automation
  • Industrial Communication Technologies and Systems
  • Real-Time Systems and Applications
  • Automated Manufacturing Systems
  • Industrial Control
  • Computer Vision and Human-Machine Interaction in Industrial and Factory Automation
  • Intelligent Robots & Systems
  • Advanced Sensing Technologies in the Industrial Internet of Things Era
  • Complex Automation Systems and Systems Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence for Cyber-Physical Systems in Automation
  • Vehicular Embedded Systems

Important Dates

  • Special session proposals:                                                                   27 January 2024
  • Workshop proposals:                                                                            1 March 2024
  • Regular, survey and special session papers due:                             14 April 2024
  • Notification of acceptance (regular papers):                                     17 May 2024
  • Work-in-progress, industry practice, and workshop papers due:  26 May 2024
  • Notification of acceptance (work-in-progress papers):                    17 June 2024
  • Final papers due:                                                                                    1 July 2024


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