Submission guidelines

Authors must prepare an electronic version of the full paper according to the required paper style and submit it in the required file format. The normal requirement of 6 pages maximum applies. For more details see the Information for IFAC authors.

Please note that papers that do not meet the required specifications will not be included in the final conference proceedings.

Paper Style

The Paper should be prepared in final proceedings form (not exceeding six pages) according to the IFAC LaTeX file guidelines. The package for IFAC papers can be obtained from here:

For Authors using Microsoft Word the compressed file is available containing the template and a sample PDF file.

File Format for Final Submissions

You have to submit your Paper only in proper PDF (Adobe Portable Document Format). The maximum size for your file is 1.5 MB.

Manuscript Submission

Submissions for contributed papers have to be made electronically through PaperCept.

Publication of Papers

Papers should follow the normal guidelines for IFAC events available on the IFAC website.

  • Accepted and presented papers will be published, on a dedicated web site. The name of the site is
  • All papers published on the web site can be cited using the site ISSN, the event ISBN, and the individual paper DOI.
  • All submissions must be written in English, and only PDF files are accepted.
  • All papers must be prepared in a two-column format in accordance with the IFAC manuscript style.
  • The copyrights (in electronic form) of all papers are transferred to IFAC when the submission of the camera-ready form of accepted papers is completed.