All conference submissions
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submitted by September 19, 2016.
Authors of accepted papers are expected to attend the ACC and present
paper is intended to be a complete description of finished work.
Accepted papers are limited to 6 pages in the conference proceedings
at no extra charge; up to two extra pages are allowed for a charge of
USD 200 each. Note that there is no separate short paper format.
proposals should present a unified theme from diverse viewpoints. Each
proposal should consist of a summary statement and six regular papers
(not abstracts). The organizer notifies Contributing Authors (CAs) of
their invited session code. The corresponding author of each paper
submits the paper online (PDF format) as an invited paper. Submission
as an invited paper requires the invited session code.
For more information on
invited sessions please contact the Vice Chair for Invited Sessions:
Session Proposals should address the development and/or application of
state-of-the-art control approaches & theory to real-world engineering
applications. A typical session starts with one 40- or 60-minute talk
on the underlying theory or application area. After the lead
presentation, there are usually several 20-minute talks highlighting
particular aspects or applications of the topic area in further
For more information on
industry & application tutorial sessions please the Vice Chair for
Industry & Applications: Junming Wang
description of the session, indicating the topic(s) to be covered and
who will be making presentations in the session, should be submitted
Special sessions usually do not include presentations of papers that
are peer-reviewed and included in the conference proceedings.
For more information, or
to discuss possible special session topics, please contact the Vice
Chair for Special Sessions: Hosam Fathy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Support for Authors
with style (.cls) files for LaTeX and templates (.dot) for MS-Word are
available from the conference submission site. Go to
the PaperPlaza website
and select "Support" for these files and example files, or directly go
ACC 2017 Submission and Registration Policies
All papers submitted to ACC 2017, whether for
review or publication upon acceptance, must be written in English and
formatted in the standard 2-column format provided on
For initial submissions, all regular and invited
papers are limited to eight (8) pages. PaperPlaza will not permit
longer papers to be uploaded.
For final upload and publication in the
conference proceedings, all accepted contributed and invited papers
are limited to six (6) pages at no extra charge. Authors may upload
longer manuscripts up to a maximum of eight (8) pages total. However,
each page in excess of six will incur a charge of USD 200.
At least one of the authors listed on the paper
must register for ACC 2017 at the full member/non-member rate to
upload the final manuscript. A maximum of 4 papers can be uploaded
with a single registration. Additional uploads on the same
registration will require a payment of USD 200 per paper.
note: If an
author registers at a reduced registration rate (student/retiree),
s/he will not be able to use that registration to upload the final
Please consider submitting your paper early and
ensuring your paper satisfies the PDF check. Revised versions of
papers can be resubmitted up until the deadline. No extensions of the
deadline are foreseen.
All papers must be
submitted electronically using
Only PDF files will
be accepted. A maximum file size of 2MB for all uploaded papers
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