CASE 2017- 13th International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering

From 20 Aug, 2017 until 23 Aug, 2017
Categories: Conferences

The 13th IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (IEEE CASE 2017), sponsored by the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS), will be held in Xi'an, China, 20-23 Auguest 2017. IEEE CASE is a flagship automation conference of the IEEE RAS and constitutes the primary forum for cross-industry and multi-disciplinary research in automation. Its goal is to provide a broad coverage and dissemination of foundational research in automation among researchers, academics, and practitioners.

Theme: Automation for Next Industry Revolution
The advances in information science and technology such as Internet Plus allow us to make many industrial systems smarter and more creative particularly: Smart Manufacturing Systems, Smart Buildings, Smart Cities, Smart Transportation Systems, Smart Energy Systems, etc.

Call for Papers here:


Topics of Interest

Future Manufacturing Systems

  • Reconfigurable manufacturing systems
  • Industrial robotics
  • Coordination and scheduling
  • CPS and industrial Internet

Foundation of Automation

  • Discrete event systems
  • Hybrid systems
  • Fault analysis and recovery
  • System modeling and simulation
  • Monitoring and control

Life Sciences and Healthcare

  • Lab automation
  • Automation in treatment diagnosis and disease
  • Hospital and medical robotics
  • Healthcare management systems

Automation in Meso, Micro, and Nano-scale

  • Cluster tool scheduling
  • Fab modeling and analysis
  • Metrology
  • Nano-manufacturing

Big Data for Automation

  • Web, data, and text mining
  • Web services and service oriented architectures
  • Machine learning
  • Software engineering in automation
  • Workflow management systems

Automation in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

  • Material handling and assembly
  • IT-enabled planning, coordination, and scheduling
  • Resource allocation and management
  • Automation in remanufacturing and reverse logistics

Networked and Control Systems

  • Distributed control systems
  • Multiagent planning and control
  • Sensor/actuator networks
  • Wireless communication and control

Cyber Physical Energy Systems

  • Smart buildings
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Smart cities
  • Micro and smart grids



11 January 2017- Special session proposal submission
29 January 2017- Special session acceptance notification tutorial/workshop proposal submission
15 February 2017- RA-L Submission
26 February 2017- Tutorial/workshop acceptance notification
DEADLINE EXTENDED! Now 15 March! 15 February 2017- Contributed paper submission
20 May 2017- Paper Acceptance notification
27 May 2017- Conference Registration Opens
12 June 2017- Final Paper Submission
15 July 2017- RA-L Notification

For more information see:

Full Financial Sponsorship by IEEE RAS