The first image in a slideshow demo.

WAC Logo

World Automation Congress 2018

June 3 - 6, 2018
Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, Washington, USA

Congress Theme: Machine Learning, Driver-Less Autonomous Vehicle Modeling and Control
Additional Theme: Bioinformatics, Cloud Computing and Cloud-Based Automation and Big Data
Technical Sponsor: IEEE SMC Society

Keynote Speakers

Advance List of Keynotes for WAC 2018

Prof. Pramod Khargonekar, University of California Irvine, CA, USA
Download here


Prof. Soroosh Sorooshian, University of California Irvine, CA, USA
Download here


Prof. Noboru Takagi, Toyama Prefectural University Imizu, Toyama, Japan
Download here


Prof. James M. Tien, University of Miami Coral Gables, Florida, USA
Download here


Prof. Syoji Kobashi, University of Hyogo, Himeji, Japan
Download here


Dr. Fred Y. Hadaegh, California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA, USA
Download here


Prof. Mehrdad Saif, University of Windsor
Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Download here


Prof. Dan DeLaurentis, Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN, USA

Download here


Prof. Delbert Tesar, The University of Texas
Austin, TX, USA

Download here


Prof. Bahram Shafai, Northeastern University
Boston, MA, USA

Download here



WAC 2018 is in memory of Professors Rudolf Kalman and Lotfi Zadeh and in honor of

Professor Pramod Khargonekar

Pramod Khargonekar, Vice Chancellor for Research, and

Professor Soroosh Sorooshian

Soroosh Sorooshian Distinguished Professor,
the University of California, Irvine, USA

Important Deadlines for Paper Submission

  1. Special sessions & regular papers Due:
    Extended to March 18, 2018
  2. Special Sessions of 4 papers Due:
    Extended to March 18, 2018
  3. Acceptance:
    April 10, 2018
  4. Final manuscripts upload and early registration:
    May 15, 2018