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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


Important Dates:

Early Registration due: May 15, 2018
Late Registration due: June 3, 2018
Congress: June 3 - 6, 2018

Visa Letter:

A letter will be generated by the EDAS system for those traveling on a Visa.

EDAS Users:

Follow the procedures on EDAS website.

Non-EDAS or Non-Paypal Users:

Please download the paper form found below to submit registration.
Non-Electronic Registration Form

Those registering to submit a paper will receive a code, via email after payment is settled, in order to submit the final paper via EDAS.

Registration Fees:

The table below contains a listing of fees for conference registration and extra gala banquet tickets.

Registration Group
Registration for students and retired persons, includes banquet ticket
Regular Registration
Second and Third Paper Fee
Extra pages (1 or 2)
Extra Gala Banquet Ticket for Adults
Extra Gala Banquet Ticket for Children (under 12)
Extra USB e-Proceedings


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