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World Automation Congress 2021

August 1 - 5, 2021
The Congress will be virtual via EDAS
Papers will be included in the IEEE Xplore

Congress Theme:
Applied Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Automation in the 21st Century
Technical Sponsor: IEEE SMC Society

Tracks and Special Sessions

WAC 2021 includes one track for regular sessions and multiple special session tracks as follows:

1. Intelligent / Smart Manufacturing
Organizers: Dr. Michael S Packianather, Dr. Bernadetta Kwintiana Ane, and Dr. Diego Andina,

2. Intelligent Systems and Technologies for Healthcare and Rehabilitation
Organizer: Dr. Takenori Obo

3. IoT and Smart Home
Organizers: Dr. Yutaka Arakawa and Dr. Keiichi Yasumoto

4. Medical, Healthcare and Human Assist Technology
Organizers: Dr. Noboru Takagi and Dr. Kokuki Nagamune

5. Maritime Systems Engineering
Organizer: Dr. Koji Murai

6. Energy Conservation and Enhancement in Wireless Cognitive Radio Networks with Analytics
Organizer: Dr. K.Vijayalakshmi

7. Advances in Predictive Analytics and Machine Vision: Principles and Applications
Organizers: Dr. WK Lai, Dr. CP Lim, and Dr. MK Lim

8. Cybersecurity
Organizer: Dr. Ilsun You

9. Human Assist Robots
Organizer: Dr. Kazuo Kiguchi

10. Digitalization of Energy Systems
Organizer: Dr. Felix Rafael Segundo Sevilla

11. Intelligent Techniques and Mechanisms in Human Life
Organizer: Dr. Kambiz Tehrani

12. Robotics and Intelligent Systems
Organizer: Dr. Anjan Ray

13. Special Session for Junior Authors
Organizer: Dr. Anthony Nolan


WAC 2021 is jointly in honor of

Professor Yutaka Hata

Professor Yutaka Hata, Professor, University of Hyogo, Japan, and

Professor Saeid Nahavandi

Professor Saeid Nahavandi, Alfred Deakin Professor, Deakin University, Australia

Important Deadlines for Paper Submission

  1. Special sessions & regular papers Due:
    May 10, 2021
  2. Special Sessions of 4 papers Due:
    May 10, 2021
  3. Acceptance:
    June 21, 2021
  4. Final manuscripts upload and early registration:
    July 1, 2021