Pre-conference Workshops

IFAC 2020 will offer full-day and half-day pre-conference workshops addressing current and future topics that fall in the fields of the IFAC Technical Areas. They will be offered by experts from academia, research institutes, and industry. The workshops will take place on Sunday July 12th 2020. The participation in a workshop requires a registration for IFAC 2020 and is subject to an additional workshop registration fee. Registration will be done using the IFAC 2020 registration system. Spaces are limited and the registration will operate on a first come first serve basis. 

Submission of Pre-Conference Workshop Proposals

  • Workshop proposals are due December 14, 2019 (extended deadline) and must be submitted via the IFAC WC 2020 papercept submission system.

  • Workshop proposals should focus on a specific theme related to the main conference topics, describe objectives and expected goals on 2-4 pages and include the expected attendance.

  • The workshop proposal should include a sketch of the proposed program, a brief bio and contact information of the organiser and the list of speakers.

Selection and Attendance

The workshops will be offered based on the selection by the international program committee and are subject to viable attendance. The IFAC 2020 organisers reserve the right to cancel non-viable workshops. In the event of cancellation, the workshop fees will be refunded.

For further questions feel free to contact the workshop chair Lars Gruene via or the international program chairs Rolf Findeisen and Sandra Hirche  via