The 27th IEEE International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC'22) will be held at the University of the West of England on 1-3 Sep, 2022.

AIMS:The aims of the conference are to provide a forum for scientists, engineer s, scholar s and students to exchange ideas and update technical knowledge, as well as to provide a platform where joint research programmes can be formulated for mutual benefit. The conference welcomes participation and contributions from those involved in both theoretical research and practical applications of all aspects of automation and computer science. In addition to parallel technical sessions, there will be plenary sessions.

SCOPE:The scope of the conference cover s a broad spectrum of areas with multidisciplinary interests in the fields of automation, control engineering, human-aware computing and information systems, ranging from fundamental research to real-world applications. The conference welcomes the submission of papers in the nature of original research, technical review and tutorial from following, but not limited to areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Autonomous Systems and Sensor Integration
  • Big Data and Knowledge Engineering
  • Communications and Net-works
  • Computer Architecture
  • Computer Graphics and Visualization
  • Control Methodologies and Applications
  • Digital Manufacturing and Enterprise Technologies
  • Flexible Manufacturing and Computer-integrated Manufacturing
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Information and Network Security
  • Information Technology and Cloud Computing
  • Intelligent Machine Interface Design
  • Machine Vision and Image Processing
  • MEMS and Micro Devices
  • Metrology and System Reliability
  • Modelling and Simulation
  • Multimedia Systems and Applications
  • Networked Control
  • Neural Networks, Fuzzy Logic, Genetic Algorithms and Machine Learning
  • Non-destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring
  • Optimisation and Decision Making Support
  • Power, Energy and Industry Applications
  • Process Modelling, Control and Optimal Design
  • Robot Control and Intelligent Sensors
  • Robust and Adaptive Control
  • Software Testing and Reuse Supply Chain and Logistics
  • System Diagnosis and Identification
  • Systems Engineering
  • Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
  • Wireless Sensor Networks

SUBMISSIONS: Papers should describe the original work with focused details. It should be no more than 6 pages (A4 paper) with IEEE conference paper format. The conference details and the paper template for ICAC2022 are available on the conference web site. The first page of each paper should include the title of the paper, an abstract with no more than 200 words, up to 5 key words, authors' name(s), complete mailing addresses, and email address for correspondence. Electronic form of submission, in Word or PDF, is acceptable and preferred. With the technical co-sponsorship of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society and IEEE Robotics &Automation Society (pending), all the accepted conference papers will be held in IEEE Xplore so EI indexed. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended article versions to special issues of Systems Science & Control Engineering ( andIET Cognitive Computation and Systems ( The ICAC21 Proceedings has been published in IEEE Xplore ( since November 2021.

The papers should be submitted online via the following submission system:


The Chinese Automation and Computing Society in the UK


IEEE Robotics and Automation Society TC on Collaborative Automation on Flexible Manufacturing

IEEE System, Man and Cybernetic Society TC on Intelligent Systems to Human-aware Sustainability, University of the West of England