International Symposium on Advanced Control of Industrial Processes ADCONIP-2008: 4-6 May 2008, Jasper, Alberta, Canada

Jasper Special Offer Vacation
The International Symposium on Advanced Control of Industrial Processes (Adconip) will be held on May 4-6, 2008 in Jasper, Canada. This symposium has the objective of gathering researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to discuss the state of the art in advanced control and their applications in industry.
The emphasis in this symposium will be on the theory and implementation issues and experiences related to the application of advanced control methods in industry. The main topics for the meeting include, but are not limited to, the following:
Adaptive and Learning Systems
Sensing and Sensor Fusion
Process Control and Automation
Signal Processing
Identification and Estimation
Intelligent Control
Health informatics and control applications in the health care industry
Single and multi-rate techniques
Controller performance evaluation
Robotic Systems
Factory Automation
Network-based Control
Fault Detection, Diagnosis and Asset maintenance
Process optimization
Supply chain logistics
Integration of process design and plant-wide control
Call for Papers and Special Sessions
The International Program Committee invites you to send an extended abstract or summary of your work, that is no more than 2 pages long, in 12 pt. font, in English and describes the main contributions of the paper. The submission should include: paper title; names and affiliations of authors; full address (including e-mail address); abstract; 3 to 5 keywords. Proposals for topics of special sessions are especially welcome. They should contain the title of the session, a list of at least 4 speakers and titles of their papers, together with abstracts completed according to the above instructions.
The conference will be held at the world renowned Jasper Park Lodge in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. The lodge is nestled in between captivating and majestic mountains and enchanting lakes. The location is unbeatable. The lodge and mo
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Important Dates
15 Nov. 2007 : Proposals for Special Sessions
15 Dec. 2007 : Receipt of Extended Abstract
20 Jan.
2008 : Notification of Acceptance
29 Feb. 2008 : Receipt of Final Manuscript.
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International Program Committee (IPC)
IPC-Chair H. Su (Zhejiang U., China)
IPC Members

J. Alvarez (MX)

Y. Arkun (TR)

L. Bergh (CL)

H. Budman (CA)

M.A.A.S. Choudhury (BD)

A. Cinar (US)

I. Craig (ZA)

M. Deng (JP)

T. Edgar (US)

F. Gao (HK)

R.B. Gopaluni (CA)

H. Garnier (FR)

M. Guay (CA)

R. Gudi (IN)

T. Hagglund (SE)

J. Hahn(US)

M. Henson (US)

K. Hoo (US)

H. P. Huang (TW)

E. Jacobsen (SE)

M. Jelali (DE)

V.K. Kariwala (SG)

B. Lennox (UK)

J. Lu (US)

S. Masuda (JP)

I. Mizumoto (JP)

H. Ohmori (JP)

S. Park (KR)

S. Patwardhan (IN)

L. Samavedham (SG)

C. Scali (IT)

L.B.. Siong (SG)

M. Tade (AU)

A.K. Tangirala (IN)

N. Thornhill (UK)

J.O. Trierweiler (BR)

L. Wang (AU)

M. Wongsri (TH)

D. Xiao (CN)

T. Yamamoto (JP)

E. Yoon (KR)

Local Organizing Committee (LOC)
NOC-Chair: Sirish L. Shah (U of Alberta, CA)
NOC members A. Benzvi

T. Chen

J.F. Forbes

B. Huang

J.M. Lee

B. Srinivasan

Confirmed speakers:
K.J. Astrom (Sweden)
J. Chu (China)
B. Cott (Canada)
Z. Iwai (Japan)
S. Hara (Japan)
D.E. Seborg (USA)
M. Vidyasagar (India)