CPC VIII will take place in Savannah, Georgia, January 11-13, 2012,
immediately following FOCAPO  (January 8-11), with a joint day of
programming (January 11).  More details about the conference can be found at

Contributed poster presentations will be an essential part of the
conference, showcasing contributions from the broad process control
community, including industrial success stories and vendor exhibits.  Authors
interested in a poster presentation should submit a paper not to exceed 6
pages in the format described on the conference web site.  Extended
abstracts are acceptable provided that they convey clearly the novelty and
significance of the work.   All papers/abstracts submitted for poster
presentation will be peer reviewed. A small number of the contributed papers
may be selected for oral presentation, and a large number will be selected
for inclusion in a post-conference special issue of Computers & Chemical

Co-chairs for the poster session:
Antonios Armaou, Penn State University
Tyler Soderstrom, ExxonMobil

Submit online at

*** Deadline for abstracts/papers: July 31, 2011 ***

Authors informed: August 31, 2011
Submission of papers for inclusion in proceedings CD:  October 31, 2011
Conference: January 11-13, 2012
Submission of papers selected for inclusion in special issue of Computers &
Chemical Engineering: March 31, 2012
Publication of special issue: end of 2012

Prodromos Daoutidis
Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN 55455
tel: 612-625-8818
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