Welcome to the "2nd IFAC Workshop on Automatic Control in Offshore Oil and Gas Production".
27-29 May 2015 in Florianópolis, Brazil

The focus of the meeting will be on instrumentation, control, automation and optimization applied to offshore oil and gas production. Application areas of interest include:

· Subsea technology
· Measurement systems for well, subsea and surface processes
· Automated well drilling
· Autonomous and robotic systems
· Production optimization
· Integrated operations and logistics
· Environmental issues and safety instrumented systems
· Plantwide and advanced control
· Special session: "Plantwide control and applications in the upstream sector".

Important dates:
* Paper submission: October 1st, 2014
* Acceptance notification: January 30th, 2015
* Final paper due: March 15th, 2015

IPC Chair: Nicolas Petit, Mines ParisTech, France
NOC Chair: Eduardo Camponogara, UFSC, Brazil