Welcome to ICACí13 conference

The 19th International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICACí13)


13th -14th September 2013, Brunel University, London, UB8 3PH, UK


Hosted by: School of Engineering and Design, Brunel University, UK†††††††††††††

Conference Co-Chair: Dr Shengfeng Qin, Dr Maozhen Li, Brunel University

Program Chair: Dr Yi Cao, Cranfield University


AIMS: The aims of the conference are to provide a forum for scientists, engineers, scholars 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 participations 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 covers a broad spectrum of areas with multi-disciplinary interests in the fields of automation, control engineering, 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.Click here for Call-For-Paper document.

Paper Template: The paper template can be downloaded here

Please note that the conference deadline has been extended to 30 June 2013.

Paper submission: Please submit your paper through the Microsoft conference system


For paper submission and review progress, you can contact the Program Chair Dr Yi Cao at


Special track: The conference is also organising a special track on Design Research and Creative Industry. The themes include (but not limited to): product and industrial design methods and tools, culture-inspired design, research through design, open innovation and design management, design in the wild, social media-based new design platform and tools, CSCW and design computing. Welcome to submit your papers. The deadline for the special track paper submission is 15th July 2013.

CONFERENCE PROGRAM (To be published)


Registration has two rates:

         Student rate: £80 pounds

         Non-Student rate: £150 pounds

*The committee members of the ICAC13 are free to attend the conference.

Accommodation: Please contact the following hotels.




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