NEWS

The committee members have proposed a number of exciting contributions for the world congress 2020 and we now await the outcome of the reviewing process. The TC meeting during the congress is tentatively scheduled for 9.30-11.00 (Berlin time) on Tuesday July 14th. We are expecting Prof. Antonio Visioli to take over as chair of the TC for the next 3 years at that meeting. Panel session at ACC 2019: John Anthony Rossiter, Atanas Serbezov, Katarina Zakova, Mikulas Huba, Antonio Visioli A First Course in Feedback, Dynamics and Control: A Survey for the Global Control Community
MOOC on Dynamics and Control MOOC on Dynamics and Control

New edition of the MOOC "An interactive course about the basic concepts of Systems, Control and their impact in all the human activities", taught by Pedro Albertos.

IFAC award: Control Education Life Time Achievement
May 15, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Our TC has been given permission to make a triennial award during the ACE event to recognise those who have made outstanding contributions to control education. We welcome your recommendations now.

IFAC symposium on Advances in Control Education 2019

The 12th Symposium on Advances in Control Education, ACE 2019, is an international forum on recent developments and advances in control education. Academic researchers and lecturers in control, R&D specialists in instrumentation, control and industrial automation, and practicing control engineers from a variety of industrial sectors will find it especially rewarding. As in earlier symposia, the program will include plenary lectures, technical sessions, interactive and panel sessions, and educational tool demonstrations. https://www.ifac-ace2019.org/

Curriculum Survey
May 15, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

The Technical Committees on Education (IFAC and IEEE) are coordinating a survey to help the global community share its views on what control related topics we should be including in an engineering curriculum. Please take the 5minute survey and let us know what you think! [Deadline August 31st 2019]

IFAC world congress July 2020
May 15, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM On line,

We are delighted with the large number of education sessions and a record number of papers (61) at the world congress and the evidence of activity from our members. These include a demonstrator session and several invited sessions (Automatic control in aerospace, software in control education, virtual and remote labs and benchmarks in control education) as well as regular papers and a panel session discussing the results of the recently completed survey on control curricula (A survey of international views on a first course in systems and control for engineering undergraduates, published in the IFAC Journal of Systems and Control, 2020).