10th IFAC Symposium

on Advanced Control of Chemical Processes

July 25 - 27, 2018 Shenyang, China



Full technical program is available here. This conference program is tentative and subject to change.

Based on the decisions by the Conference International Program Committee, some papers will be included in oral sessions while other papers will be included in interactive (poster) sessions.

If your paper is included in the interactive (poster) sessions, you will have to prepare a presentation of your paper in line with the following instructions to ensure that your paper meet specific compliance requirements.
Posters must be printed in portrait orientation, and must be no larger than A0 paper size (841mm wide, 1189mm high).

Instructions for Presenters & Session Chairs

1. Oral Presentations
The allocated time for the talks are as follows:

Type Presentation Discussion
Plenary 50 min 10 min
Keynote 25 min 5 min
Regular 17 min 3 min

A laptop will be available for presentations with MS-Office PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat formats. Presenters should transfer their files to the laptop at the venue of their presentation as early as possible. Preferable times are during coffee, lunch and inter-session breaks. A student volunteer will be available to assist the presenters. Presenters are requested to submit a short biography to the Session Chair, 5 minutes before the beginning of the session. The biography should include at least your title, name and affiliation.

2. Poster Presentations
The poster should be in portrait layout and A1 size (594mm (W) x 841mm (H) /23.3in (W) x 35in (H)). Posters should be put up by 1:30 PM on the presentation day and removed right after the session ends. Board pins and Velcro tape will be available on-site. Posters are to be put up according to the numbering on the poster panels. Authors should be present during the poster session to explain their work and to interact with fellow attendees.

3. Session Chairs
Please take note of the day/time/venue of the session that you are chairing in the program booklet. On the day of the session that you are chairing, obtain any changes to the program from the Secretariat at the Registration Desk.

Before the start of the session, collect the biographical information of the presenting authors. Use
this information to introduce the speaker before his/her presentation. Be present in the room where the session is to be held 10 minutes before the start of the session and check that all the
presentations have been copied on the notebook provided at the venue. Remind the presenting
author about the time available for their presentation; see “Instructions to Authors” for details.
Remind the authors at the 2-minute mark (e.g., at the 15th minute of presentation for regular
presentations) to make their concluding remarks. Please ensure that there is sufficient time for

In case of “no-show” or if a talk ends early, do not advance the presentations. The additional time can be used for discussions related to papers presented earlier in the session.