The International Federation of Automatic Control was founded in September 1957. Our multinational federation is concerned with automatic control and its representation in the fields of engineering, science and the impact of control technology on society. Join us in challenging the new era in electronic communication, publication and exchange of ideas.

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IFAC has made all of its technical publications, including fully reviewed papers presented at IFAC technical meetings, available on the Internet.

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IFAC Foundation

The IFAC Foundation solicits and funds innovative control engineering activities which promise to improve the state of knowledge of individuals and groups.

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09 - 14 Jul 2023
IFAC World Congress - 22nd WC 2023™
IFAC World Congress - 22nd WC 2023™
Yokohama, JAPAN

The 22nd IFAC World Congress will be held in Yokohama, Japan, in 2023. Yokohama City is adjacent to Tokyo and is a cultural and vibrant city where traditional culture and modern technology coexist in harmony.

The congress venue, PACIFICO Yokohama, is at the city center on the shore. It is the largest convention complex in Japan, with large halls for plenaries and exhibitions, and a conference center with many meeting rooms.

The vision is "Wa (Harmony)". In a broad sense, it represents the design of the large harmonious control loop to solve societal problems and to create societal values. From the Japanese perspective, it also means harmony of traditional culture and innovative technology.

Feb 2024
Mar 2024