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IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA 2020)

The ETFA conference brings together experts from industry and academia to disseminate and discuss novel ideas and emerging trends, research results and practical achievements in the area of industrial and factory automation. The ultimate goal is to foster the development and adoption of scientific methods, models, and tools for the efficient design and operation of industrial and factory automation systems.

Conference Topics

ETFA 2020 will consist of 10 technical/regular tracks spread across many different areas of Factory Automation.

  • Information Technology in Automation
  • Industrial Communication Technologies and Systems
  • Real-Time and Networked Embedded Systems
  • Automated Manufacturing Systems
  • Industrial Control
  • Computer Vision and Human-Machine Interaction in Industrial and Factory Automation
  • Intelligent Robots & Systems
  • Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks, and Information Processing
  • Complex Automation Systems and Systems Engineering
  • Artificial Intelligence for Cyber-Physical Systems in Automation


Honorary Chair

  • Dietmar Dietrich, Austria

General Chairs

  • Thilo Sauter, Austria
  • Francisco Vasques, Portugal

Program Committee Chairs

  • Lucia Lo Bello, Italy
  • Valeriy Vyatkin, Sweden, Finland

Work-in-Progress Co-Chairs

  • Gaetano Patti, Italy
  • Lukasz Wisniewski, Germany

Special Session Co-Chairs

  • Alexander Fay, Germany
  • Cristian Mahulea, Spain
  • Federico Tramarin, Italy

Workshop Co-Chairs

  • Moris Behnam, Sweden
  • Marina Indri, Italy

Industry Co-Chairs

  • Henning Trsek, Germany

Publication Co-Chairs

  • Andres A. Nogueiras, Spain

Publicity Co-Chairs

  • Andrija Goranovic, Austria
  • Luca Leonardi, Italy
  • Sandeep Patil, Sweden

Finance Co-Chairs

  • Friedrich Bauer, Austria
  • Peter Palensky, Netherlands
Event Details
Vienna, Austria