Participants registration form

All authors and participants of IMS'08 are requested to fill in the registration form:

Paper submission instructions

Submissions should describe original completed or ongoing research work not submitted or published elsewhere.

Accepted papers will be published in the Preprints of the Workshop. The corresponding author, including the author's name, mailing address, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail address has to be identified.One of the authors of each accepted paper must register and present the paper at the conference. Contributions cannot be included in the Proceedings, unless registration, full payment and manuscripts are received.

All papers submitted to IMS'08, not only for the final version after acceptance, but also for the reviewing proccess, must be limited to 6 pages formated in the standard 2-column IFAC Proceedings format, according the instructions given on the website of Elsevier IFAC Publications. The IFAC Proceedings format must be followed exactly in order that the paper will be published. Please, do not include information about authors in the draft papers. You must include this information only in submission form and in the final papers. Papers must be submitted, in electronic format (Adobe PDF).


Each talk will be 20 minutes long: 15 minutes for a presentation and 5 minutes for a discussion.

Registration fee

  • Early registration fee: 350 EUR = 1220 PLN (22% VAT included)
  • Student registration fee: 250 EUR = 870 PLN (22% VAT included)
  • Late registration fee: 400 EUR = 1380 PLN (22% VAT included)

The conference fee covers admittance to all sessions of the entire conference, a copy of Preprints, banquet, lunches, refreshments, and social events. Printed and CD versions of the Preprints will be available at the Workshop.

The student registation fee does not include banquet.

The registration fee must be payed in Euros or in Polish zloty, the organization must recive the net amount of the fee. The registrations fees advertised above do not include the account transfer taxes neither the currency conversion taxes.

Bank account details:
Bank Zachodni WBK S.A. 3 Oddzial w Szczecinie
PL 02 1090 1492 0000 0000 4903 0242

Account holder: Politechnika Szczecinska
Account holder address: Al. Piastow 17, 70-310 Szczecin, Poland
Account holder VAT number: PL 852-000-08-55
In bank transfer name please state: IMS'08 and name of the participant

Special issues of IMS'08

In case the author is not contacted by an editor of the IFAC Journals or the IFAC affiliated journals within three months after the meeting, he/she will be asked to provide an extended version of the accepted contribution for submission to a special issue of the following journals: The Editors of the special issues will take the decisions about the publication after the papers have undergone a usual reviewing process.

Copyright conditions

The material submitted for presentation at an IFAC Workshop must be original, not published or being considered elsewhere. All papers accepted for presentation will appear in the Preprints of the meeting and will be distributed to the participants. Papers duly presented at the IFAC Workshops will be hosted on-line on the website. The presented papers will be further screened for possible publication in the IFAC Journals (Automatica, Control Engineering Practice, Annual Reviews in Control, Journal of Process Control, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, and Mechatronics), or in IFAC affiliated journals. All papers presented will be recorded as an IFAC Publication.

Copyright of material presented at an IFAC meeting is held by IFAC. Authors will be required to transfer copyrights electronically. The IFAC Journals and, after these, IFAC affiliated journals have priority access to all contributions presented. However, if the author is not contacted by an editor of these journals, within three months after the meeting, he/she is free to submit an expanded version of the presented material for journal publication elsewhere. In this case, the paper must carry a reference to the IFAC meeting where it was originally presented and, if the paper has appeared on the website, also a reference to this publication.
The submission site is open.

Draft papers
submission deadline:
New deadline draft papers submission:

Notification of acceptance:

Early registration deadline: 01.09.2008

Final Paper submission deadline:


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