Call for Papers: INDUSCON 2021 “Innovation in the time of Covid-19”

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The IEEE/IAS International Conference on Industry Applications (INDUSCON) is an international conference held every two years in Brazil, brought by the South Brazil section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers – IEEE and the local Chapter of IEEE Industry Applications Society. Exceptionally, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Induscon 2020 has been postponed to the year 2021 and will be entirely in virtual format.

The INDUSCON 2021 will take place in the city of São Paulo from August 16-18th, 2021. This edition of the conference will be organized by Escola Politécnica Universidade de São Paulo and its main theme will be “Innovation in the time of Covid-19”.

Consistent with this theme, we will have plenary keynotes from leading industrial and academic scientists, who will give forward looking visions as well as historical perspectives on our field. A broad array of scientific tracks and mini-symposiums will cover diverse topics of cutting-edge research and innovation in the diverse topics related to Covid-19 pandemic and its consequences.

The conference covers the fields of interest of the Brazilian Chapter of the IEEE Industry Applications Society, providing a forum for sharing theoretical and practical results related to the applications of Electrical and Electronic Engineering in the industry.

The main topics of the conference, include but its not limited to:
Life Support Systems and Techniques, Human-Machine Symbiosis and Bioprocesses Applied to Industry
Robotics and Mechatronics, Automation and Process Control, Industry Applications
Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Self Configuration and Self Diagnosis IoT
Additive Manufacturing Technologies, Personalized Products, Micro and Nano Manufacturing
Blockchain Technology, Resource Efficiency and Circular Economy Tracking in Industry 4.0
Big Data Analytics Applied to Modeling, Diagnostics, Prognostics and System Identification, Industry Data Science Applications
Deep Learning and Machine Learning Applied to Industry Systems and Processes
Virtualization, Simulation Techniques and Augmented Reality Applied to Industry
Optimization Heuristics and Methods Applied to Industry, Cutting and Packing
Ultrasound Techniques and Applications
Cyber Physical Systems, Digital Twins and Knowledge Systems
Power and Energy Systems, Power Electronics, Large-Scale and Networked Control and Renewable Energy
Electrical Machines and Drives, Electrical Vehicle, Autonomous Vehicles and Drones
Industrial Lighting, Power Quality, Smart Grids, Safety and Reliability

Contributing authors may submit full and short papers concerning their original research work written in English, Portuguese or Spanish, following all details available online at the event site.
All approved papers will be sent for publication in IEEE Xplore digital platform.


Full and Short Papers

Submission Opens:               November 1st, 2020

Final Submission deadline:     March 1st, 2021

Accept/reject notification:      May 1st, 2021

Final version submission:       June 1st, 2021

Event Dates:                         August 16-18th, 2021

Induscon 2021 Organizing Committee
Conference General Chairs:
Marcos de Sales Guerra Tsuzuki – Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)
Marcosiris Amorim de Oliveira Pessoa – Co-Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)
Infrastructure Chairs:
Fabricio Junqueira (Escola Politécnica USP)
Flávio Buiochi (Escola Politécnica USP)
Financial Chair:
Guiou Kobayashi (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Secretary and Publicity Chair:
Thiago de Castro Martins (Escola Politécnica USP)
Technical Program Chairs:
Alexandre Acácio de Andrade – Chair (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Alexandre Caramelo Pinto – Co-Chair (Fundação Getúlio Vargas FGV – SP)
Arturo Forner Cordero – Co-Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)
Cesar Augusto Della Piazza – Co-Chair (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Eduardo Aoun Tannuri – Co-Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)
Jadir Perpetuo dos Santos – Co-Chair (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Júlio Francisco Blumetti Facó – Co-Chair (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Luís Henrique Rodrigues – Co-Chair (Universidade Federal do ABC)
Oswaldo Horikawa – Co-Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)
Rogério Luis Spagnolo da Silva – Co-Chair (FMU – SP)
Rogério Yugo Takimoto – Co-Chair (Escola Politécnica USP)

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