ETFA 2024 is the 29th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES) focusing on the latest developments and new technologies in the field of industrial and factory automation. The conference aims to disseminate novel ideas and emerging trends, research results and practical achievements.

The ETFA 2024 conference brings together professionals from industry and academia to share cutting-edge concepts, recent developments, research results, and practical achievements in industrial and factory automation. The key goal is to foster the enhancement and application of scientific techniques, models, and tools that support the efficient desgn and operation of industrial and factory automation systems.

ETFA 2024 will be held on September 10-13, 2024 in Padova, Italy, with the following schedule:

  • Tuesday 10: Industry Day
  • Wednesday 11 – Friday 13: Main Conference

Important Dates

Submission of papers (regular, surveys, special sessions) April 14th, 2024 Final extension: April 28th, 2024
Submission of work-in-progress and industrial-practice papers May 26th, 2024
Notification of acceptance (regular, surveys and special session) May 17th, 2024 May 31th, 2024
Notification of acceptance (work-in-progress and industrial paper) June 17th, 2024
Submission of final manuscripts (All papers) July 1st, 2024

Topics of Interest

  • 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
  • Vehicular Embedded Systems