The IFAC-CSS Corona Control Community Project

IFAC has partnered with IEEE CSS to create a resource for members of the control community to work and collaborate on Coronavirus/Covid-19 issues. To quote IFAC President Frank Allgöwer: “The envisioned idea of such an interactive website is to provide a hub for information exchange, to share ideas and to find potential collabora-tion partners.” Check out the resources available at:

May 06, 2020 04:06 PM

VIRTUAL Council- and Related Meetings 2020

Due to the World Congress not taking place in a traditional fashion all IFAC Council- and Related meetings will be held virtually – using ZOOM.


The 21st IFAC World Congress in Berlin is approaching, and so are the administrative meetings of IFAC.

All the meetings are scheduled during those hours of the day when most participants all over the world are awake: between 1 pm and 4 pm Berlin time (GMT+2, CEST). Mostly in the week before the Congress and in the week afterwards.

Have a look at the latest IFAC meeting schedule here.

Dec 04, 2019 10:10 AM

2020 EECI International Graduate School on Control

co-sponsored by IFAC and IEEE CSS

Early registration!

EECI-IGSC-2020: the summaries of the courses of the IFAC and IEEE CSS co-sponsored  2020 EECI International Graduate School on Control, a series of 25 independent graduate week modules, are here and the registration will open on October 2019 is here. Deadlines for early registration to the modules M01 to M09 is 12/01/2020 and to the modules M10 to M25 is 08/03/2020.

Aug 02, 2019 08:54 AM

The world's first control orchestra at IFAC 2020

The organizers of the IFAC World Congress 2020 in Berlin are trying to establish the world's first control orchestra. The idea is to form an orchestra consisting solely of people from the control community, to practice on site during the IFAC World Congress and to present a live performance during the congress. If you're interested and would like to be informed about the next steps, check out the organizers' announcement here.

Sep 06, 2018 11:55 AM

President's columns online available

The bimonthly President's columns about diverse IFAC topics are published online.

You can read them all under "About".

Jun 06, 2018 03:23 PM