All papers must be submitted using the EasyChair on-line platform. Please follow the link to log in, enter as an author, select a track (the CONTROLO2020 Main Track or one of the Special Sessions) and submit your paper.

Author Guidelines

Manuscripts must be written in English with a paper length of 10 pages , including figures and tables. Authors must adhere to the conference proceedings written format. Further details can be found at:

This conference uses double-blind review meaning that, during the review process, the authors and reviewers identities are concealed from each other. For this reason, authors need to ensure that their first submitted manuscript version does not disclose names and affiliations.

Templates for CONTROLO 2020 (A4 page) can be downloaded from:

Camera-Ready Instructions

The final versions of the articles accepted for publication must be prepared according to the following instructions:

  • Put the following documents in a compressed folder (zip for example):
    • The article in PDF format;
    • The source of the article in .doc(x) or .tex format. For the latter, you must provide all necessary files such as figures;
    • This copyright transfer document signed by the corresponding author.
  • Send the compressed folder, via email, to, with subject defined as “Paper ” + article number;
  • If you have more than one article, send it separately.

Important Policy Announcement

Papers are reviewed under the basis that they do not contain any form of plagiarized material and have not been submitted to any other conference at the same time (double submission). These matters are taken very seriously and the CONTROLO 2020 Organization will take the appropriate actions against any author who has engaged in either practice.

Reviewing Process

The reviewing process is double-blind and submissions will be evaluated according to the underlying technical quality, novelty, potential impact, contributions, clarity and English quality. All submissions will be treated in strict confidence until publication.



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Important Dates
Submission February 29, 2020
NotificationMay 15, 2020
Registration (early)June 01, 2020
Camera ReadyJune 01, 2020
Registration (limit)June 06, 2020
ConferenceJuly 01, 2020
Announcement & News


Controlo2020 webpage goes online

We are pleased to announce that the CONTROLO2020 conference web site is officially online.


Plenary Speakers

This year we are honored to have the name of five persons who have defined research trends in their ... (click to read more)


IFAC agreed to sponsor the C'2020 conference

We are delighted to announce the news that IFAC has accepted to be technical sponsor of the CONTROLO... (click to read more)


Special Sessions

The CONTROLO'2020 organization would like to inform you that the conference has now seven special se... (click to read more)


Springer Proceedings

Today we had the confirmation of acceptance of the conference proceedings book for publication in "L... (click to read more)


Two more Special Sessions

Two additional sessions have been added to the special session set.


Deadline extended

Owing to the large number of requests, and after evaluating the possibility of extending the submiss... (click to read more)


Payment Information Available

Details regarding the payment procedure are already available in the "Registration" area. If require... (click to read more)


CONTROLO'2020 goes online

We have been waiting for as long as possible for the positive development of the pandemic condition.... (click to read more)

New fees

Due to the conference format change, the registration values have been updated. See the "Registratio... (click to read more)

New deadlines

Please take into consideration the new deadlines provided in the webpage.

Papers acceptance

Due to the disruption caused by the pandemic, many of our reviewers had difficulties in meeting the ... (click to read more)


Review process concluded

The review process was completed today and notifications were sent to all authors. If you have not r... (click to read more)


Preliminary program available

A preliminary version of the conference program is now available for consultation.


MATLAB course

In this edition of CONTROLO2020 we are honored to have the MathWorks seal. This company, which does ... (click to read more)

Technical Sponsors