Author Information/Poster




Poster/Interactive presentations:

All contributed papers will be presented as Poster/Interactive.

Each author will be provided with a small booth to display their A0-format poster or/and to set up their interactive presentation.

The authors are invited to print and bring their own poster; a poster template is available at the authors' convenience at the following link (ppt or zip file):

Also, a slideshow presentation will be composed with all the posters to introduce the audience to the sessions: to this aim, the authors are invited to provide a pdf version of their poster by mail to by Monday 14 September.



The Proceedings of the NecSys2009 Workshop will be hosted on-line on the website.


Submission Instructions:

Authors are invited to submit full papers of up to 8 pages at submission and 6 pages at final submission in Conference Proceedings form, i.e. double column 10pt, through

Uploading of final paper is allowed only after regular rate registration.


IFAC paper style and layout:

Authors are invited to comply with IFAC paper style and layout, and also notice that only PDF files compliant with the IFAC Publications Requirements are acceptable for publication.

All information is available on the IFAC web site:





Copyright conditions:

The material submitted for presentation at an IFAC meeting (Congress, Symposium, Conference,
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.
Proceedings of the IFAC Congress, Symposia, Conferences and 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 and/or in hard copy. 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.