Welcome to ETFA’2017, Held in Limassol, Cyprus

The ETFA conference is the largest IEEE-sponsored event committed to promoting emergent technologies in industrialized automation. This conference has evolved since the first edition was held 92 in Melbourne, Australia.

It has now become one of most important IEEE conferences that is dedicated to industrial and factory automation that present new research results of emerging technologies that are applied in different areas of industrial automation. The conferences also provides a discussion forum made up of professionals in the academia field and industry alike.

The content of the ETFA conference series shows a rapid growth of the industrial automation industry and the ever rising impact of the research and development within the field.

Since 1992, the conferences have had the previlage to be hosted by some of the leading academia and research institutions that include, University of California at Los Angeles, University of Hawaii, University of Tokyo, INRIA-France, University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Czech Republic University of Prague, Helmut-Schmidt University (Hamburg), University of Patras, Universitat de les Illes Balears, University of Luxembourg, and Paul Sabatier University (Toulouse), just to mention a few.