Paper Submissions

Paper Submissions

Two types of contributions will be accepted at CCA2024:

  • Regular papers must be between 4 (minimum) and 6 (maximum) pages in the final version. Regular papers will be peer-reviewed and published in IFAC Papers Online.
  • Extended abstracts are two pages, peer-reviewed,
    but not published.

All submissions must be made through

Submissions will open on 9 January 2024.


All articles must be prepared using the approved templates. Please use the links below:
MS Word template
LaTeX template

Copyright conditions:

“All publication material submitted for presentation at an IFAC-sponsored meeting (Congress, Symposium, Conference, Workshop) must be original and hence cannot be already published, nor can it be under review elsewhere. The authors take responsibility for the material that has been submitted. IFAC-sponsored conferences will abide by the highest standard of ethical behavior in the review process as explained on the Elsevier webpage (, and the authors will abide by the IFAC publication ethics guidelines (

PublicationEthicsGuidelines.pdf/view). Accepted papers that have been presented at an IFAC meeting will be published in the proceedings of the event using the open-access IFAC-PapersOrnLine series hosted on ScienceDirect ( To this end, the author(s) must grant exclusive publishing rights to IFAC under a Creative Commons license when they submit the final version of the paper. The copyright belongs to the authors, who have the right to share the paper in the same terms allowed by the end user license, and retain all patent, trademark and other intellectual property rights (including research data).