Welcome !

2021 8th International Conference on Automation and Logistics (ICAL 2021) will be held during June 3-5, 2021 in Chongqing, China. It is co-sponsored by School of Automation, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China, and Beijing Institute of Control Robots and Intelligent Technology (BICRI). ICAL is one of the leading international conferences dealing with all aspects of automation and logistics. It offers an opportunity for professionals and users to investigate innovative ideas and outcomes, and to exchange experiences on various aspects of related fields. Novel research in all practical areas of automation is sought. Submissions from academia, government, and industry are encouraged.

2021年第八届自动化与物流国际会议 (ICAL 2021)将于2021年6月3-5日在中国重庆举行。该会议由重庆邮电大学自动化学院和中科控机智能科技研究院联合支持举办。本次会议将安排主旨报告,特邀报告,以及数个专题讨论。欢迎业内人士踊跃投稿,希望能在重庆与您相会, 共同参与 ICAL 2021!

Submission & Publication

Proceedings | 会议论文集

All full paper submissions will be peer reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical and/or research content/depth, correctness, contributions, readability and relevance to conference.
All accepted papers will be included into
ICAL 2021 Conference Proceedings, which will be published in the International Conference Proceedings Series by ACM, which will be archived in  ACM Digital Library, and indexed by EI Compendex, Scopus, and submitted to be reviewed by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI Web of Science).

The ISBN number assigned to ICAL 2021 is 978-1-4503-9010-1



Multiple Submission Policy | 投稿要求

ICAL will not accept any paper which, at the time of submission, is under reviewing, is accepted for publication, or has already been published in another conference or journal. Authors are also expected not to submit their papers elsewhere during the reviewing period. Submitted papers are expected to contain original work executed by the authors with adequate, proper and scholarly citations to the work of others. It is the job of the authors to clearly identify both their own contribution(s) and also published results / techniques on which they depend or build. Reviewers are charged to ensure these standards are met.

Submission Guideline | 投稿方式

The official language is English. The submitted paper should be no less than full 8 pages and prepared carefully according to the Conference Template. Welcome you to submit full paper or abstract by Electronic Submission System. (http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ical2021).

  • Abstract Submission: oral presentation only; will not be published.

  • Full Paper Submission: presentation required; will be published.


Key Information


  • Submission Deadline: Before April 10th, 2021 April 25th, 2021 (Final Call!)
  • Notification Date: on May 8th, 2021
  • Author's Registration: Before May 13th, 2021
  • Conference Dates: June 3-5, 2021.

Call for Speakers | 主讲人邀请

If you are interested in being an invited speaker, to share your ideas in the feild of Automation and Logistics, you are welcome to join us! Please email your CV to us at ical_conf@academic.net.

Conference Venue | 会议地点

ICAL 2021 will be held in Chongqing, China.

Co-located Workshop: CTCE 2021: www.ctce.net.

Program Preview | 会议日程

  • June 3, 2021: Registration and Conference kits collection
  • June 4, 2021: Keynote Speeches, plenary speeches and Technical Sessions
  • June 5, 2021: Academic Visit / Tour

Call for Reviewers | 委员会邀请

Experts in the area of Automation and Logistics are welcome to join the conference as reviewer. Send your CV to: ical_conf@academic.net.

Contact us | 联系方式

For any queries, please mail to Conference coordinator Ms. Zoe WU
E-mail: ical_conf@academic.net
Tel: +86-28-6302-3585 / +86-19130670943

Are you interested in becoming a Listener?

If you have any question about listener registration, please contact ical_conf@academic.net.