Final Call for Papers

7-8 December 2017
South Africa

Submission deadline:
2 May 2017

Acceptance notification:
31 July 2017

Registration opens:
31 July 2017

Final papers due:
31 August 2017



Online registrations opens 31 July 2017.
Early registration ends 1 September 2017.

Read more about the programme

Conference Registration

Regular: R 6 000 (Early)  R 7 500 (Late)
Student: R 4 000 (Early)  R 5 000 (Late)

The regular and student registration include the submission of up to two contributions (full contribution, extended abstract, or poster), admission to all sessions of the conference, digital pre-prints, conference booklet, coffee breaks, lunches, welcome reception, and banquet dinner. Accompanying persons are welcome to attend the reception and the banquet dinner, but will be charged separately for these events.

Note, the registration fee needs to be paid prior to uploading the manuscript. Authors of contributions will need the paper number that was assigned by the PaperPlaza Submission system in order to receive voucher codes. Once the papers are accepted, these codes enable the upload of the final version.

Sponsorship is available for participants from Africa to cover the registration fee. Sponsorship for delegates intending to establish IFAC NMOs in Africa is available. Please enquire at

Registration payments should be made with a credit card and will be charged in Rands. Purchase orders, personal checks or cash will not be accepted. For payment options other than credit card, please contact:

Workshop Registration

Regular: R 2 500
Student: R 1 500

Prof Sirish Shah will be presenting a workshop at the conference venue on 6 December 2016 from 8:00 till 16:00. Details of the workshop will soon follow. Advance registration for the workshops will be done through the conference registration website.