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Call for Papers (Contributed Papers)

All submissions are handled via the PaperPlaza platform at This requires that every author has an account with the platform. Accounts can be registered with the PIN Wizard.

Format: All abstracts should be submitted according to IFAC guidelines, with a 4-page limit. Templates in Latex and Word are available here:

Proceedings of FOSBE 2022 meetings will be published online in partnership with Elsevier in the open access IFAC-PapersOnline series, hosted on the ScienceDirect web service, The web site provides open access to the full text of all reviewed papers accepted at FOSBE, and supports advanced searches based on paper attributes or content. 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). All publication material submitted for presentation 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 (

Important Dates

Papers must be submitted electronically no later February 7, 2022, via the web upload only. Submitted papers will undergo a peer review process, coordinated by the Program Chairs and the IPC. Authors will be notified by April 14, 2022. Accepted papers in final form must be received by the Publication Chair no later than June 6, 2022.

November 1, 2021 Call for Contributed Papers Opens
February 7, 2022 Contributed Paper Submission Deadline
May 1, 2022 Final Paper Submission Opens
June 6, 2022 Final Paper Submission Deadline
August 28, 2022 Conference Opening
Conference Chairs
Ioannis (Yannis) P. Androulakis
Rutgers University
Maria Klapa, Co-Chair
Foundation for Research & Technology - Greece
National Organizing Committee Co-Chair
Eduardo Sontag
Northeastern University
National Organizing Committee Co-Chair - Industry
Cynthia J. Musante
International Organizing Committee Co-Chair
Eva Balsa Canto
National Spanish Research Council
International Organizing Committee Co-Chair - Industry
Benjamin Riba
Conference Publication Chair
Daniel Howsmon
University of Texas
Conference Information Center
Robin Craven
Conference Manager