The 2016 American Control Conference will be held Wednesday through Friday, July 6–8 at the award-winning Boston Marriott Copley Place, centrally located in the Back Bay district of downtown Boston, MA. The conference venue is connected to the Copley Place Mall with lots of shops, restaurants, and a large grocery store, as well as within minutes of the historic sites like Trinity Church, Boston Common and the Public Garden, Kenmore Square, Beacon Street, and Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox. Other sites like Harvard Square, MIT, Faneuil Hall, the Freedom Trail, the Bunker Hill Monument, and the New England Aquarium are easily accessible via Boston's famous subway, "The T".
The ACC is the annual conference of the American Automatic Control Council (AACC, the U.S. national member organization of the International Federation for Automatic Control (IFAC)). National and international society co-sponsors of ACC include American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Applied Probability Society (APS), IEEE Control Systems Society (IEEE-CSS), International Society of Automation (ISA), Society for Modeling & Simulation International (SCS), and Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics (SIAM).
The ACC is internationally recognized as a premier scientific and engineering conference dedicated to the advancement of control theory and practice. The ACC brings together an international community of researchers and practitioners to discuss the latest findings in automatic control. The 2016 ACC technical program will comprise several types of presentations in regular and invited sessions, tutorial sessions, and special sessions along with workshops and exhibits. Submissions are encouraged in all areas of the theory and practice of automatic control.
The 2016 ACC Operating Committee invites the worldwide participation of all those interested in the theory and practice of automatic control systems. Welcome to Boston!