Call for papers

Special Sessions

Keynote Speakers







Organized by
Zhejiang University Institute of Computing Innovation, China

Co-Sponsored by
IEEE SMC Society
CSCWD International Working Group
Zhejiang Sci
-Tech University, China

General Conference Chair
Gang Chen

General Conference Co-Chairs
Xiaoping Liu
Jano de Souza
Amy Trappey
Marco Borges
Yong Tang

Program Committee Co-Chairs
Weiming Shen
Jean-Paul Barthès
Junzhou Luo

Publication Chair
Jinghui Zhang

Special Session Chair
Haibin Zhu

Finance Chair / Treasurer
Kunkun Peng

Local Arrangement Chairs
Sai Wu
Jinfeng Gao

International Steering Committee

Jean-Paul Barthès
Junzhou Luo
Weiming Shen

Jinghui Zhang

Pedro Antunes
Marcos Borges
Kuo-Ming Chao
Jano de Souza
Susan Finger
Giancarlo Fortino
Liang Gao
Ning Gu
Anne James
Peter Kropf
Weidong Li
Xiaoping P. Liu
Xiaozhen Mi
Hugo Paredes
José A. Pino
Yanjun Shi
Amy Trappey
Chunsheng Yang
Yun Yang
Jianming Yong
Qinghua Zheng


SS9: Cyber-physical systems, Industry 4.0, and digital twins             


·   Organizers


Bosong Pan - panbsz@zjut.edu.cn, Yong Chen - cy@zjut.edu.cn, Chaobo Yan - chaoboyan@mail.xjtu.edu.cn, and Long Wen - wenlong@cug.edu.cn

·   Description/Abstract


With the advancement of data-acquisition systems, information technology (IT), and network technologies, manufacturing has entered the digital age. Against a background of digitalization, the manufacturing industry is facing global challenges with rapid advancements in digital technologies Cyber–physical systems (CPS), Industry 4.0 and digital twins (DTs) are taking a central position in new-generation intelligent manufacturing, which has resulted in the need for support of the innovation in related research areas.

The topics for the special session aim to focus on the novel research on the following aspects but are not limited to: the theories, models, methods, prominent technologies and applications of CPS, Industry 4.0 and DTs.