The SICE Annual Conference 2016, organized by the Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE), will be held September 20-23, 2016, at Tsukuba International Congress Center, Tsukuba, JAPAN. The technical program of SICE 2016 will consist of plenary and invited talks, tutorial courses, and workshops, as well as oral and interactive sessions.

Plenary Talks

Information about SICE2016 plenary talks
- Dr. Fabrizio Dabbene (Senior Researcher, CNR-IEIIT, Italy)
- Prof. Yoshiyuki Sankai (CEO, CYBERDYNE Inc., Prof., Univ. of Tsukuba, Japan)
- Prof. Takayuki Okatani (Prof., Tohoku Univ., Japan)

Technical Session
Special Session

Special Session: International Symposium on Smart Manufacturing and Industrial Network 2016
Date & time: 10:00-14:15, Sep. 23 (Fri), 2016
Place: Room A, Tsukuba Congress Center
(* Announcement at the SICE website)


Date: Thu, Sep 22, 2016
Time: 2a: 12:45 - 13:35, 2b: 13:45 - 14:35
See more instruction of poster presentation.

Workshops and Tutorials
Opening Ceremony

Date & Time: 10:00-10:15, Sept. 21 (Wed), 2016
Venue: Main Convention Hall, Tsukuba International Conference Center

Welcome Reception

Date & Time: 18:00-20:00, Sept. 20 (Tue), 2016
Venue: Multi-Purpose Hall, Tsukuba Congress Center (1F)


Date & Time: 19:00-21:00, Sept. 22 (Thu), 2016
Venue: Room Subaru, Okura Frontier Hotel Tsukuba

Award Ceremony & Closing

Date & Time: 17:30-18:00, Sept. 23 (Fri), 2016
Venue: Main Convention Hall, Tsukuba International Conference Center

SICE 2016 is pleased to organize a technical tour in Tsukuba area. Tour details are still evolving and will be updated here. Registration for the technical tour is handled through the conference registration system. Contact sice2016-secretariat(at) for information.

Late Breaking Posters

SICE2016 provides Late Breaking Poster Session as an opportunity to present recent results. 


In Japan, Asia or all over the world, there are many companies, universities and organizations, which are globally proud of their technologies, researches and products. The SICE AC 2016 committee organizes the special event of
    “Join us! Globally Respected Company!”
and provides it as the opportunities to introduce their pride (technologies, researches and products). The event is composed of exhibitions and technical presentations.

Call for Exhibition and Advertisement



Archive: Submission

Important Dates
March 31, 2016

Deadline of Proposal of Workshops and Tutorials (extended)

March 31, 2016

Deadline of Proposal of Organized Sessions (extended)

March 31, 2016

Deadline of Submission for Regular Papers(extended) and Position Papers (4/22)

June 1, 2016

Notification of Paper Acceptance (July 1, 2016: Submission of Final Camera-ready Papers)

SICE Annual Conference 2016
September 20-23, 2016
Tsukuba International Congress Center, Tsukuba, Japan
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