International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)
Fédération internationale pour la commande automatique
Internationaler Verband für Mess- und Automatisierungstechnik
Federación Internacional de Automatización
1957-09-12 Paris France
Founded 12 Sep 1957, Paris (France), following Automatic Control Congress, 27 Sep 1956, Heidelberg (Germany FR). Present constitution and by-laws adopted 2 Jul 1984, Budapest (Hungary); amended 1994, 2000, 2008 and 2017. Previously referred to in German as Internationaler Verband für Selbsttätige Regelung und Steuerung. Registered in accordance with Swiss law.
Promote science and technology of automatic control in all systems, whether for example, engineering, physical, biological, social or economic, in both theory and application.
Events2020-07-12 | Berlin, Germany – Triennial Congress
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