International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)
Fédération internationale pour la commande automatique
Internationaler Verband für Mess- und Automatisierungstechnik
Federación Internacional de Automatización
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1957-09-12 Paris France
Founded 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, 2017 and 2020.
Promote science and technology of automatic control in all systems, whether for example, engineering, physical, biological, social or economic, in both theory and application.
Events2026 | Busan, Korea Rep – World Congress
2023-07-09 | Yokohama, Japan – World Congress
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General Assembly (every 3 years, at World Congress); Council; Technical Board; Conference Board; Publications Board; Committees; Secretariat.
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