Technical sponsor
1st IEEE International Conference
on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS-2018)
Saint‑Petersburg, RUSSIA, May 15‑18, 2018

Important Dates

  • November 19, 2017
    December 15, 2017
    Special Session proposals
  • December 22, 2017
    February 15, 2018
    Paper submission
  • February 28, 2018
    March 10, 2018
    Notification of acceptance
  • February 28, 2018
    March 15, 2018
    Tutorial proposals
  • March 10, 2018
    Recommended date for visa support letter (invitation) request
  • March 31, 2018
    Final paper submission
  • May 15, 2018
    Tutorial day
  • May 15-18, 2018
    Conference dates

ICPS 2018

24.06.18 ICPS 2018 at IEEE Xplore.

06.05.18 Technical tours are published.

25.04.18 Tutorials program is published.

23.04.18 Preliminary program is published.

16.04.18 Industry Forum program is published.

16.03.18 Registration is opened.

The 1st IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS 2018) to be held in beautiful Saint Petersburg, Russia, on May 15-18, 2018.

Accepted and presented papers will be copyrighted to IEEE and published in conference proceedings, which will be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore® Digital Library, once the requirements of an IEEE quality review are met. They will then be customarily indexed by EI Compendex.

ICPS 2018 will be the first of a new conference series that is organized by the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society.

The conference website is

English will be the official language of the Conference. No simultaneous translation will be provided.

Topics within the scope of the conference:

  • ICPS Architectures: Industry Architectures, Industry Standards, RAMI 4.0, Industrial IoT.
  • ICPS Technologies: Core Technologies, Interoperability, Communication Networks, Connectivity OT/IT, Semantics, Control, Security, IoT/IoS, Machine Learning, Autonomous Systems, Cloud-Fog Computing, Big/Smart Data, Security.
  • ICPS Engineering: Engineering Methods and Tools, Lifecycle Management, Integration, HMI, Safety, Engineering Systems of ICPS.
  • ICPS Applications: Smart Manufacturing, Robotics, Smart Cities, Energy / Smart Grid, Smart Living, Smart Framing, Mobility, Water Management, Mining, Oil & Gas, Intelligent Enterprise, Smart Transportation, Internet of Underwater Things, Smart Medical Systems
  • ICPS Management and Ecosystems: Innovation Management, Innovation Ecosystems, Visions/Roadmaps, Industry Digitalization, Strategies & Markets, Entrepreneurship.
  • ICPS Education and Social Aspects: Digital Society, Education, Lifelong ICPS Learning, ICPS Curricula, Future of Work, Social Aspects, Sustainability, Machine Ethics.

Conference site:

ITMO University, Saint-Petersburg, Lomonosova st., 9, 191002, Russia



The closing plenary of the conference will not be like a typical closing plenary. The conference hall will turn into the stage for the famous Karel Chapek's drama - Rossum's Universal Robots, produced by ITMO University teachers and students in English. A hot topic of AI is once again looked into by the young programmers and cyber-physical system experts-to-be, as they discuss the future of humankind. Light effects by ITMO Creative Lighting Design School.