The 2014 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation (ICMA 2014) will take place in Tianjin, China from August 3 to August 6, 2014.

Organized Sessions: Proposals with the title, the organizers, and a brief statement of purpose of the session must be submitted to an OS Chair by March 30, 2014. An invited session consists of at least four papers that must be electronically submitted for review using the same procedure for contributed papers.

Contributed Papers: All papers must be submitted in PDF format prepared strictly following the IEEE PDF Requirements for Creating PDF Documents for IEEE Xplore®. The standard number of pages is 6 and the maximum page limit is 8 pages with extra payment for the two extra pages. See detailed instructions in the conference web site. All paper accepted by IEEE ICMA 2014 will be indexed by EI and included in IEEE Xplore®.

Extensions of selected papers will be published in a regular or a special issue of the following journals:

Important Dates:
March 20, 2014 April 12, 2014(US Pacific Time) Full papers and organized session proposals
May 1, 2014 Proposals for tutorials and workshops
May 15, 2014 Notification of paper and session acceptance
June 1, 2014 Submission of final papers in IEEE
PDF format for detailed up-to-date information, please visit " Prepare Paper Submission ".

General Chair: Program Chair:
Prof. James K. Mills Prof. Yili Fu
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, State Key Laboratory of Robotics and System, Harbin Institute of Technology,
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA, M5S 3G8 Harbin, Heilongjiang 150080, CHINA
Tel: +1-416-978-2454, Fax: +1-416-978-7753 Tel: +86-451-86403679, Fax: +86-451-86403875
The Robotics Society of Japan The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers Japan Society for Precision Engineering The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers Harbin Engineering University University of Electro-Communications University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Changchun University of Science and Technology