Author Information


The Submission site is opened and the deadline is March 31st, 2022:


Two categories of contributions will be considered for oral presentation at TFMST 2022: Six (6) pages regular papers that will be published via the IFAC-PapersOnLine Proceedings Series and extended abstract that will not be published in the Proceedings. Contributions in both categories will undergo the peer review process.


Contributions need to follow the IFAC Author Guidelines and contributions should use the IFAC LaTeX or Word templates which can be downloaded from the following homepages:

IFAC LaTeX package

IFAC Word package


The registration website will open on June 28. Registration fees are as follows (in Canadian dollars):

Registration Website

Early (before July 8, 2022)Late (Before July 24th, 2022)
Regular in-person400 CND550 CND
Regular remote275 CND300 CND
Student in-person200 CND275 CND
Student remote150 CND200 CND


“All publication material submitted for presentation at an IFAC-sponsored meeting (Congress, Symposium, Conference, Workshop) must be original and hence cannot be already published, nor can it be under review elsewhere. The authors take responsibility for the material that has been submitted. IFAC-sponsored conferences will abide by the highest standard of ethical behavior in the review process as explained on the Elsevier webpage (, and the authors will abide by the IFAC publication ethics guidelines (

Accepted papers that have been presented at an IFAC meeting will be published in the proceedings of the event using the open-access IFAC-PapersOnLine series hosted on ScienceDirect ( To this end, the author(s) must grant exclusive publishing rights to IFAC under a Creative Commons license when they submit the final version of the paper. The copyright belongs to the authors, who have the right to share the paper in the same terms allowed by the end user license, and retain all patent, trademark and other intellectual property rights (including research data).”