The Chinese Automation Congress (CAC) is the biannual congress organized by Chinese Association of Automation. It has been successfully providing a platform for all Chinese control & automation professionals from both academy and industry to present and explore new developments in theory and application. The CAC2013 organized by the National University of Defense Technology, Central South University and Hunan University, and was successfully held in Changsha, Hunan Province, on November 7-8.
Prof. ZHOU Jianping, Chief Designer of China Manned Space Flight Project, Research Fellow HU Zhen, Deputy Chief Designer of Chinese 'Flood Dragon' submersible, gave the keynote speeches in the conference, 9 Congress speeches, 9 subjective speech meetings and 2 seminars were included. Over 1300 representatives from domestic universities and institutes participated in this event. Among them, there are 8 Academicians of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering, 12 IEEE,IFAC Fellows, 12 'Thousand Talent Program(Qianren Plan)' Scholars, 13 Chief Scientists of Major National Scientific Research 973 Plan, 29 'Yangtze River Scholar' Distinguished Professors, 51 award-winners of China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists and 6 National Funds of Excellent Young Scientists.