The 1st MACE Research Symposium (MaRS) - Frontier Technologies for Industry Application, will be held at the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 12 – 13, 2018. The conference is organized by Malaysian Society for Automatic Control Engineers (MACE) co-organized by Universiti Sabah Malaysia (UMS), and technically co-organized by Centre for Artificial Intelligence & Robotics (CAIRO), Underwater, Control and Robotics Group
(UCRG), Artificial Intelligence Research Unit (AiRU), Robotics and Industrial Automation (RIA), Automation and Robotics Group (Aurob), and Control System and Signal Processing (CSSP).

MaRS focuses on both theory and applications mainly covering the topics of motion control, process control, automation, robotics for services, rehabilitation, manufacturing, underwater technologies, and computer vision. In addition to the technical sessions, there will be keynote
speeches and tutorial sessions.

MaRS aims to serve as a platform for academics, researchers, experts, industrial practitioners and other relevant stakeholders in the dissemination of such new knowledge. MaRS 2018 is the first debut of the symposium series in South East Asia. We are delighted to invite you to participate in MaRS 2018.

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Important Dates

Draft paper submission deadline:2018-08-31

Abstract submission deadline:2018-08-31

Author guidelines

All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. 

Topics of submission

  • Motion Control
  • Automation
  • Robotics
  • Vision
  • Process control
  • Emerging technologies
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Additive manufacturing


General Chair
Mohd Rizal Arshad

Program Chair
Hazlina Selamat

Organizing Chairs
Muralindran Mariappan

Publicity Chair
Chong Shin Horng

Local Arrangement Chairs
Shanorbanum Sahran
Nenny Ruthfalydia

Publication Chairs
Mohd Khair Hassan
Norashikin M Thamrin


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