The 2018 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC2018) will be held in Miyazaki, Japan.

SMC2018 is the flagship conference of the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society. It provides an international forum for researchers and practitioners to report up-to-the-minute innovation and development, summarize the state-of-the-art, and exchange ideas and advances in all aspects of systems science and engineering, human machine systems, and cybernetics.

The theme of the conference is
“The Making of a Human-Centered Cyber World”

You are invited to participate and submit your contributions to SMC2018. The areas of interest include (but are not limited to) the following topics:

Systems Science & Engineering Human-Machine Systems Cybernetics
Systems modeling Assistive Technology Agent-Based Modeling
Systems analysis Augmented Cognition Artificial Immune Systems
Formal methods Brain-based Information Communications Artificial Life
Simulation Design Methods Biometrics
Validation and verification Entertainment Engineering Computational Intelligence
Engineering lifecycle
(definition,  development, and deployment) 
Human-Computer Interaction Computational Life Science
Human Factors Evolutionary Computation
Systems management Human Performance Modeling Expert Systems
Systems engineering processes Human-Machine Cooperation Fuzzy Systems
(single objective and multiobjective)
Human-Machine Interface and Communications Image and Signal Processing
 Hierarchy of systems Web intelligence and interaction  Knowledge-Based Systems
Interaction  Information Visualization Information Assurance
Agent and multi-agent systems Information Systems for Design/Marketing Intelligent Multimedia Processing
Collaboration Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems intelligent Internet Systems
Game theory and applications Interactive and Digital Media Knowledge Acquisition
Conflict resolution Interactive Design Science & Engineering Machine Learning
Consensus Kansei (sense/emotion) Engineering Machine Vision
Distributed systems Medical Informatics Medical Informatics
Fault tolerance Multimedia Systems Neural Networks
Production systems Multi-User Interaction Optimization
Decision support architectures Resilience Engineering Pattern Recognition
Asset allocation Supervisory Control Self-Organization
Social networks Safety Smart Environment
Recommender systems Team Performance and Training Systems Swarm Intelligence
Robotic Systems User Interface Design
Wearable Computing

The Making of a Human-Centered Cyber World