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
Communications Affective Computing Agent-Based Modeling
Conflict Resolution Assistive Technology Artificial Immune Systems
Consumer/Industrial Applications Augmented Cognition Artificial Life
Control of Uncertain Systems Brain-based Information Biometric Systems and Bioinformatics
Cooperative Systems and Control Communications Computational Intelligence
Cyber-Physical Cloud Systems Companion Technologies Computational Life Science
Decision Support Systems Design Methods Cybernetics for Informatics
Discrete Event Systems Entertainment Engineering Evolutionary Computation
Distributed Intelligent Systems Human Factors Expert and Knowledge-Based Systems
Enterprise Information Systems Human Performance Modeling Fuzzy Systems and their Applications
Enterprise Architecture and Engineering Human-Computer Interaction Heuristic Algorithms
Fault Monitoring and Diagnosis Human-Machine Cooperation and
Hybrid Models of Neural Network,
Grey Systems Human-Machine Interface and
Fuzzy Systems and Evolutionary
Homeland Security Information Systems for
Image Processing/ Pattern Recognition
Infrastructure Systems and Services Information Visualization Information Assurance and Intelligent
Intelligent Green Production Systems Interactive Design Science and
Multimedia Computation
Intelligent Learning in Control Systems Interactive and Digital Media Intelligent Internet Systems
Intelligent Power and Energy Systems Kansei(sense/emotion) Engineering Knowledge Acquisition in Intelligent
Intelligent Power Grid Medical Informatics Machine Learning
Intelligent Transportation Systems Mental Models Machine Vision
Intelligent Vehicle Systems and Control Multimedia Systems Media Computing
Large-Scale System of Systems Multi-User Interaction Medical Informatics
Logistics Informatics and Industrial Resilience Engineering Neural Networks and their Applications
Security Systems Supervisory Control Optimization
Manufacturing Systems/Automation Systems Safety and Security  Self-Organization
Mechatronics Team Performance and Training
 Swarm Intelligence
Medical Mechatronics  User Interface Design
Micro and/or Nano Systems  Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems
Model-Based Systems Engineering  Wearable Computing
Quality/Reliability Engineering
Robotic Systems
Service Systems and Organizations
Smart Metering
Smart Sensor Networks
 System Modeling and Control
 System of Systems
 Systems Biology
 Technology Assessment

The mission of the Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society is to serve the interests of its members and the community at large by promoting the theory, practice, and interdisciplinary aspects of systems science and engineering, human-machine systems, and cybernetics. It is accomplished through conferences, publications, and other activities that contribute to the professional needs of its members.