• URGENT: The virtual meeting rooms can be accessed by clicking the following Meeting IDs:
    (Tactic A) 968 2241 5228
    (Tactic 1) 829 9973 7457
    (Tactic 2) 509 7442 7398
    For details about the platform, please check the menu below Virtual Platform. The password for entering the meeting rooms will be notified by email.
  • URGENT: The Workshop proceedings can be downloaded here . The password for proceedings downloading will be notified by email.
    • The final program is now available. Please find it from the menu below Final Program.
    • A Workshop App is also available, from which the program, proceedings, and pdf files of papars presented in the Workshop, are all accessible. Check the menu below Workshop App.
  • We regret to inform that, due to the pandemic control and travel restriction amid the recent cases of COVID, the TDS 2021 organizing committees decide to hold the workshop as a fully VIRTUAL event during September 29-October 1, 2021. The virtual platform will be announced soon. We apologize for any inconveniences, and thank you for your understanding.

Student Best Paper Award

The TDS 2021 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the TDS 2021 Student Best Paper Award. The award is established by the IFAC Technical Committee 2.2. Linear Control Systems to recognize excellence in TDS papers whose primary contributor is a student. The selection for the award is based on the originality, clarity, and potential impact on practical applications of a paper presented in a TDS Workshop, and all student nominees are expected to present their paper at the TDS 2021, onsite or online.

The nomination for this award is open until August 15, 2021. Nominations must be made via ifac.papercept.net. To make a nomination, follow the link "Submit a Contribution to TDS 2021" on the main ifac.papercept.net page.


The primary author must be a student at the time of the TDS 2021 deadline for the initial paper submission. The nominated paper must have been accepted for presentation at the TDS 2021. Extended abstracts submitted to the Workshop are not eligible for nomination.


Nominations must be made by the student’s professor (advisor) and include paragraphs

  1. certifying that the nominee is the main author of the paper,
  2. certifying that the nominee was a student at the time of the TDS 2021 deadline for initial paper submission,
  3. containing a brief description of the contribution of the paper,
  4. explaining the main reason for nomination for the award, and
  5. providing the advisor’s contact information.
Nominations are limited to one paper per advisor. The nominee must present the paper at TDS 2021, either onsite or online. The finalists and winner of the award are decided by a committee organized by the IPC of the TDS 2021 workshop. The evaluation criteria are based on the quality of both paper and presentation.

Presentation of Award

The award will be announced and presented by the IFAC TC 2.2 Chair at TDS 2021 Award Ceremony.

The Award

The award recipient will receive a certificate and a complimentary student registration for the TDS 2021 workshop. Finalists will receive a complimentary student registration for the TDS 2021 workshop.