Wednesday, October 19

8:30 Registration
9:00 Inauguration:
Sr. Álvaro Rojas Marín, Rector of the University of Talca
Sra. Carolina Lagos, President of ACCA (Asociación Chilena de Control Automático)
9:10 Master Lecture:  Representative  Agro and Food Associations
9:30 Agro Food Sector Roundtable or Discussion Panel
10:30 coffee
11:00 Plenary I:  Intelligent Decision Making and Consesus, Prof. Dr. Enrique Herrera-Viedma, DECSAI - University of Granada, Spain Plenary II: New Developments for the Automatic Control of Spirits Distillation. Dr. Ricardo Pérez, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
12:00 Plenary III: All Electric Flight - technology requirements, progress to date and future prospects. Prof. Dr. Pat Wheeler, Head of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Nottingham, UK. Plenary  IV:  Robot skill learning for industrial robots.. Dr. Ismael Lopez-Juarez, Research Centre for Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV, México)
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Technical Session I: Power Systems I Technical Session II: Process Control I Technical Session III: Biomedical Engineering I Technical Session IV: Robotics I Technical Session V: Electrical Machinery I
15:30 coffee
16:00 Technical Session VII: Power Systems II Technical Session VIII: Process Control II Technical Session IX:  Agrofood I Technical Session X: Robotics II Technical Session XI: Software Engineering I
17:30 Technical Session XII: Power Systems III Technical Session XIII: Process Control III Technical Session XIV:    Agrofood II Technical Session XV: Robotics III Technical Session XVI:  Software Engineering II
19:00 Welcome cocktail

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   Thursday, October 20

8:30 Registration
9:00 Speeches:
Sr. Mario Fernández, International Programm Committee and Steering Commitee Chair
Sr. Claudio Tenreiro, Conference Co-President and Dean of Faculty of Engineering U. of Talca
9:10 Master Lecture:  Representative of the Ministry of Energy
9:30 Energy Sector Roundtable  or Discussion Panel
10:30 coffee
11:00 Plenary V: My Experience in Research: Topics of Interest, Trends, and Quality Publications, Dr. Enrique Herrera-Viedma, University of Granada, Spain Plenary   VI: New Configurations of Power Converters for Grid Interconnection of Renewable Energy Systems. Dr. Marco Rivera, Department of Industrial Technologies, Universidad de Talca, Chile.
12:00 Plenary VII:  Methodologies for solving complex multi-objective Combinatorial Problems in Engineering: an evolutionary approach. Prof. Dr. Yezid Donoso, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia. Plenary VIII:    Dealing with linear and non-linear time delays under Model Predictive Control of Power Electronic Inverters. Dra.  Galina Mirzaeva, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. The University of Newcastle Australia
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Technical Session XVII: Energy I  Technical Session XVIII: Power Electronics I Technical Session XIX: Computer Networks Technical Session XX:  Biomedical Engineering II Technical Session XXI: Computer vision
15:30 coffee
16:00 Technical SessionXXII: Energy II Technical Session XXIII: Control I Technical Session XIV: Communication I Technical Session XXV: Education I Technical Session XXVI:  Industrial Engineering I
17:30 Technical Session XXVII: Energy III Technical Session XXVIII:  Control II Technical Session XXIX: Communication II Technical Session XXX: Education II Technical Session XXXII:  Industrial Engineering II
20:00 Banquet IEEEICA/ACCA2016

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   Friday, October 21

8:30 Registration
9:00 Technical Session XXXIII:   Power Systems IV Technical SessionXXXIV: Power Electronics II Technical Session XXXV:   Artificial Intelligence Technical Session XXXVI:  Electrical Machinery II
10:30 Closure IEEE ICA / ACCA 2016
11:00 Tourist visit to Talca campus of the Universidad de Talca - Sculpture Park -Botanical Garden-
13:30 Lunch (in Talca)
15:00  17:00 Visit to the Center for Innovation and Research of Concha y Toro Vineyard (Pencahue-Talca)          Wine tasting (Limit 50 people) Visit to Industrial Plants (the rest of the interested people)
19:00 END of the Conference

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