The CCTA 2017 Student Best Paper Award is funded by the IEEE Control Systems Society (CSS) and has been established to recognize excellence in a CCTA paper whose primary contributor is a Student Member of the IEEE. Selection for the award is based on originality, clarity, and potential impact on practical applications of control.
EligibilityThe primary and first-listed author must be a student at the time of original submission, and must have a current IEEE membership for the year 2017. All finalists are required to attend the conference and present the paper in order to be eligible as a winner.
PrizeThe award recipient receives round trip (economy class) air fare and up to four conference-rate hotel-nights at the CCTA 2017. All finalists receive complementary student conference registrations for CCTA 2017.
Presentation of AwardThe winner will be announced by the CSS President at CCTA 2017 during the CSS Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, August 29, 5:30 PM. Each finalist will receive a certificate and the winner receives a plaque. For more information, click here or contact the CSS Chair of the CCTA Best Student-Paper Award committee, Alessandro Beghi (contact information is available on the provided link).