The 8th International Conference on technical informatics CONTI 2008
Timisoara, Romania
(5-6 June 2008)

General Chairman

Prof.Dr. Octavian Prostean

Dean of Faculty of Automation and Computers, UPT, Timisoara, Romania

Program Chairman

Prof.Dr. Gheorghe-Daniel Andreescu, UPT, Romania

National Organising Board

Prof.Dr. Octavian Prostean
Prof.Dr. Stefan Preitl
Prof.Dr. Vladimir Cretu
Prof.Dr. Toma-Leonida Dragomir
Prof.Dr. Radu-Emil Precup
Prof.Dr. Mircea Popa
Prof.Dr. Mircea Stratulat
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Ioan Silea
Prof.Dr. Marius Crisan
Prof.Dr. Gheorghe-Daniel Andreescu
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Dan Pescaru


"Politehnica" University of Timisoara (UPT)
Faculty of Automation and Computers
Bd. V. Parvan 2
RO-300223 Timisoara
Phone: +40256 403245, 403211
Fax: +40256 403214

IEEE-Romania Section
Faculty of Automation and Computers, "Politehnica" University of Timisoara

In cooperation with:

ASTR - Technical Academy of Science, Romania
SRAIT - Romanian Society of Control Engineering and Technical Informatics

are pleased to announce

The 8th International Conference on technical informatics CONTI 2008
Timisoara, Romania

Contributers are invited in the following topics:

1. Control engineering: theory and applications
2. Modeling, identification and parameter estimation
3. Linear and nonlinear systems. Adaptive control
4. Intelligent control
5. Optimization. Numerical methods. Theory and applications
6. Mechatronics and Robotics
7 Applied informatics in industry
8. Biomedical informatics
9. Computer networks
10. Software development. Tools and applications
11. Embedded Systems
12. Computer architectures, reliability and testing
13. Distributed and real-time systems
14. Artificial intelligence
15. Databases
16. Education. Lifelong-learning and e-learning
Paper submission

The length of each paper should be 4 or 6 pages. Please follow carefully the Instructions for authors and prepare the final papers (camera ready) as MS Word files.

The first page should contain title, author’s name, affiliation and address, fax number and e-mail address, as well as a brief abstract and 6 – 8 keywords (see the Instructions for Authors).

Detailed format information for the preparation of the camera-ready version will be provided after paper selection; however, please find attached an PDF file containing the Instructions for Authors.

Working language is English. Exhibitors are welcome.


February, 25, 2008:
Proposals of special sessions.

March 03, 2008: Submission of regular papers (of 4 or 6 pages) as pdf files, together with the completed pre-registration forms.

April 21, 2008: Notification of acceptance and further details.

May 05, 2008: Camera-ready version of the accepted papers (as MS Word files) and registration form.

About Timisoara and conference site

The city of Timisoara - one of the most important industrial, social, scientific and cultural centers of the county. Timis county has two cities (Timisoara and Lugoj), 5 towns (Buzias, Deta, Faget, Jimbolia and Sanicolau Mare) as well as 76 communes with 310 villages.

Our city can be rightfully defined as a crossroads of ethnic cultures and traditions enjoying an impressive cultural heritage.
For centuries have minorities peacefully lived together in Timisoara: Germans
(19, 000) , Hungarians( the most numerous minority in Timisoara), Serbs(11, 000), Slovaks, Bulgarians, Jews.

The conference will be held at Faculty of Automation and Computers Bd. V. Parvan 2, 300-223,Timisoara Romania