In 2023, International Russian Automation Conference was held on 10-16 of September in the city of Sochi. Due to the difficult epidemiological situation with coronavirus infection (COVID-19) and the difficulty of crossing borders between countries, the conference was held in a mixed format. Participants, at their will and where possible, could choose one of two formats of participation - the traditional face-to-face format or remotely via videoconference.o

    The conference was organized in 9 sections, including:
    1. Process Automation;
    2. Modeling and Simulation;
    3. Control Theory;
    4. Machine Learning, Big Data, Internet of Things;
    5. Flexible Manufacturing Systems;
    6. Industrial Robotics and Mechatronic Systems;
    7. Computer Vision;
    8. Industrial Automation Systems Cybersecurity;
    9. Diagnostics and Reliability of Automatic Control Systems;

    The program committee selected about 250 reports (see program) for participation in the conference. The conference was attended by scientists and practitioners from the following cities of Russia: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Belgorod, Blagoveshchensk, Vladivostok, Vladikavkaz, Vladimir, Volgograd, Grozny, Dubna, Ekaterinburg, Ivanovo, Innopolis, Irkutsk, Kazan, Kemerovo, Kirov, Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Korolev, Krasnoyarsk, Kursk, Lugansk, Magnitogorsk, Maykop, Makhachkala, Murom, Nalchik, Nizhnevartovsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Novocherkassk, Omsk, Orenburg, Penza, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Petrozavodsk, Rostov-on-Don, Ryazan, Samara, Saransk, Saratov, Sevastopol, Smolensk, Stavropol , Taganrog, Tomsk, Ulyanovsk, Ufa, Khabarovsk, Khanty-Mansiysk, Chelyabinsk, Shakhty, Yakutsk, Yaroslavl. There were representatives of foreign countries: UK, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Uzbekistan.

    Participants of the RusAutoCon2023 conference have the opportunity to free access to their papers, limited to 1-Feb-2024, at the following link:".