Call for Papers

We are pleased to invite you to the 2018 International Conference on Fuzzy Theory and Its Applications (iFUZZY2018) which will be held on November 14-17, 2018 at EXCO in Daegu, South Korea. iFUZZY2018 will provide all presenters and participants with a great opportunity to present and discuss the latest accomplishments, challenges, and future directions in the field of fuzzy theory and applications, and advanced intelligent systems and computing.


The symposium topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Fuzzy Theory
  • Fuzzy Applications
  • Fuzzy Logic Systems
  • Fuzzy Mathematics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Bioinformatics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Computing with Words
  • Data Mining and Big Data Analysis
  • Evolutionary Computation and Optimization
  • Hybrid Systems, Modeling and Simulation
  • Identification and Estimation
  • Industry 4.0
  • Information Fusion
  • Intelligent Manufacturing Systems
  • Intelligent Signal Processing
  • Intelligent Systems and Control
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
  • Robotics
  • Smart Car
  • Soft Computing
  • Vision and Sensors
  • Others
Important Dates
Proposal (Organized Session) July 1, 2018 August 5, 2018 (Final)
Paper Submission August 5, 2018 September 9, 2018 (Final)
Notification of Acceptance September 3, 2018 October 1, 2018 (Final)
Final Paper Submission September 30, 2018 October 20, 2018 (Final)
Early Bird (Online) Registration October 20, 2018 (Final)
Late Fee (Online and On-site) Registration Oct. 21-Nov. 17, 2018 (Final)
Conference November 14-17, 2018 (Final)



Daegu Metropolitan City is one of the largest city in South Korea with over 2.5 million residents. It is located in south-eastern of Korea about 290 kilometers and 90-110 minutes by high speed train (KTX or SRT) from Seoul and about 110 kilometers and 45 minutes from Busan. Daegu is also known as 쏛pple City and 쏷extile City, currently focusing on fostering fashion and high-tech industries. Attractions include 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites located in the vicinities.

Special Event: ROBEX2018 (

ROBEX2018 (The 7th Daegu International Robot Industry Expo.) will be held in the same place as iFUZZY2018 at the same time. iFUZZY2018 registrees will have free admission to ROBEX2018.

Paper Submission

There are two types of submissions for review and publication. These types of papers should be written in English and submitted in PDF format.

  • Paper for IEEE Xplore Digital Library
    Full paper no less than 4 pages of conference format must be submitted for review.
    Accepted papers of this type will be included the conference proceedings and will be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
  • Conference Proceedings-only Paper
    Full paper no less than 2 pages of conference format must be submitted for review.
    Accepted papers of this type will be included ONLY in the conference proceedings.
Organized Session

Prospective authors are encouraged to propose organized sessions related to the topics of interest. Organized sessions provide a forum for focused discussions on new and innovative technologies. Both oral and poster papers are accepted.

Special Issues

Some high-quality papers will be published in the special issue of International Journal of Fuzzy Systems (IJFS) with Impact Factor of 2.198. Other related journals including International Journal of Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Systems (IJFIS) will publish special issues based on the conference.

Symposium Secretariat (for any questions)

iFUZZY2018 Secretariat
Phone: +82-53-850-5811