Student Best Paper Award


The Organizing Committee of the 1st IFAC Workshop on Control of Complex Systems, COSY 2022, is pleased to announce the IFAC COSY 2022 Student Best Paper Award.

The Student Best Paper Award is established by IFAC Technical Committee 2.2. "Linear Control Systems" to recognize the excellence of the papers whose primary contributor is a student.

The paper must be accepted for inclusion in COSY 2022 program and must be presented on site by the nominee.



The primary author must be a student at the time of COSY 2022 deadline for final paper submissions


Nomination Procedure

Nominations must be made by the student’s professor (advisor) and must

  1. certify that the nominee is the main author of the paper ;
  2. certify that the nominee is a student at the time of COSY 2022 deadline for final paper submission;
  3. provide a brief description of the contribution of the paper;
  4. motivate the nomination for the award;
  5. provide the advisor’s contact information.

Nominations are limited to one paper per advisor.

Nominations must be made via COSY 2022 submission wizard at Submission wizard (

The submission site will accept SBPA Nominations from August 15, 2022 to September 15, 2022.


Selection Procedure

The winner of the award is decided by a Committee organized by the IPC Chair/Co-Chair and the General Chair/Co-Chair of IFAC COSY 2022 workshop.

The selection for COSY 2022 SBPA is based on the originality, clarity, and potential impact on practical applications of the paper and on the quality of the presentation.


Presentation of the Award

The award will be announced and presented by the General Chair at the Conference Banquet.

The award recipient will receive the IFAC COSY 2022 BSPA certificate and a nice gift from the Conference Organizers.