Symposium on Systems Theory in Data and Optimization

University of Stuttgart, Germany, Sep 30 – Oct 2, 2024​


The symposium will be hosted by  

University of Stuttgart

The University of Stuttgart, founded in 1829, stands for exceptional, world-acclaimed research and first-class teaching in one of Europe’s most vibrant industrial areas. The university is one of the leading technically oriented universities in Germany with global significance.

The university is home to 22.093 students and 5.507 employees. Following the „Stuttgarter Weg” (Stuttgart Way) means an interdisciplinary integration of engineering, natural sciences, humanities, management, economics and social sciences based on the fundamentals of cutting-edge research at a disciplinary level. Our vision is “Intelligent systems for a sustainable society”.

Institute for Systems Theory and Automatic 

The Institute for Systems Theory and Automatic Control was founded in 1999 with the aim to specially focus on the research areas systems theory and automatic control. It is part of the Department on Engineering Design, Production Engineering and Automotive Engineering at the University of Stuttgart. Research at the IST is characterised by a theoretic and methodological approach to problems related to systems theory and automatic control. The main focus therein lies on the development of cutting edge methods concerning the characterization, analysis and control of complex systems of different kinds.


General Chair​

Andrea Iannelli
IST, University of Stuttgart – Germany

General Co-Chair​

Frank Allgöwer
IST, University of Stuttgart – Germany

Program Chair​

Julian Berberich
IST, University of Stuttgart – Germany

International  Program Committee members:

  • Mahathi Anand
  • Nicola Bastianello
  • Ruggero Carli


  • Angela Fontan
  • Johannes Köhler
  • Michael Mühlebach
  • Anastasios Tsiamis
  • Henk van Waarde